Jews Protest At AIPAC Conference: #DumpTrump and #DumpAIPAC, Neither Represents Jewish Values

MEDIA ADVISORY FOR MONDAY, MARCH 21, 2016

Press Contact: Sharon Rose Goldtzvik, 202.500.6362 / sharon(at)uprisecommunications.com

Who: Jewish activists from IfNotNow, a movement of American Jews working for freedom and dignity for all Israelis and Palestinians and an end to Jewish community support for the occupation, together with progressive allies urging all Americans to #DumpTrump. More details at IfNotNowMovement.org

When: Monday, March 21, 2016 at 5:00pm, to coincide with Donald Trump’s speech at the AIPAC Policy Conference.

Where: 7th St. NW and F St. NW, outside the Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. (Protesters will assemble at 5th and F St, NW starting at 4:00 pm.)

What:

Hundreds of Jewish activists will protest AIPAC and its tacit approval of Trump’s politics of hate with a civil, nonviolent action outside the speech. IfNotNow activists call on everyone attending the AIPAC conference to walk out when Trump stands up to speak. Protesters will be waiting outside with signs, songs, and Jewish ritual to welcome conference attendees to the side of freedom and dignity for all.

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