To the memory of all who have lost their land, homes, lives during the Nakba and to this day, may Palestinians around the world never lose hope.
In Their Name, We Remember The NAKBA
Come congregate with us- 531 of us, 1 for every village lost,-for a memorial in front of the White House on Tuesday, May 15, 2012 from 6:30pm till sunset.
We will be joined by local students on a hunger strike in solidarity with Palestinian prisoners.
-Reading of Village Names
-Testimonials of Survivors
-Display of Antiquities from the Nakba (old village key, diary)
-Mobile Art Exhibit "Faces of Nakba"
-Mobile Slide Show of the Nabka will circle the White House
At sunset, 1 person, 1 candle, 1 village, 531 candles will be lit in remembrance and hope with a reading of Mahmoud Darwish’s Poem "I Come From There."
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Sponsored by Ad Hoc Committee for Nakba 2012