Amnesty International Hosts Palestinian Human Rights Defender on Sept. 21

first_imgBassem Tamimi will be the guest of the local Amnesty International chapter in a free presentation at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 21, at the Ocean City Bayside Center.Palestinian human rights defender Bassem Tamimi will be a guest of the local chapter of Amnesty International at 7 p.m. Monday (Sept. 21) at the Ocean City Bayside Center.The public is invited to attend the free presentation. The Bayside Center is between Fifth and Sixth streets off Bay Avenue.Tamimi’s speaking tour is co-sponsored by the organization Jewish Voice of Peace and the Interfaith Peace Builders. He will talk about his farming community in the West Bank, and what what motivates this courageous, non-violent, freedom fighter despite terrible odds and hardships.last_img