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12/30: Latest Lists of Protest Worldwide Against Israeli Attacks on Gaza!

by Lee Siu Hin - Immigrant Solidarity Network Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2008 at 8:01 PM (213)403-0131 Los Angeles, CA USA

Over 60 protests will be schedule at the U.S. and the World on Tuesday December 30 and the following week!

ACTIONS AGAINST MASSACRE! 12/30: Latest Lists of Protest Worldwide Against Israeli Attacks on Gaza!

Palestine Watch - Projects of Peace NO War Network

Over 60 protests will be schedule at the U.S. and the World on Tuesday December 30 and the following week!

**Please send us your protest information to:

**The list at alphabetical order, in case of any changes/errors please make sure to contact the event organizer for any changes before you go to the action!

12/28: Talking Points - The Gaza Crisis (Institute for Policy Studies)
If we are serious about ending this carnage, this time, we have no choice but to try to analyze, try to figure out what caused this most recent massacre, how to stop it, and then how to continue our work to end the occupation, end Israel's apartheid policies, and change U.S. policy to one of justice and equality for all


**Lists of Protests from Around the Country**

Albuquerque, NM (12/30)

Tuesday, December 30 12 noon - 2:00 pm
New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science: 1801 Mountain Rd, NW (in Old Town)
Called by Stop the War Machine
Contact: 505-401-4808,

Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Pete V. Domenici Federal Courthouse: 333 Lomas Blvd. NW
Sponsored by a coalition of many groups, led by the Middle East Peace & Justice Alliance
Contact: 505-842-0535


Ann Arbor, MI (12/30)

Tuesday, December 30 12 noon - 1:00 pm
Federal Building: Liberty and Fifth Ave.
Sponsored by the Ann Arbor Coalition Against the War


Baltimore, MD (12/30)

Tuesday, December 30 4:00-5:00 pm
War Memorial Plaza: N. Gay & E. Lexington Streets


Bellingham, WA (12/30)

Tuesday, December 30 12 noon
Federal Building: corner of Magnolia and Cornwall
Organized by members of the local peace community


Boston, MA (12/30, 12/31)

Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Consulate General of Israel: 20 Park Plaza
(Green Line to Arlington Stop)
Contact: 857-334-5084,

Wednesday, December 31, 2:00PM
Copley Square
Contact: Boston Coalition for Palestinian Rights, , (617) 491-2313


Buffalo, NY (12/30)

Tuesday, December 30, 2008
4:30pm - 5:30pm
Elmwood Ave & Bidwell Pkwy
Buffalo, NY

LDG, Organization of Arab Students, United Nations SA


Cincinnati, OH (1/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Clifton Ave & Martin Luther King Dr W
Contact: 513-484-9116


Colorado Springs, CO (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30
4:30-5:30 pm
Meet downtown at Acacia Park, corner of Nevada Ave and Bijou St
Sponsored by a PROTEST COLORADO antiwar coalition.
Contact: 719.460.2836,


Columbia, SC (12/31)
Carolina Peace Resource Center and the Muslim Student Association at the University of South Carolina will join Columbia Women in Black at their Wednesday Vigil for Peace at 5:00 pm, December 31, in front of the State Capitol building at Gervais and Main Streets.
Phone: (803) 446-2772


Dallas, TX (12/30)
Tuesday December 30 12:00 noon - 3:00 pm
Grassy Knoll near Kennedy Museum, Elm St.
Contact: Raed Sbeit 214-798-7624, OR Obaida Hitto 214-274-1687,


Dallas, TX (1/2/09)
Friday, January 2, 2009 3:30pm - 6:00pm
Downtown Dallas
1100 Commerce St.
Dallas, TX


Dearborn, MI (12/30)
The Congress of Arab American Organizations (CAAO) calls on all community members to participate in:
Human chain protest will be held on Warren Avenue
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 at 4:00 PM.
Gathering at corner of Warren and Chase in Dearborn.
Following the protest a memorial service will be held at:
Byblos Banquet Hall, 7258 Chase Road in Dearborn
5:15 PM - 6:30 PM.
For more information, please contact Delia Habhab at 313-581-1201, or .


