Rachel's Life & Legacy

Inspired by Rachel’s passion, we support grassroots efforts for peace and justice globally.

Rachel Corrie was a 23-year-old American peace activist from Olympia, Washington, who was crushed to death by an Israeli bulldozer on 16 March 2003, while undertaking nonviolent direct action to protect the home of a Palestinian family from demolition.

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    Olympia Spring Arts Walk 2014

    By vanessa | 04/20/2014

    “Street Art and Photography: Connecting Communities In Resistance” Art by our partners from the Oaxacan art collective, Asaro, and from the Network of Photographers for Palestine (NOPP).

    Join the Rachel Corrie Foundation and Art Forces for our Spring Arts Walk Event at the Olympia-Rafah Solidarity Mural (corner of State and Capitol Way) on… April 25th-26th: Throughout Friday and Saturday we will feature original photography compiled by the Network of Photographers for Palestine (NOPP) of Gaza by Rachel Corrie, Tom Hurndall, and Gazan photographers. We will also have information, art, and food for sale! April 26th: 10:00 AM Skype Call with Sister Cities in the RCF Office We’ll be joined by Madison, WI and Rafah, Palestine in a conversation about building our Solidarity and Sister(City)hood. 2:00PM Stencil Making Workshop with ASARO We are super excited to be joined by local artist, Line Marker, who is member of ASARO followed by a Live Art Installation on the Mural! Asaro: https://mcla.digication.com/annscott/The_ASARO_COLLECTIVE RCF: http://rachelcorriefoundation.org ORSMP: http://olympiarafahmural.org Art Forces: http://artforces.orghttps://www.facebook.com/btsmaphttps://twitter.com/ArtForces
  • Corrie family and legal team in 2012

    Israeli Supreme Court to Hear Corrie Appeal – May 21, 2014

    By trial | 04/20/2014

    On May 21, 2014, a three judge panel of the Israeli Supreme Court in Jerusalem will hear oral appeal arguments in the civil, wrongful death lawsuit against the State of Israel and Ministry of Defense for the killing of American peace activist Rachel Corrie.

    Members of the Corrie family will attend the appeal hearing.

    See the Rachel Corrie Foundation’s trial page for case history, trial news, and any breaking updates.

    More specific details about the appeal hearing will be added as the court date nears.

    Please, check back soon!

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    More Events Coming Soon!

    By trial | 04/20/2014

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