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Friends of Sabeel North America (FOSNA) Conference in Sacramento
“A Time for Justice: Supporting Human Rights in Palestine–Israel”
Noon Friday March 16 to 6 pm Saturday March 17, 2012
First United Methodist Church, 2100 J St, Sacramento, CA
Brochure and registration: www.FOSNA.org (click on Sacramento Conference)
International, national, and regional presenters will address the situation in Palestine-Israel; the history, efforts to end human rights abuses, visions for the future, and why a just resolution is important for Americans.
Friday evening’s keynote speakers are Sabeel Founder Rev. Naim Ateek and Palestinian Freedom Rider Huwaida Arraf.
Sabeel is a Jerusalem-based ecumenical Palestinian Christian organization seeking justice and peace in the Holy Land through non-violence and education. Sabeel's beloved patron is Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The Sacramento Conference has been endorsed by author and poet Alice Walker, clergy, and faith and secular organizations.