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human life to refuse to be silently complicit in the oppression of people who
have already suffered displacement for 59 years. Tadamon! calls on everyone to
reject the Bush-like logic, all too often implicit in media coverage of the
crisis, which justifies "collateral damage" as necessary to "national security"
in the context of the "war against terrorism".
----> Tadamon! appeals to all who have the capacity, to DONATE, even a symbolic
amount, to one of the following grassroots relief initiaties, organized in a
spirit of solidarity by friends and allies of Tadamon! in Lebanon:
* Nahr el Bared Relief Campaign: The Nahr el Bared Relief Campaign was
spontaneously formed following the tragic events in Nahr el Bared Camp and o
rganizes on behalf of those not getting NGO aid. We are made up of a grouping
of unaffiliated individuals, including students, professors, and activists
working on relief and civil action to end the violence and offer aid to those
injured and displaced due to the Nahr el Bared conflict. Contact: Nahr al-Bared
Relief Campaign: www.nahrelbaredcampaign.org
* Women's Humanitarian Organziation, Burj al-Barajneh: The Women's Humanitarian
Organization (WHO) was founded in 1993 to serve women and children living in
Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon. Currently the Women 's Humanitarian
Organization is working to help provide basic needs to the internally displaced
Palestinian refugees in Lebanon, including clothes, medicines, food supplies,
and hygienic necessities. Contact: Olfat Mahmoud, Director, Women's
Humanitarian Organization: palwho[at]gmail.com.
NOTE: To reduce bank transfer costs, you can send your donation via Tadamon!
Montreal. Cash donations can be arranged by calling us at 514 664 1036 or
emailing us at tadamon at resist.ca. Checks should be made out to "Tadamon!
Montreal", specifying "Nahr al Bared" in the subject line, and sent to:
Tadamon! Montreal, 3647 University Street, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2B3.
----> For Updated News, Analysis and Context, visit:
- Nahr al Bared information (English and Arabic): www.nahrelbared.info
- Electronic Lebanon (English): www.electronicintifada.net/lebanon
- Al-Akhbar Newspaper (Arabic): www.al-akhbar.com
- Aljazeera (English): http://english.aljazeera.net/English
- Aljazeera (Arabic): www.aljazeera.net
- The Daily Star (English): www.dailystar.com.lb
+1 514 664 1036
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