KPSC Fall Annual Conference: “Exiting Zionism – A Former Israeli’s Awakening”
The KPSC fall conference (Oct 23, 2021) featured Avigail Abarbanel, Psychotherapist, author of “Why I left the cult”, (Mondoweiss, Sept 2016), and Beyond Tribal Loyalties: Personal Stories of Jewish Peace Activists (2012).
Note: Avigail’s talk begins after her introduction by Huda Giddens; the Q&A section led by Dr. Alice Rothchild begins at 45:07 min. Please find the opening prayer by Rev. Charlie Lewis here
Additional Resources provided by Avigail :
(On Academia.edu the paper and slides can be found under ‘conference presentations’)
Past Activities and Events
Saturday, March 20, 2021: Annual Meeting held on zoom;
The speaker was Jewish Voices for Peace (JVP) Executive Director, Stefanie Fox:
“Safety through Solidarity: Working Together to Win Justice for All”.
December 2020: KPSC Annual Holiday Event featured Daoud Nassar.
Daoud Nassar manages the farm known as Daher’s Vineyard located in the West Bank of Palestine and directs the work of the programs and projects known as Tent of Nations.
Watch KPSC conversation with Daoud Nassar
Note: there is a brief introduction about Tent of Nations before Daoud begins. His presentation is about 40 minutes, and a Q&A session follows.
October 2020: 6th Annual Conference: Responding to the Kairos/Global Call featured key note speaker Rifat Kassis, co-author of “A Moment of Truth, the Kairos Palestine Document”.
October 2019: A Response to Christian Zionism ( Seattle WA)
The following videos are the presentations from the 2019 conference.
KAIROS Conference – Condensed (29:11)
Rev. Don Wagner (58:41)
Rev. Alex Awad (18:45)
Dr. Mark Braverman (01:27:41)
Tarek Abuata (20:48)
Rochelle Watson (29:25)
Panel Discussion (01:12:57)
Christian Zionism Presentation by Rev Alex Awad
KPSC Conf Report: The Intersectionality of Justice and Peace in Palestine/Israel: Uncovering and Reporting the Truths (Nov 2018)
The Intersectionality of Justice and Peace in Palestine/Israel: Uncovering and Reporting the Truths