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Together For Palestine

Festival celebrating Palestinian culture and history, for all ages with music, food, speakers, activities along side art and artifacts.

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South Broadway Christian Church 23 Lincoln Street Denver, CO 80203

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About this event

Together for Palestine is a free festival put on by the Center for Freedom and Justice-Colorado

The festival celebrating Palestinian culture and history, will be a space to listen, learn and experience the people of the holy land.

There will be music and music videos

Food provided by The Jerusalem Cafe and The Phoenician Grill

Live speakers and video streamed presentations from the city of Beit Ummar- Bessan Adi.

Speakers include:

Samia Halaby, International acclaimed Artist and author of Drawing the Kafr Qasem

Jonathan Kuttab, International Human Rights Attorney and co-founder of Al-Haq and Nonviolence International.

Iman Jodeh, Colorado's first and ony Palestinian and Muslim State Representative, as well as founder of Meet the Middle East.

Bessan Adi is a resident of Beit Umar and heads the women's collective an initiative supported by CFJ.

Joel Northam, Organizer with ANSWER Coalition and PSL as well as activist adressing police brutality and anti-war struggles as well as housing justice issues in the Denver area.

Face painting and Henna skin art

Debke performances

Artwork

Historical artifacts including pottery, jewelry, costumes, hand embroidery, olive wood carvings and glass.

Experience sitting in a Bedouin Tent and take pictures

Imported food and handwork products, books and apparel items for sale

All ages appropriate

Free off street parking

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This is a volunteer-powered, zero-waste event! Please consider donating some financial support on our website: https://secure.givelively.org/donate/colorado-friends-of-cfj/october-8th-together-for-palestine

Check out the impressive list below of Co-Sponsoring organizations:

American Friends Service Committee

Boulder-Nablus Sister City Project

Colorado May Day Club

Colorado Palestine Club

Colorado Palestine Action Committee

Democratic Socialists of America Denver

First Congregational Church United Church of Christ Boulder

Friends of Sabeel – Colorado

Jewish Voice for Peace-Denver-Boulder

Northern Colorado Alliance for a Livable Future

Party for Socialism and Liberation-Denver

Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center

Romero Theatre Troupe

Unitarian Universalists for Justice in the Middle East of Colorado

Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice

Bright Stars of Bethlehem

Colorado Immigrant Rights Coalition

Disciples Palestine-Isreal Network

Center for Freedom and Justice