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Olympia Spring Arts Walk 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!
Posted by on Apr 20, 2014

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

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014

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More Events Coming Soon!

Posted by on Apr 20, 2014

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Peace Works 2014 is coming in April!

RCF is proud to announce Peace Works 2014! Event details & registration information available here!

Featuring a keynote address with Angela Davis & Noura Erakat

Posted by on Mar 2, 2014

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My Name is Rachel Corrie

The Rachel Corrie Foundation is pleased to announce our March 16th event honoring Rachel’s stand in Gaza. Every year we remember her on this date with activities encompassing three values she held closely: action, education, and community.

Please join us Sunday, March 16th at the Olympia Ballroom, 116 Legion Way SE, Olympia, for…

…Action: A Theater of the Oppressed Workshop led by Actress Ashley Malloy. With Image Theatre techniques, we will create instant tableaus that provoke, incite, and encourage lively discussion and debate around issues of the Occupation. No previous theatrical experience is needed – only an open mind! 2-3:30 PM

…Education: Ashley Malloy performs an abbreviated version of the play My Name is Rachel Corrie edited from Rachel’s original writings by Director Alan Rickman and Guardian journalist Katharine Viner. 4 PM

…Community: Our shared potluck meal – a March 16th Olympia tradition! Good food and company will be accompanied by discussion of the play My Name is Rachel Corrie, theater as resistance, and the cultural and academic boycott of Israel. Ashley Malloy will be joined by panelist Nada Elia, scholar-activist and a member of the organizing committee of the U.S. Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel. 5-7 PM

This free event is open to the public. Donations at the door are welcome. Bring food to share! To lend support as a cosponsoring individual or organization, please contact or (360) 754-3998.

Posted by on Mar 1, 2014