Readers may recall blogger Ralph Seliger’s concerns about this event, obliged to move from one Manhattan synagogue to another. It took place on the evening of April 4.
Reports indicate an attendance of about 150 to 200, constituting a standing-room-only crowd in Congregation Beit Simchat Torah’s modestly-sized sanctuary. Many if not most of the attendees were from Jews Say No and the Jewish Voice for Peace — groups with which many (but not all) of the organizers are affiliated.
But the event itself went off rather tamely. We link here to two accounts: