Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign
التضامن الإيرلندي الفلسطيني

Speaking & Exhibition Tour: Palestinian artist and political cartoonist Mohammad Saba’aneh

“A gut punch that gets straight to the essence of the stark reality of Palestinian life under Israeli occupation. This is how an artist resists.” – Joe Sacco “Sharp, incisive cartoons. His tenacity and courage is an inspiration for cartoonists around the world.” – Matt Wuerker “Images saturated with action and iconography… every tiny detail is pregnant with meaning.” – Marguerite Dabaie Between 27th March and 4th April the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign is honoured to host a speaking and exhibition tour with acclaimed Palestinian political cartoonist Mohammad Saba’aneh. ‘Palestine in Black and White’ is an intimate and powerful portrayal of … Continue reading

Petition: Sarah McTernan – Please Don’t Go to Eurovision 2019 in Apartheid Israel

Ireland must play no part in the art-washing of Israeli oppression, and we are asking the Irish entrant Sarah McTernan not to perform at Eurovision 2019 in Apartheid Israel. Palestinian artists, journalists and civil society groups have asked international artists of conscience to boycott the 2019 Eurovision due to be staged in Israel, due to Israel’s “regime of military occupation, settler-colonialism and apartheid” which is “shamelessly using Eurovision as part of its official ‘Brand Israel’ strategy”. In solidarity with this call from the oppressed Palestinian people we ask you to sign this petition. CLICK HERE TO SIGN THE PETITION ASKING … Continue reading

Eurovision: The Questions RTÉ Refuse to Answer

Last month, as news began to emerge of how the Israeli state was planning to politicise and militarise the Eurovision Song Contest, the Irish Campaign to Boycott Eurovision 2019 in Apartheid Israel wrote to RTÉ, Ireland’s national broadcaster, with a series of questions regarding how these manoeuvres were going to be dealt with. Almost a month later, and despite following up, RTÉ have refused to respond. What steps are RTÉ taking to ensure that the Irish act chosen for this year will not perform for soldiers from the Israeli military? It should be absolutely unthinkable that the national Irish broadcaster … Continue reading

[Dublin Event] Palestine in Black & White: Palestinian political cartoonist Mohammed Saba’aneh exhibition and book launch

“A gut punch that gets straight to the essence of the stark reality of Palestinian life under Israeli occupation. This is how an artist resists.” – Joe Sacco “Sharp, incisive cartoons. His tenacity and courage is an inspiration for cartoonists around the world.” – Matt Wuerker “Images saturated with action and iconography… every tiny detail is pregnant with meaning.” – Marguerite Dabaie On Saturday 30th March, to mark the anniversary of Palestinian Land Day, you are invited to attend an unmissable one-day exhibition of the work of Palestinian political cartoonist Mohammad Saba’aneh. The event, at which Mohammad will discuss his … Continue reading

[Dublin Event] Land Day Protest: One Year of the Great March of Return (IPSC)

On Saturday 30th March between 1pm and 2pm please join us at Dublin’s Spire to respond to the call from Gaza to mark the first anniversary of the heroic Great March of Return. The date also marks the 43rd Anniversary of Palestinian Land Day. Since 30th March 2018, each Friday, for a whole year, a Palestinian refugee protesters have been marching to the fence in Gaza that separates them from the homes their families were driven from in 1948. These protestors have sacrificed so much to ensure the world hears their call for freedom, justice, equality and return. Over 260 … Continue reading

[Tralee] From Palestine to Kerry: Celebrating the Twinning of Tralee with Beit Sahour (IPSC)

You are invited to a celebrastion of the twinning of Tralee, ?Co. Kerry with Beit Sahour in Palestine. Monday 25th March, 7.30pm to 9.30pm in the Kerins O’Reilly GAA Club, Strand Street, Tralee Speakers will include Jehad Khair –Mayor of Beit Sahour Fatin Al Tamimi, Chairperson of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign Palestinian and Tralee Councillors Join us for an evening of information and solidarity. Hosted by the Meath branch of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign.

[Belfast] Land Day – One Year Of The Great March Of Return (IPSC & TUFP)

On Saturday the 30th of March, between 3pm and 4pm, please join us at Belfast City Hall to respond to the call from Gaza to mark the first anniversary of the heroic Great March of Return. The date also marks the 43rd Anniversary of Palestinian Land Day. From the 30th of March 2018, every Friday for a whole year, Palestinian refugee protesters have been marching to the fence in Gaza that separates them from the home their families where driven from in 1948. These protesters have suffered so much so that their struggle for FREEDOM, JUSTICE, EQUALITY and RETURN will … Continue reading

[Derry] Great March of Return Gaza – First Anniversary (IPSC)

On Friday 29th March at 7pm the Derry Branch of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign would like you to join with us at Free Derry Corner between 7pm and 8pm to respond to the call from Gaza to mark the first anniversary of the heroic Great March of Return. The date also marks the 43rd Anniversary of Palestinian Land Day. Since 30th March 2018, each Friday, for a whole year, Palestinian refugee protesters have been marching to the fence in Gaza that separates them from the homes their families were driven from in 1948. These protesters have sacrificed so much to … Continue reading

[Dublin] Open IPSC Meeting – Thursday 4th April

Would you like to come along to the next Open Meeting of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign in Dublin? The next meeting is on Thursday 4th April 2019 at 7pm. IPSC Office, FIRST FLOOR, 35 North Lotts, Dublin 1 (Map) – Press buzzer for access Map to office Come along to discuss Palestine and plan upcoming activities. We have stalls at festivals and city centres, organise demonstrations and speaking tours, film evenings, lobby politicians etc. All ages and nationalities are welcome. You don’t have to know a lot about Middle Eastern politics to get involved. Please call the office 01-8727798 or … Continue reading

[Dublin] Public Lecture: Critiquing Zionism: A Palestinian Standpoint with Dr. Nimer Sultany (AFP)

Public Lecture: Critiquing Zionism: A Palestinian Standpoint with Dr. Nimer Sultany 7pm, Wednesday 26th March 2019 Robert Emmet Lecture Theatre Arts Block, Trinity College Dublin All welcome Israel’s 2018 Nation-State Basic Law, which constitutionalises Jewish supremacy, has been explained away by some as a mere aberration from Zionism’s liberal ideals. This talk will revisit early (pre-1948) progressive critiques of Zionism to show that from its beginnings Zionism has been practiced and perceived as illiberal, non-democratic and intertwined with colonialism. Against that backdrop, Dr. Sultany will reflect on the challenges and necessities of critiquing Zionism today, at a time when expansive, … Continue reading

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