Saturday, Aug. 2: National March in Washington, D.C.

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6,000 marched in solidarity with Gaza in San Francisco on Sunday, July 20

 Stop the massacre in Gaza!
#2DC4Gaza #FreePalestine

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Transportation is being arranged across the country.
See below for a list of transportation centers or click here to help organize one.

The White House (1600 Pennsylvania Ave.)
Saturday, Aug. 2 at 1:00 p.m.

Use the hashtags: #2DC4Gaza #LetGazaLive #FreePalestine #Protest4Palestine to promote the demonstration on social media

Click here to download the poster. See the transportation center section for local versions.
Click here to download the poster. See the transportation center section for local versions.

The atrocities committed by the Israeli regime keep piling up in Gaza. Over 70 people were murdered by relentless Israeli artillery fire in just one neighborhood alone, al-Shujayeh, and bombings of hospitals and schools take place on a daily basis.

In response to this ongoing massacre, a broad coalition of anti-war, Muslim and Arab-American groups have joined together to organize a national march on the White House on August 2.

- ANSWER Coalition
- American Muslims for Palestine (AMP)
- Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR)
- American Muslim Alliance (AMA)
- Al-Awda: Palestine Right to Return Coalition
- Al-Awda: Palestine Right to Return Coalition - New York

- Muslim Legal Fund of America
-World Can't Wait

- Partership for Civil Justice
- MAS Immigrant Justice Center
- UNAC - United National Antiwar Coalition

- Islamic Circle of North America (ICNA)
- House of Latin America (HOLA)
- SI Solidarity Iran
- Labor Fightback Network
- Al-Awda, Palestine Right to Return Coalition, Cleveland Chapter
- Al Quds Committee
- Washington D.C. al-Quds Committee
- Washington DC Chapter of Veterans For Peace
- Methodist Federation for Social Action
- The National Muslim Council for Justice (NMCJ)
- Coalition to Stop $30 Billion to Israel
- Free Palestine Movement International Solidarity Movement - Northern California
- Defenders for Freedom, Justice & Equality - Virginia
- The Phil Berrigan Institute for Nonviolence and Occupy the Dream, Reading, PA
- LA Chapter of the National Lawyers Guild
- The Green Party of New Jersey

Every day, people across the United States are pouring into the streets to show their outrage at the ongoing Israeli massacre in Gaza. In many cities, these demonstrations are taking place on a near-daily basis – and are growing. Just last weekend, protests attended by many thousands took place in Chicago, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles and San Francisco. While the U.S. government continues to shamefully offer unqualified support for the brutal Israeli regime, the people of the United States are making it clear that public opinion is sharply turning against this long-standing policy.

The emerging movement that has brought so many people into the streets in local actions will now converge to illustrate the massive opposition among the American public to Israel’s new war and U.S. support for their atrocities. Join us!

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Please make an urgently needed donation to help us cover the many expenses associated with a national mass mobilization. We can do this only with your support.

Download and circulate flyers for the demonstration (local versions in Transportation Center section)

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 Transportation Centers

New Haven, Conn.
Contact: or 203-903-4480
Details: Buses depart 6:00 a.m. on Aug 2 from downtown New Haven and return the same night. The cost is $40 per person.
Download the poster here

Tampa, Fla.
Details: Depart Tampa Friday, August 1 at 6:00 p.m.; Arrive in D.C. Saturday, August 2 at 11:00 a.m. Depart D.C. on Saturday, August 2 at 6:00 p.m.; arrive in Tampa on Sunday, August 3 at 1:00 p.m. Tickets are $100.

Chicago, Ill.
Contact: ANSWER Chicago at 773-463-0311
Details: Buses depart Friday, Aug. 1 at 6 pm from the ANSWER Office at 4802 N. Broadway (You can also meet the buses at 87th and Harlem in Bridgeview, IL at 8 pm). The bus will return to Chicago Sunday morning. Tickets are $100, plus a $5 processing fee.

Bridgeview, Ill.
Contact: Dr. Ghassan Barakat, Humanitarian Relief Foundation or 312-671-4787

Baltimore, Md.
Contact: or 443-759-9968

Boston, Mass.
Contact: or 857-334-5084
Download the poster here

Cleveland, OH
Buses departing Aug. 1 at 3:30am, $70
Contact: Al-Awda Cleveland, Palestine Right to Return Coalition or 216.772.6788

New Paltz, N.Y.
Contact: or 845-255-5779

New York City, N.Y.
Contact: or 212-694-8720
Download the poster here
Download the one-sided flyer here
Download the double-sided flyer here

Harrisburg, Penn.
Contact: or 717-395-6911

Philadelphia, Penn.
Contact: or 267-281-3859
Download the poster here

Pittsburgh, Penn.
Contact: or 724-972-2674
Download the poster here

Join a protest in your area

Chicago, Ill.

Saturday, July 26
3:00 p.m.
Congress and Michigan Ave.
Contact: ANSWER Chicago at 773-463-0311

San Francisco, Calif.

Saturday, July 26
1:00 p.m.
Justin Herman Plaza - Embarcadero
Contact the ANSWER Coalition at, 415-821-6545

Jacksonville, Fla.
Saturday, Aug. 2
11:00 a.m.
Memorial Park (1620 Riverside Avenue)

Albuquerque, N.M.
Saturday, Aug. 2
11:00 a.m.
Central & 1st St.
Contact: or 505-268-2488

Los Angeles, Calif.
Saturday, Aug. 2
1:00 p.m.
Westwood federal building (11000 Wilshire Blvd.)
Contact: ANSWER LA at 323-394-3611 or

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