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Former US Congresswoman sailing to Gaza to help Palestinians

December 31, 2008

Ross Levin • Operation Itch Contributing Writer 

headermore in  NEWS & ANALYSIS

Former Democratic Georgia Congresswoman Cynthia McKinney – who has since run for president on the Green Party ticket – is on her way to the Gaza Strip.  She is not taking the recent Israeli attacks lightly, and she is taking some friends with her, including an Al Jazeera reporter who was once held in the prison at Guantanamo Bay.

This is being coordinated through the Free Gaza organization, which is holding a press conference tomorrow (they also have a newsletter about it here).  Their press release about the subject is below the fold.   (update hereRead the rest of this entry ?