[Dublin] National Demonstration: End The Occupation – Freedom & Justice for Palestine!
100 years of injustice & 50 years of occupation is enough!
It’s time for freedom, justice and equality for the Palestinian people!
Show your solidarity with Palestine!
The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign has called a national demonstration to mark the fiftieth anniversary of the ongoing brutal Israeli military occupation and illegal colonisation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza, and 100 years of Palestinian resistance to the injustice that began with the Balfour Declaration in 1917 under which British imperialism declared that Palestine could be colonised by the Zionist movement at the expense of the indigenous Palestinian people.
When and Where:
Saturday 10th June, Dublin.
Assemble at 1pm at the Spire on O’Connell Street, Dublin 1*. March to the Israeli Embassy.
Kholoud Ajarma (Palestinian refugee rights activist)
Fatin Al Tamimi (IPSC Chairperson)
Richard Boyd-Barrett TD (People Before Profit)
Mary Lou McDonald TD (Sinn Féin)
Paul Murphy TD (Solidarity)
To help us get the word out you can
1) Join, Share & Invite friends to the event on Facebook here.
2) Tweet about it here.
3) Download posters and leaflets here to print out and stick in workplaces, community centres, libraries, cafes, pubs etc (or contact us to get hard-copies)
4) Ask a friend (or several) to attend along with you.
Please bring friends, family, flags, banners, noise. We would ask that you do not bring party-political flags (Irish, Palestinian or others).
* Note this is a provisional starting point which may change depending on the LUAS works.
Organised by the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign.
Supporting Organisations: Irish Congress of Trade Unions, Dublin Council of Trade Unions, Communication Workers’ Union, Mandate, SIPTU, Academics for Palestine, ActionAid Ireland, Afri – Action From Ireland, Centre for Global Education, Comhlámh, Gaza Action Ireland, Irish Anti-War Movement, Jewish Voice for a Just Peace – Ireland, MASI – Movement of Asylum Seekers in Ireland, NUIG Palestine Solidarity Society, Palestine Binds Us, Palestinian Community in Ireland, Palestinian Rights Institute, PalFest Ireland, Peace and Neutrality Alliance, Shannonwatch, Students for Justice in Palestine QUB, Students for Justice in Palestine – Dublin, Trade Union Friends of Palestine, United Against Racism