in Black vigil in support of boycott of Israeli Philharmonic, January,
in Black-Los Angeles (WIB-LA) has been active since 2001. WIB-LA
e-mail list for news and critical perspectives on
conditions and events in Palestine/Israel and on US Mideast policy.
first vigil in front of the Federal Building in early 2001, we have
held numerous candlelight vigils calling for an end to the occupation,
providing important opportunities to distribute thousands of pieces of
literature and talk with hundreds of people. In addition, we've
sponsored or co-sponsored numerous educational events about the Israeli
occupation and the role of the US government in supporting it.
in Black/Palestine Aid Society banner at anti-Iraq war demonstration,
© Mark Kaswan (2003)
in Black--Los Angeles Mission Statement
mission of Women in Black- Los
Angeles is to work for a just and peaceful
resolution of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict. We advocate an
immediate end to the U.S.-supported Israeli
the right of Palestinian refugees to return, and full and equal rights
people who live in the region.
We work to
accomplish these goals
through public education
2001, Women in Black in Israel and Serbia were nominated for the Nobel