Gaza, and the Future of Israeli Politics
Investigative journalist Max Blumenthal will share his experiences on the ground in Gaza, focusing on the July 8, 2014 Israeli air strikes.
Discussing the history of violence in Gaza, he’ll talk about details often overlooked by the mainstream media. Don’t miss this critical international politics lecture where motives, war crimes, and U.S. involvement are all on Blumenthal's agenda.
Gaza, and the Future of Israeli Politics, Mon, June 29, 7:30pm, Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave, $5
Seattle Premiere of 'Lost in the Fine Print'
The Alliance For Justice presents Lost in the Fine Print, a documentary that tells the story of three people who found themselves trapped in the legal system. The movie examines the impact of forced arbitration, which robs individuals of the right to an impartial judge or jury. In fact, one study found that arbitrators rule for companies over consumers 94 percent of the time.
Lost in the Fine Print urges us to challenge a system that violates anti-discrimination, consumer protection, and public health laws. Register in advance for a chance to view the documentary and hear U.S. Representative Suzan DelBene's keynote address.
Seattle Premiere of 'Lost in the Fine Print', Tues, June 30, 6:45pm, Town Hall Seattle, 1119 Eighth Ave, Free with RSVP
Advance Notice for July 2
Legacy of Justice at Hirabayashi Place Preview Party
In honor and recognition of civil rights activist Gordon Hirabayashi, famous for protesting America's Japanese internment camps during WWII, the InterIm CDA is constructing Hirabayashi Place, an affordable housing project at the heart of Seattle's Japantown, slated for completion in December. This first Thursday you'll have a chance to preview some of the public art designs for the new building.
Change things up this month by attending an art walk that draws from history, activism, and urban planning, featuring a mural and artist talk by Roger Shimomura.
Legacy of Justice at Hirabayashi Place Preview Party, Thurs, July 2, 6pm, Impact Hub, 220 Second Ave S, Free
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