New at Mondoweiss: “At Native American prayer camp, Palestinian refugees share stories and build connections”

Amith Gupta, one of the organizers of the North America Nakba Tour, has published a new article at Mondoweiss highlighting the tour’s launch and the exploration of joint indigenous solidarity between Palestinians and the Ramapough Lenape Nation, currently resisting an oil pipeline being built through their traditional territory. Gupta writes:

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Palestine film festival in Connecticut features North America Nakba Tour

This evening, September 19, the 2017 Connecticut Palestinian Film Festival is opening in West Hartford with a live performance of the Urban Thunder Native Drummers and screenings of “My Neighborhood” and “5 Broken Cameras,” all taking place at St. John’s Episcopal Church in West Hartford. (Meanwhile, in Northampton, Massachussetts, the

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The Nakba Tour is on the Way!

  The North America Nakba Tour has begun. Khawla Hammad (Umm Mousa) and Amena El-Ashkar have arrived to the United States and completed their first several events, including their first formal presentation of the Tour at the Palestinian American Community Center in Clifton, NJ on Saturday evening, September 16. The

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