RadioActive 7/22/10

Producers/Hosts: Amy Browne, Carolyn Coe, Meredith DeFrancesco

Topic: Palestinian nonviolent resistance in Aida Camp

(Aida Refugee Camp is one of three Palestinian camps in Bethlehem area of the West Bank.)

Speakers: Mazin Qumsiyeh, Prof. at Bethelehem and Birzeit Universities
Abdel Fattah Adelsour, Director and Founder of Alrowwad Cultural and Theater Training Centre in Aida Camp

They describe camp conditions and ways Palestinians have taken nonviolent action to preserve their cultural heritage and to challenge the Israeli occupation.

www.alrowwad-arts.ps
www.ashoka.org (Dr. Adelsour mentioned being a fellow of this organization of social entrepreneurs.)