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CAIR-OH: ‘Occupation 101’ to Premiere in Columbus

(COLUMBUS, OH 2/11/08) – On Sunday, February 24, the Ohio Chapter of the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR-Ohio) will show the award-winning documentary film “Occupation 101” at Ohio State University.
WHAT: Screening of Occupation 101
WHEN: Sunday, February 24 at 3 p.m.
WHERE: Hagerty Hall Room 180; 1775 College Rd., Columbus, OH
The film is a documentary on the causes, myths and misconceptions of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. With featured interviews from scholars, journalists and activists, this film investigates the roots of the conflict while offering an in-depth look at the experiences of those living under Israeli occupation and military rule.
“Occupation 101” is a powerful look at the impact of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the obstacles that prevent a just, lasting peace.
To learn more about the film, click here
CAIR, America’s largest Muslim civil liberties group, has 35 offices, chapters and affiliates nationwide and in Canada. Its mission is to enhance the understanding of Islam, encourage dialogue, protect civil liberties, empower American Muslims, and build coalitions that promote justice and mutual understanding.
CONTACT: CAIR-Ohio Legal Director Jennifer Nimer, Tel: 614-451-3232, E-Mail:


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