Denver, CO (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 3:00-6:00 pm
West side of the Capitol (Colfax & Broadway)
Colorado Palestine Solidarity Campaign, The Islamic center of Colorado, The Al-Mahdi Youth Foundation of Colorado, and other Muslim organizations, Friends of Sabeel-Colorado, Colorado Muslim Council, MAS Freedom Foundation- Colorado Chapter, Colorado Progressive Jewish News, other groups
For more information: 303-829-5848


Flint, MI (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 1:00-3:00 PM
Gather at University of Michigan-Flint Pavilion: 303 S Saginaw St


Fort Lauderdale, FL (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Federal Building: 299 E. Broward Blvd.
Contact: 954-707-0155 ,


Honolulu, HI (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:00-6:00 pm
Prince Kuhio Federal Building: 300 Ala Moana Blvd. (near the Ewa end of the building)
Sponsored by Friends of Sabeel—Hawaii


Houston, TX (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:00-5:30 pm
Gather at Mandell Bridge (Mandell St. at Hwy. 59)
Contact: 713-771-9439,


Kalamazoo, MI (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4-5 downtown in front of the Federal Building on Michigan Avenue.

The Kalamazoo Non-Violent Opponents to War, KNOW, the Kalamazoo Women in Black, WIB, and other peace minded groups and community members.

Contact: Shadia Kanaan KNOW and WIB


Knoxville, TN (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 12:00 noon ET
Duncan Federal Building: corner of Cumberland and Locast, downtown
Sponsored by Knoxville Area Women In Black
For more information call: Brenda Bell-865-681-4588, Carol Nickle-865-523-0203
(Women In Black meets at this same time and place every Tuesday in Knoxville)


Los Angeles, CA (12/30)
Los Angeles-1
Tuesday, December 30 4:30 pm
Israeli Consulate: 6380 Wilshire Blvd.
Contact: 213-251-1025 ,

Los Angeles-2
Tuesday, Dec. 30, 3-5:30 PM
LA Jews for Peace in a Demonstration to Protest the Israeli Siege of Gaza
Westwood Federal Building (Wilshire & Veteran; 3-hour visitor parking in the Federal Building lot).


Louisville, KY (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 12 noon
Federal Building: 6th and Broadway
Sponsored by Louisville Committee for Peace in the Middle East


Minnesota (12/30)
Protests at Senator Amy Klobuchar and Congressman Keith Ellison's offices
Tuesday December 30th
10 am-closing

No "holding their feet to the fire" but instead hold them accountable.
U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar
Office of Senator Klobuchar


1200 Washington Avenue South, Suite 250
Minneapolis, MN 55415
Main Line: 612-727-5220
Main Fax: 612-727-5223
Toll Free: 1-888-224-9043

Rochester Office
1134 7th Street NW
Rochester, MN 55901
Main Line: 507-288-5321
Fax: 507-288-2922

Moorhead Office
121 4th Street South
Moorhead, MN 56560
Main Line: 218-287-2219
Fax: 218-287-2930

Iron Range Office
Olcott Plaza, Suite 105
820 9th Street North
Virginia, MN 55792
Main Line: 218-741-9690

Keith Ellison office
Minneapolis office is located at:
2100 Plymouth Ave North
Minneapolis, MN 55411

For directions you can call our office, 612-522-1212


New Brunswick, NJ (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:00-6:00 pm
Gather at corner of Albany and George Streets


New Haven, CT (12/31)
Wednesday, December 31 12 noon
Federal Building: 141 Church St. (between Chapel and Elm St)
Sponsored by Middle East Crisis Committee, ANSWER-CT and other local organizations
Contact: 203-606-0319,


New York, NY (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Israeli Consulate: 800 2nd Ave (b/w 42nd and 43rd Sts)
Contact: 212-694-8720 ,

