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May 15 Action photos – Boycott Apartheid, Mayor Murray!

On May 15, Nakba Day (learn more about the Nakba here), QuAIA Seattle members went to Seattle City Hall in their queerest rainbow garb to tell Mayor Murray – Boycott Apartheid! Check out these photos (by Bernhard Uhl) and gif … Continue reading

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QuAIA’s anti-pinkwashing campaign in the media!

QuAIA’s current campaign around the “40 Years of Pride” pinkwashing conference is getting all kinds of press! Check out and share these articles: Interview with QuAIA member Dean Spade about the Pinkwashing Exposed film and Murray’s trip to Israel: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/30540-israel-s-pro-gay-occupation-an-interview-with-dean-spade Seattle Times article … Continue reading

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Nakba Day Commemoration

Saturday, May 16, 12-3pm Westlake Center, Seattle https://www.facebook.com/events/422741787894429/ Nakba Day (“Day of the Catatrophe”) is an annual day of commemoration of the displacement that preceded and followed the Israeli Declaration of Independence in 1948. During the 1948 Palestine War, an … Continue reading

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Mayor Murray: Cancel your pinkwashing trip to Israel!

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is planning a trip to Israel this coming June. He’ll be keynoting a pinkwashing conference organized by A Wider Bridge (the Israel advocacy group that partnered with StandWithUs to organize the pinkwashing tour we protested in … Continue reading

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Seattle Premiere of Pinkwashing Exposed: Seattle Fights Back!

Join us for the Seattle premiere of Pinkwashing Exposed: Seattle Fights Back! Monday, May 11, 7-9pm Northwest Film Forum, 1515 12th Ave, Seattle, Washington 98122 In 2012, activists in the Pacific Northwestern region of the US responded to an Israeli … Continue reading

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