Shabes Dinner And A Movie
Support The Israel/Palestine Activists In Our Community

Boston Workmen’s Circle, 1762 Beacon St, Brookline

The Middle East Working Group of the Boston Workmen’s Circle presents:

SHABES DINNER AND A MOVIE...

SUPPORT THE ACTIVISTS IN OUR COMMUNITY

Bring a dish to share (home made or store bought) dinner 6:30 to 7:30

Three of our own Boston Workmen’s Circle members are involved with projects related to Israel/Palestine peace and reconciliation. Come out and get a preview of what they’re doing and support them in their efforts.

Ken Winikur – has 2 boys in the BWC Shule. He is making a film with Ben Avishai called J STREET. It brings viewers to the front lines of the US debate on Middle East policy as they track a young, progressive lobby group taking on the establishment and fighting for change. (www.jstreetdoc.com)

Alice Rothchild – former shule parent & MEWG member – with a book out on Jewish & Palestinian narratives she is now completing a film Voices Across the Divide, an oral history documenting the stories of the conflict through Palestinian family stories. (www.voicesacrossthedivide.com)
 
Eben Weitzman – former shule parent and BWC member – is Chair, Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance at UMass-Boston. He will introduce us to Ultimate Peace, a group who through the unique structure of Ultimate Frisbee and its growing popularity brings together Palestinian and Israeli Arab & Jewish youth in dialog and conflict resolution training. (www.ultimatepeace.org)