Press Conference & Rally for Peace in Gaza

On Friday, January 2, American Muslims and other people of conscience
will gather outside the Islamic Cultural Community Center for a
demonstration for Gaza. Participants will call on public officials to
help stop Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip, restore the cease-fire and
promote peace with justice in the Middle East during the coming year. 
There will be a pres conference at 2pm and a rally at 3pm. The events
are organized by the Minnesota Coalition for Gaza.  The coalition
includes religious, human rights and political organizations including:
Al Aqsa; Al-Wafaa Center; Anti-War Committee; Arab-American
Anti-Discrimination Committee; Building Blocks; Coalition for
Palestinian Rights; Council on American- Islamic Relations, Minnesota;
Islamic Cultural Community Center; Islamic Jurisprudence Council of
Minnesota; Islamic University of Minnesota; Muslim American Society –
Minnesota; Masjid Al-Ikhlas; Unity Chamber of Commerce; and others.