Dear Members and Friends of MRSCP,
Here is a special request regarding the upcoming Freedom Flotilla 2, the second effort to break the siege of Gaza by sea which will be heading to Gaza in the next few days. This time, there is a U.S. Boat, The Audacity of Hope, participating in the Flotilla.
Please read through this alert and consider taking the action requested. And be sure to watch the news; latest reports are that the flotilla will depart from Greece this coming Tuesday.
Links to more news and background information, including Alice Walkers recent CNN piece Why Im Sailing to Gaza, are below.
As always, thanks for your support.
Passengers on the U.S. boat to Gaza, the Audacity of Hopeincluding Just Foreign Policys Policy Director Robert Naimanhave arrived in Greece and will soon set sail to Gaza.
Six members of CongressReps. Kucinich, Farr, Clay, Filner, Holmes Norton and Leehave sent a letter to Secretary Clinton asking her to “work with the Israeli government to ensure the safety of the U.S. citizens on board the U.S. Boat to Gaza.