Monday, July 14th, 2014. New York City – The Jewish Community Relations Council of New York, UJA-Federation of New York in conjunction with the Jewish Caucus of the New York City Council had a rally on the steps of City Hall today morning to declare that “New York stands with Israel.” Some of the speakers included Reps. Carolyn Maloney and Jerrold Nadler; NYS Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver; Council members Mark Levine and David Greenfield; Assembly Member David Weprin and NY11 congressional candidate Domenic Recchia.
Around 100 pro-Palestinian activists staged a counter-demonstration outside the City Hall gates. The NYC Pro-Palestine Protesters told the United States of America politicians, “You do not speak for us!”
“A protest against the Isreali government and against the killings of innocent Palestinian lives” will take place on Tuesday, July 15, at 3pm in front of the United Nations in NYC. The location is 47th St & 1st avenue at the Dag Hammerskjold Plaze (across from the United Nations).
There will be the rally “Stop the war on children! GAZA to US/Mexican Border” on Thursday, July 17th, 2014 in Times Square, NYC at 5pm and the rally “Mass Rally to Stand Up with Gaza Against Israeli Crimes” on Saturday, July 19, 2014 at 3pm.
Pro-Palestinian activists will also have the “Al-Awda National Demonstration for #GazaUnderAttack!” at The White House (1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20500) on Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 3pm.
There is a “rally 4 Palestine – A peace march and rally to end apartheid” in Albany, NY at the NY State Capital Building on August 9, 2014.
There is the Facebook page: “NY4Palestine”.
Published on Jul 14, 2014. Video published by Stefano Giovannin/VINnews.com.
NYC Rally For Israel, Pro-Palestinian Protesters Counter-Demonstration
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