Jewish ‘women in Black’ holding a vigil at the Edith Cavell Statue, campaigning for a massive humanitarian Aid Mission to the Gazan people; for sanctions as well as a full embargo on all arms sales to Israel; and a call for war crimes investigations. Women in Black (WiB) is a world-wide network of women committed to peace with justice and actively opposed to injustice, war, militarism and other forms of violence. Protest between 6 and 7pm Wednesday 6th May 2009, St.Martin’s Place, London, UK
Placards from left read, the word “Peace” can be seen on reverse side of a placard; behind facing lady on the semi left “Only justice for Palestinians can bring peace to Israelis”: same lady holding “Involve Israeli women and Palestinian women in the peace process”; “ Women in black against militarism and war”; and repeats.
Location: London, UK
Photographer: Richard Keith Wolff