Norm Finkelstein Update
"Moreover, they wonder why the Resource Center, which promotes peaceful solutions, would further antagonize a community that already has had trust issues over what many Jews view as its overtly pro-Palestinian position. How, they ask, can the Resource Center be a force for nonviolent solutions when it cannot even act respectfully toward the Jewish community in Santa Cruz County?"Click here for full article.
In case you didn't see the post yesterday, Norm Finkelstein will be speaking next Wednesday night, 3/15 at the Vet's Hall downtown at 7:30PM. He is a known anti-Semite, and his expected presence in town is stirring up quite a lot of emotion already. The Sentinel has posted a poll online on whether or not Finkelstein should speak. Please participate in the poll here.
Currently, 65% of 163 people have voted that he shouldn't come. Also, click here to view an article published today in the Sentinel about the events. Please, it only takes a moment to vote. And please participate on Wednesday in a respectful and quiet vigil in front of the Veterans Memorial Hall, 846 Front St, when Prof. Finkelstein is speaking. We will meet at 7:30PM.