Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign
التضامن الإيرلندي الفلسطيني

Watch: ‘What We Saw In Palestine’ with Mike Murphy, Neilí Conroy, Harry Browne and Betty Purcell

On Thursday 9th November the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) was proud to host an important public forum featuring four well-known Irish public figures who discussed their experiences of four separate fact-finding trips to Israeli-occupied Palestine. The meeting saw former-RTE broadcaster Mike Murphy, actor Neilí Conroy, and journalist and lecturer Dr. Harry Browne in conversation with Betty Purcell, TV producer and Irish Human Rights and Equality Commissioner. It took place on Thursday 9th November in Dublin. Note – there is a podcast of the event available here – the podcast includes the Q&A session with the audience, while the video does … Continue reading

The Palestine Podcast #25: David Cronin on ‘Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel’

The Palestine Podcast showcases a selection of lectures, talks and interviews featuring leading experts and social justice activists active on the Palestine-Israel issue. Brought to you by the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign. Click here to view all podcasts. ===== PP#25 – David Cronin on ‘Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel’ [2017-10-23] – (Download here) To buy the book click here or here. INFO: A recording of the launch of Irish journalist David Cronin’s new book, ‘Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel’ (Pluto, 2017) in Dublin on Monday 23rd October 2017. About the Book … Continue reading

[Galway] Solidarity on the Prom (IPSC)

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People is celebrated on Wednesday the 29th of November. To show our support in Galway, we’re asking members of the public to come to the Prom in Salthill on that evening with a Palestinian flag. We’ll have a large number of flags with us already and items to keep the event lit in the evening darkness. The aim is to have a picture taken that can be shared around the world. Spread the word. Hopefully this will kick start solidarity activity in Galway. Bring as many Palestine flags as you can! Organised by … Continue reading

The Palestine Podcast #23: ‘What We Saw In Palestine’ with Mike Murphy, Neilí Conroy, Harry Browne and Betty Purcell

The Palestine Podcast showcases a selection of lectures, talks and interviews featuring leading experts and social justice activists active on the Palestine-Israel issue. Brought to you by the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign. Click here to view all podcasts. ===== PP#24 – Mike Murphy, Neilí Conroy, Harry Browne and Betty Purcell on on ‘What We Saw In Palestine’ [2017-11-09] – (Download here) Note – there is a video of the event available here – the podcast includes the Q&A session with the audience, while the video does not. To visit Palestine see here, here, here, here and here. INFO: On Thursday 9th … Continue reading

Watch: ‘Life in Palestine’ 2018 calendar launched by Lord Mayor of Dublin

On Friday 10th November, the Lord Mayor of Dublin Mícheál Mac Donncha officially launched the 2018 ‘Life in Palestine’ calendar produced by the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC). Also speaking were Ms. Jilan Abdalmajid, Deputy Head of the Mission of the State of Palestine to Ireland, IPSC Chairperson Ms. Fatin Al Tamimi, and Jim Bowen from the IPSC’s Cork Branch. TO BUY THE CALENDAR CLICK HERE — http://www.ipsc.ie/store The theme of this year’s calendar is ‘Life in Palestine’, and every month explores a different aspect of the lives of ordinary Palestinians, and the difficulties and injustices they face living under Israeli’s … Continue reading

[Cork] Scove to Cobh – Sponsored Walk for Palestine (IPSC)

See below for the lovely walking route to Cobh, which involves taking the cross-river ferry, and the train back from Cobh. Sponsorship cards are available at the Quay Co-op, or contact unaquaycoop@gmail.com or Denis at the number below. All welcome for a fun day out.

[Dublin] IPSC Annual Christmas Fundraising Lunch 2017 (Sun 10 Dec)

The Annual IPSC Christmas fundraiser lunch will be held in Jerusalem Restaurant, at 77 Camden Street Lower, Dublin 2 (map here) on Sunday 10th December 2017 @ 3pm. ‘Jerusalem’ is a Palestinian restaurant with an excellent and delicious Palestinian menu and the Christmas lunch is always a great social event and a good way to wind down at the end of the year – and even to get to know new people! So please join us for this always wonderful event to see out 2017 and welcome the new year. Tickets for the dinner are €30 each (price includes starters, lunch, … Continue reading

[Palestine] Visit Palestine on the West Bank Trip in March 2018 (WBT)

Are you interested in travelling to the West Bank in March 2018?  Would you like to stay in Bethlehem city and visit Jerusalem, Hebron and Ramallah?  Would you like to meet with Palestinian and Israeli groups and individuals working for peace and justice in the region and hear what they’ve got to say?  Would you like to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by taking part in an Irish-Palestinian cultural night?  Would you like to run in the Bethlehem Marathon? An 8 day trip to the West Bank will take place in between 15th and 23rd March 2018 and you are more … Continue reading

A century of colonisation: Balfour Declaration centenary marked with protest at British Embassy in Dublin

Today the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) and the Balfour Declaration Centenary Campaign (BDCC), joined by members of the Palestinian community, hosted a symbolic demonstration outside the British Embassy in Dublin to commemorate the centenary of the Balfour Declaration. At the gathering, the IPSC handed in a letter calling for Britain to take action to atone for its historic and ongoing role in Israel’s oppression of the Palestinian people. On 2nd of November 1917, in furtherance of its imperial ambitions in the Middle East, the British Government under Lloyd George made a promise to the Zionist Federation that it would ‘establish … Continue reading

Watch: Street Theatre – Palestinian Olive Harvest (in Dublin)

On Saturday 28th October 2017 members and supporters of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign engaged in street theatre in Dublin’s Grafton Street shopping district. The action explored the experiences of Palestinian farmers during the olive harvest season, which is underway right now. The period always sees an uptick in the number of violent attacks on Palestinian farmers and their olive groves by illegal Israeli colonial settlers, backed up by the Israeli occupation forces. Olive trees carry more than an economic significance in the lives of Palestinians. They are not just like any another trees, they are symbolic of Palestinians’ attachment to … Continue reading

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