New York, NY (1/3/09)
Saturday January 3 at 1:00 P.M.
Protest for Gaza: Join al-Awda in Dag Hammarskjold Plaza at the U.N. Or call IAC. Details have been promised to come soon.
(directions at bottom)

Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, opposite U.N. General Assembly Building, along entire block of E.47th St. between First Ave. & Second Ave.:
= > TRAINS: #6 to 51 St. (at Lex Av.); #4, 5, 7, S to Grand Central-42nd St.; E, V (but not F) to Lexington Av. (at 53rd St.).
= > BUSES: M15 via 1st & 2nd Aves.; M42 via 42nd St.; M104 via Broadway & 42nd St.; M27 or M50 both via 50th St.; 3rd Av. buses.
= > NYC suggests BIKING 1st & 2nd Aves., 40th St., 48th St., 51st St., East River path to 37th St. exit or to 63rd St. exit, Hudson River Greenway to 48th St. exit.


Northampton, MA (1/3/09)
Saturday, January 3 12 noon
Courthouse on Main Street


Ocala, FL (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 12 noon
Gather near the Ocala Lockheed facility, located in the southeast quadrant of the county just off Maricamp Road (route 464) near Emerald and Oak Sponsored by Marions for Peace, CFCC students and Iraqi veterans against the war.


Philadelphia, PA (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 3:30 pm
City Hall at 15th and locust
Contact: 215-724-1618,
Sponsored by International Action Center


Phoenix, AZ (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30, 2008 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Light Rail station at Thomas and Central Phoenix, AZ
The End The War Coalition and CODEPINK


Portland, OR (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
Gather at 4:30 and Rally 5:00 pm
Federal Building, Downtown Portland, SW 3rd & Madison

This emergency action is being organized by Americans United for Palestinian Human Rights and the Portland Peaceful Response Coalition. The action is endorsed by American Jews for a Just Peace, International Socialist Organization, War Resisters League Portland, Oregon Community of War Tax Resistance, Pacific Green Party, American Friends Service Committee, Sean Slattery Chapter of Veterans For Peace, Living Earth, and others.


Rochester, NY (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:00-5:00 pm
Federal Building, State Street
Contact: , 585-271-2678


San Diego, CA (12/30)
Tuesday 12/30 starting 4 PM
The Federal Building in San Diego


San Francisco, CA (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
Israeli Consulate:456 Montgomery St.
Contact: 415-821-6545 ,


Santa Rosa, CA (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:30 pm
Courthouse Square: Santa Rosa Avenue downtown
Sponsored by the Board of the Peace and Justice Center of Sonoma County


Seattle, WA (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:00 pm
Federal Building: 915 2nd Ave
Initiated by Voices of Palestine

Seattle, WA (1/3/09)
Saturday, January 3 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm
Westlake Park: 4th and Pine
Initiated by Voices of Palestine


Sioux Falls, SD (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 10:00-11:00 am
Federal Building: 12th & Phillips


Tacoma, WA (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:00 pm
In front of the Courthouse at Pacific Avenue and 19th Street.
Protesters are asked to bring signs, candles, and flashlights


Tampa, FL (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:30 pm
N Dale Mabry Hwy and W Spruce St.


Washington DC (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 4:30 pm
State Department: 22nd St & C St NW
Contact: 202-544-3389 x14,

Washington DC (1/9/09)
Friday, January 9, 12:00PM
Lafayette Square and march to Upper Senate Park
Contact: National Association of Muslim Women,


Youngstown, OH (12/29, 12/30)
Monday, December 29 5:00-9:00pm
Arab American Community Center: 15 Belgrade Ave, Youngstown, OH 44505 (off Belmont between Gypsy & Colonial)
Sponsored by the Arab American Community Center of Greater Youngstown

Tuesday, December 30 1:00 - 3:00pm
Thomas D. Lambros Federal Bldg & U.S. Courthouse: 125 Market Street, Youngstown, OH 44503
Sponsored by the Arab American Community Center of Greater Youngstown


**International Protests**


Vienna (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 10:00-11:00 am
Israeli Embassy: Anton Frank Gasse/ Corner Weimarer Gasse, 1180 Vienna
Sponsored by Women in Black Vienna and Jewish voice for Peace in the Middle East

Tuesday, December 30 3:00 pm
St. Stephen's Square
Vienna 1, Austria
Stephansplatz, 1010 Vienna
Sponsored by Women in Black Vienna and various other groups



London (12/30, 12/31, 1/1/09)
Outside Israeli Embassy, Kensington High Street, London, W4.

