The Madison-Rafah Sister City Project

February 8, 2009
Kathy Kelly Talk on Gaza

Sunday, February 8
Dardanelles Restaurant
1851 Monroe Street, Madison (Directions)

6:30 pm: Snack bar reception, $5 per person. Please RSVP by Friday, Feb. 6 to Joy First at jsfirst (at) or phone 222-7581.

7:15 pm: Talk, free and open to the public, no RSVP needed. Co-sponsored by MRSCP, Wisconsin Network for Peace and Justice, Madison Pledge of Resistance, Madison Chapter of American Jews for a Just Peace, and United Nations Association-USA Dane County.

Kathy’s presentation will cover her recent visit to Rafah and Gaza.

She is active with the Catholic Worker movement and since becoming a pacifist has refused payment of all federal income tax for 25 years. She helped coordinate the Voices in the Wilderness campaign on Iraq. She is currently co-coordinator of Voices For Creative Nonviolence. You can read more about the breadth of Kathy’s activism in Wikipedia and Yes! magazine.

Kathy appeared on Democracy Now! on January 27 to discuss the destruction in Gaza.