Book Discussion on Let Me Stand Alone: The Journals of Rachel Corrie

Rachel Corrie was killed in the Gaza Strip on March 16, 2003 while trying to block an Israeli bulldozer from demolishing the house of a… read more

Rachel Corrie was killed in the Gaza Strip on March 16, 2003 while trying to block an Israeli bulldozer from demolishing the house of a Palestinian family. The 23-year-old peace activist kept a journal since 1989, including from her time in the Palestinian territories. During this event to mark the 5th anniversary of her death, Corrie’s parents and colleagues read selections from her work. 

The event, from Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School in Berkeley, CA, was hosted by KPFA Radio. close

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  • Baptists, Camille Student Berkeley (CA) Unified School District->Martin Luther King Middle School
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Book Discussion on Let Me Stand Alone: The Journals of Rachel Corrie

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Berkeley, California, United States
First Aired:
May 17, 2008
Last Aired:
May 18, 2008

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  • May 17, 2008 | 7:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 18, 2008 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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