Outside Israeli Embassy

Outside Israeli Embassy
(Nearest tube: Kensingston High Street (turn right out of tube station and walk along the main road.)

London (1/2/09)
FRIDAY 2 JANUARY 2 - 4 pm.
Outside the Egyptian Embassy, 26 South Street, London, W1K 1DW.
Call for Egypt to open the border immediately.

London (1/3/09)
Nearest tube Westminster.
Called by Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Stop the War Coalition, British Muslim Initiative and many other organisations.
T: 020 7278 6694

Nottingham (12/30)
Tuesday 30 December 12 noon, Market Square

Southampton (12/30)
Tuesday 30 December 12 to 2pm, West Quay Entrance, High Street

Portsmouth (1/3/09)
Saturday 3 January 11am, Guildhall Square
Organised by Portsmouth Network for a Just Settlement of the Arab-Israeli Conflict, and Portsmouth Stop the War Coalition

Hull (1/3/09)
Saturday 3 January,11am. Queen Victoria Square.



Florence (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 5:30 pm
Via Martelli
Sponsored by Comunita' Palestinese in Toscana, Associazione de Amicizia Italo/Palestinese, Comitato Fiorentino Fermiamo la Guerra



Blois (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 3:00 pm
Blois (41000) in front of the Prefecture

Paris (12/29 - ?)
General mobilization headquarters for Gaza with a tent for mourning and protesting
Location: Fontaine des Innocents, Châtelet-les Halles
Begins Monday, December 29 at 5:00 pm
Continues: daily from 10:00 am until 10:00 pm (except during the demos) until the end of the criminal operations of the Israeli army.

Paris (12/30)
Tuesday, December 30 6:00 pm
Gathering at the corner of bd Montparnasse and rue de Rennes, then walking in the direction of the Quai d'Orsay.
Sponsored by the Palestine Collectif, representing Americans Against the War-France

Paris (1/3/09)
Saturday, January 3 3:00 pm
walking from the Place de la République towards the Israeli Embassy
Sponsored by the Palestine Collectif, representing Americans Against the War-France



Mexico City (12/30)
December 30 NOON
In front of the Israeli Embassy
Sponsored by Coordinadora Mexicana de Solidaridad con Palestina



Amsterdam (12/31)
Wednesday, December 31 2:00-3:00 pm
Gather at Het Plein (in front of parliament building), march towards U.S. and Israeli Embassies
Voor de Tweede Kamer op het Plein
Vanuit de Tweede Kamer zullen wij massaal richting de Amerikaanse ambassade lopen en vervolgens eindigen bij de Israëlische ambassade.

DenHaag (The Hague) (12/31)
Wednesday, December 31 2:00 pm
Gather in front of the (Tweede kamer), march toward the U.S. Embassy, end at the Israeli Embassy
Organized by youth organizations and the Hague Peace Platform HVP and is supported by the Netherlands Palastine commitee (NPK)



Glasgow (1/3/09)
Saturday 3 January 12 noon. Outside Lloyds TSB St Vincent Street then assemble for demo at Blytheswood Square 2pm

Edinburgh (1/3/09)
Saturday 3 January 12 noon.
Foot of the Mound, Princes Street



Cardiff (12/31)
Wednesday, December 31 5:00-6:00 pm
Nye Bevan's statue, Queen St., Cardiff
Sponsored by CND Cymru, Palestine Solidarity Cymru

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