Open Media: Checkpoint, Monday 7:00pm

A fly on the wall look at the enforced boundaries that litter the Palestinian Territory. Manned by the Israeli Defence Force, Palestinian citizens must pass through these “checkpoints” every day.

With peace activists from DC and Palestine

the american University Professor, was deported in 1988 out of his country of birth Palestine by the Israeli government,accusations of braking Israeli law by inciting “civil uprising” and helping to write leaflets that advocated civil disobedience that were distributed by the leadership of the First Intifada were never proven to be correct.In 1989, Awad founded Nonviolence International, and has been a key leader in non violent residence methods.   Click here for more info!

When: Monday 8/27, 7:00pm- 10:00pm

Where: Occupy Peace House, 1233 12th St NW, Washington DC

DVD cover of Checkpoint, with an Israeli soldier and a Palestinian civilian talking.


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