Ask your Congressional offices to join a Congressional Accompaniment tour to Palestine in March!
During the Congressional recess, March 25th-31st, Rebuilding Alliance will bring a delegation of Congressional staff members on an accompaniment tour a trip to Palestine and Israel. Please
Please click the red START WRITING button on the right
to invite your Senators and Representative to authorize their staff to go,
accompanied by constituents from their district!
The goals of this trip will be to:
1). Develop a first-hand understanding of Palestinian planning rights in so-called Area C of the West Bank, visit Palestinian Susiya, Khan al Ahmar, and the other eight Palestinian villages targeted for demolition, and express concern to stop the demolitions and assure Palestinian planning rights. Explore how to safeguard the 12,500 Palestinian homes, schools, barns, and water systems currently under demolition orders;
2) Visit Palestinian children in Israeli prisons and meet with their attorneys;
3). Meet with and encourage Israelis and Palestinians who are working to secure human rights and bring about justice and peace.