May 2015

Live stream legal update on Rasmea Odeh appeal, With Defense Attorney Michael Deutsch and Rasmea

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Thu, 2015-06-11 18:30 - 19:30

Palestinian activist Rasmea Odeh is asking to speak to organized groups of supporters by video conference on

Thursday, June 11
6:30 p.m. CDT,

the day after her defense attorney Michael Deutsch files her appeal.

Rasmea is asking you to live stream this event in your city or town so she can speak with you, and so Deutsch can explain the appeal process and what to expect as we struggle for justice. See below for details on how to set up your event.

Happy Birthday Rasmea! Celebrate by donating to her defense!


Rasmea Odeh is celebrating her birthday in Chicago, and preparing for her appeal in a Cincinnati courtroom.  She was sentenced in March to 18 months in prison and deportation, after an unfair trial that her attorneys and the Rasmea Defense Committee are challenging.

Portraits of Rasmea Odeh

Deb VanPoolen, artist, thinker, and anti-war activist sat with Rasmea Odeh to create these portraits just after Rasmea's sentencing in U.S. court.

For more information about ordering prints, please email

50% of the proceeds will go towards Rasmea's Defense, or you can donate directly at

The original artwork will be auctioned at a future date.

Joe Iosbaker to speak at UNAC Conference

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Fri, 2015-05-08 (All day) - Sun, 2015-05-10 (All day)
Empire Meadows (Clarion) Hotel Secaucus, NJ
United States

United National Antiwar Coalition (UNAC) Conference

The Committee to Stop FBI Repression is proud to participate in the UNAC Conference to oppose U.S. wars and occupations, and in solidarity with Rasmea Odeh!

UNAC Conference at

Rasmea Odeh appeal going forward in Cincinnati

Rasmea Odeh appeal going forward in Cincinnati

Rasmea Odeh is at home in Chicago and preparing for her appeal in a Cincinnati courtroom. This follows an outrageous sentencing of 18 months in prison, to be followed by her deportation.

Our next step is to ask solidarity activists to plan for events with defense attorney Michael Deutsch sometime soon after June 10th, which is the day the defense will file the appeal. We will broadcast live to your city following the submission.

Existing and Resisting: Palestinian Women Tell Their Stories

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Wed, 2015-05-06 19:00 - 21:00
Collins Hall, Columbia College
624 S Michigan Ave 6th Floor
United States