2009 – 2014

January 2009

February-March 2009

  • Kathy Kelly Talk on Gaza
  • My Name is Rachel Corrie in Milwaukee
  • International Festival at the Overture Center
  • The Birds That Are Your Hands, Broom Street Theater. Against the backdrop of occupied borderlands torn asunder, this play explores tales of tyranny and resistance, from the Occupied Palestinian Territories to the U.S.-Mexico border

April 2009

  • Prof. Noam Chomsky; Dr. Rita Giacaman; Dr. Graham Watt: Israel-Palestine from Bush to Obama: Health, Human Rights and Foreign Policy, The University of Wisconsin – Madison Middle East Studies Program April Lecture Series
  • My Name is Rachel Corrie at UW-Whitewater
  • Anna Baltzer: Life in Occupied Palestine.Eyewitness Stories & Photos.Anna Baltzer, Jewish-American granddaughter of Holocaust refugees, will present her slides, stories, & book Witness in Palestine, recounting first-hand experiences with the conflict while living with Palestinians in the West Bank. First United Methodist Church
  • Film: Slingshot Hip-Hop and the group DAM
  • Memorial High School Art Exhibit, Madison Memorial High School, Madison, WI. This art exhibit/exchange project between the Atfaluna Society for Deaf Children in Gaza City and Memorial High School consists of artwork done by teenage students at Atfaluna (both “happy times” and images of the recent war) and artwork done by Memorial High School students reflecting on what they learned about Gaza and Palestine doing the project.
  • Palestinian Poet Mahmoud Darwish, UW-Madison
  • Dr. Mahmoud Ayoub on Unity and Peace, First United Methodist Church, Madison

May 2009

June-July 2009

October 2009

November-December 2009

January-February 2010

March 2010

April 2010

May – June 2010

July 2010

  • Madison Children’s Museum American Girls Benefit Sale
  • The Madison-Rafah Sister City Project participated in the second annual crafts sale at the Madison Children’s Museum American Girls Benefit, offering doll-size traditional Palestinian embroidered dresses, shawls and scarves from Palestinian craftswomen in Rafah and Lebanon.

August 2010

  • Third Annual Rachel Corrie Ramadan Soccer Tournament Fundraiser
  • Urge UN Secretary General to remove Alvaro Uribe from the Gaza Flotilla Inquiry
  • Reading List: Books about the Israeli/Palestine Struggle
  • Clean WATER for the Children at Tuyor Al-Jena Kindergarten in Rafah
  • First Water Filter, Tuyor Al-Jena Kindergarten, Um Al-Nasser, Rafah

September-October 2010

November 2010

December 2010

January-February 2011

March 2011

April 2011

May 2011

June 2011

  • Freedom Flotilla 2 and The Audacity of Hope

September – October 2011

November 2011

December 2011

February 2012

March 2012

April 2012

May 2012

August 2012

October 2012

November 2012

December 2012

February-April 2013

July 2013

September-October 2013

November-December 2013

January-March 2014

April-July 2014

August 2014

September 2014

October – December 2014