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Lee Konitz and Dayna Stephens are the new recruits for Red Sea Jazz Festival

After Terence Blanchard and Marcus Strickland withdrew from this season's Red Sea Jazz Festival, its producers scrambled to find new recruits. Lee Konitz and Dayna Stephens have now unfortunately signed on to the Israel state-sponsored whitewashing festival. 

Let's make sure that they understand the political debacle they have just stepped into. Please everyone, join over 11.000 people of conscious around the world and SIGN and SHARE our petition at https://www.causes.com/actions/1757955-dont-let-th...

The Red Sea Jazz Festival is a bi-yearly event in Israel's city of Eilat. The festival could have been a festival to celebrate the free spirit of Jazz music, and this beautiful tradition of oppressed minorities. Instead, it is a government event of propaganda, which uses Jazz music as a tool for whitewashing military occupation, apartheid and oppression of the Palestinian people. 

Now, more than ever, as Palestinians in the Gaza strip are still pulling the bodies of their children out of the rubble, and as West Bankers are being executed by Israel's trigger happy army in increasing numbers. let's amplify their voice! Please SIGN and SHARE our petition.

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Culture is not created in a vaccum. Culture that ignores human rights violations and is used to whitewash war crimes and crimes against humanity, and cultural workers who accept money in this context, are complicit. The many victories of the BDS movement so far have shown us that culture can shine a light on these crimes, instead of muffling the cries of the victims. Please support the…

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To Chick Corea and Marcus Gilmore, We are concerned people from all around the world who oppose Israel's continuing displacement of the Palestinian people via military occupation and apartheid policies [1]. We write to you in order to make sure that you are aware of all the moral implications of performing in Israel at this time. We ask that you postpone your concerts, to a time when Israel ends…

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