Palestinian supporters in Raleigh gathered Saturday to renew a call for peace in the Middle East.

The crowd gathered for a "Free Gaza" rally at the State Capitol.

Protestors gathered with the goal of seeking an end to violence in the Middle East.

They hope leaders will find a path that leads to safety and security for Palestinians and Israelis.

Speakers' Remarks

Remarks by Rev. J. Mark Davidson, Pastor, Church of Reconciliation, Chapel Hill, NC

Remarks by  Rinah Rachel Galper, Ordained Maggie Kohenet Priestess and Spiritual Guide in the Jewish feminist Tradition.

Remarks by Rania Masri: professor / writer / environmental scientist / connecting struggles for economic and environmental justice / From Belad-a-Sham. Follow on Twitter:

Remarks by Dr. Ralph McCoy

Remarks by Judith Ferster