“Gaza, Past, Present and Future” – A talk with Ann Wright

Ann Wright

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ann Wright joined us on Sunday, November 16 at 4pm at First Churches in Northampton for a talk and discussion about Gaza.

Ann Wright is a 29-year US Army/Army Reserves veteran who retired as a Colonel and a former US diplomat who resigned in March, 2003 in opposition to the war on Iraq. She served in Nicaragua, Grenada, Somalia, Uzbekistan, Kyrgyzstan, Sierra Leone, Micronesia and Mongolia. In December, 2001 she was on the small team that reopened the US Embassy in Kabul, Afghanistan. She was a passenger on a ship that was a part of the Gaza Flotilla in 2010. She is the co-author of the book “Dissent: Voices of Conscience”.

This event was free and open to the public at Lynn Hall, First Churches in Northampton, MA.

Sponsored by the American Friends Service Committee, Western Massachusetts Coalition for Palestine, and CODE PINK.