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Sabeel’s Alternative Assembly

Over 200 international activists will be in Palestine, February 21-24, 2001 to take part in Sabeel’s Alternative Assembly “Speaking Truth, Seeking Justice”. Over 200 international activists will be in Palestine, February 21-24, 2001 to take part in Sabeel’s Alternative Assembly “Speaking Truth, Seeking Justice”. They will hear updates on the current situation, visit and stand in solidarity with Palestinians in the West Bank, and witness the effects of the occupation. Aware that many others are unable to attend due to the political instability in the country and other constraints, Sabeel is making the following assembly presentations available online, with the help of Father Labib Kobti and Al-Bushra online. To participate in the assembly online, go to Sabeel’s website www.sabeel.org. Daily updates and photos will be added to www.sabeel.org throughout the assembly. Wednesday, 21 February, 2001 – Day One: A Day in Solidarity 9:00a-10:30a Opening Session – The Call of the Intifada 8:00p-10:00p Evening Presentation “The Current Uprising: A Call to the World’s Peoples in the Era of Globalization” – Dr. Roger Heacock & Dr. Clovis Maksoud Thursday, 22 February, 2001 – Day Two: A Day of Witness 8:30a-9:00a Theological reflection – “Speaking Truth” – Fr. Dr. Rafiq Khoury 9:00a-10:00a Map Presentation – Environmental Structures of Domination – Dr. Jad Isaac 4:30p-6:00p Tools for Advocacy – Rev. Jim Wallis 8:00p-10:00p Evening Presentation: The Structures of Domination vs. the Reign of God – Rev. Dr. Naim Ateek Friday, 23 February, 2001 – Day 3: A Day for Analysis 8:30a-9:00a Theological reflection “Seeking Justice” – Ms. Cedar Duaybis & Rev. Sandra Olewine 9:00a-10:30a Session 1: Political Structures of Domination – Dr. Jamal Zahalqa & Ms. Roni Ben Efrat 11:15a-12:45p Session 2: Economic and Legal Structures of Domination -Dr. Hisham Awartani & Attorney Jonathan Kuttab 2:30p-4:00p Session 3: Social and Cultural Structures of Domination – Ms. Eileen Kuttab & Ms. Amira Haas 8:00p-10:00p Evening Presentatation “Countering Apartheid” – Dr. Farid Esack & Dr. Azmi Bishara All times are in Jerusalem Standard Time (GMT+2, EST+7). Please forward this to your lists. Additions and changes will be added to www.sabeel.org Dan Richards Web ————————————————————————— Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Center PO Box 49084 Jerusalem 91491 tel: 972-2-5327136 fax: 972-2-5327137 email: web@sabeel.org website: www.sabeel.org

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