Protest Israeli Consul’s Speech at Central Labor Council
Mon., April 29, 2002, 9:30 a.m.
31 W. 15 St. (btw. 5/6 aves.-–F/N/Q/R/V/4/5/6 to 14 St.)
On Monday morning, Israeli Consul General Alon Pinkas will be a “guest” speaker at the NYC Central Labor Council-—no Palestinian representative is invited.
At this critical time, help send a message that U.S. labor must stand with the Israeli peace movement—and with millions of other people around the world—against Israel’s brutal war on the Palestinians.
New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW)
From: Michael Letwin
Date: Fri, Apr 26, 2002 at 5:09 PM
Subject: RE: URGENT: Protest Israeli Consul Monday at NYC Central Labor Council
Last night, New York City Labor Against the War (NYCLAW) called a protest for Monday, April 29, against the Israeli Consul’s speech at the NYC Central Labor Council.
This morning, the Jewish Labor Committee canceled the speech, stating that: “Due to scheduling conflicts, the Briefing on the Middle East Crisis and U.S. Policy, which was to have been held next Monday, April 29th, has been postponed. A new date for this meeting will be announced in the near
AS A RESULT, NYCLAW’S PROTEST WILL NOT TAKE PLACE MONDAY, AND WILL BE RESCHEDULED IF AND WHEN NECESSARY.