USA, Berkeley, CA: Robert Fisk "Lies, Misreporting, and Catastrophe in the Middle East” 22.9.10

The Middle East Children’s Alliance (MECA) presents the intrepid, witty and courageous author ROBERT FISK “one of the most famous journalists in the world” speaking on “Lies, Misreporting, and Catastrophe in the Middle East

Interviewed by Dr. Hatem Bazian: scholar, activist, and UC Berkeley senior lecturer in departments of Near Eastern and Ethnic Studies
Winner of countless journalism awards and three honorary doctorates, Beirut-based Robert Fisk has reported from the Middle East for over 30 years, covering 11 major wars.
Tickets: $15 general, $10 students/low income
$50 includes post-event reception plus reserved event seating in front rows.
Benefit for children in Palestine & Lebanon. No one turned away for lack of funds.
Wheelchair accessible, ASL interpreted
For info: 510-548-0542,
Wednesday, September 22 
First Congregational Church of Berkeley 
2345 Channing Way 
Berkeley, CA, 94704 

Cosponsored by: KPFA-94.1FM, Al-Awda SFArab Film Festival, Arab Cultural Center, Bay Area Campaign to End Israeli Apartheid, Bay Area Women in Black, International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network, Jewish Voice for Peace, Palestinian Youth Network, Students for Justice in Palestine, US Palestinian Community Network

More local events with Robert Fisk:

Tuesday 9/21  San Jose: San Jose State University, Engineering Auditorium, 7pm,, 408-677-9137
Thursday 9/23  Marin, Marin Peace and Justice Coalition, Alan
Friday 9/24  Fresno: Center for Nonviolence & Cal State,, Dr. Mary Husain,
Saturday 9/25  Palo Alto, Peninsula Peace & Justice Center, First Presbyterian Church, 7:30pm,,
Sunday 9/26  Santa Cruz, Resource Center for Nonviolence, Rio Theatre, 7:30pm, Scott Kennedy,, 831-457-8003,