Ireland Palestine Solidarity Campaign
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Celebrate Palestinian Culture & Solidarity This November!

Every year the 29th November is celebrated as UN International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. This year, in the week leading up to it, the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign has organised a series of events focusing on traditional Palestinian culture and it’s role in resisting apartheid, occupation, and exile. We hope you will be able to make it along to some of all of these special events: At lunchtime on Tuesday 26th November we are hosting an exhibition and workshop focusing on the art of Palestinian embroidery, featuring an expert embroider from Gaza. It will take place in The … Continue reading

[Dublin] Palestinian Culture Night to mark International Day of Solidarity With the Palestinian People (IPSC)

To mark UN International Day of Solidarity With The Palestinian People 2019, the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign presents an evening dedicated to Palestinian culture at which you will hear live traditional Palestinian music, poetry and prose, sample Palestinian food, and even take part in some traditional dancing! Our guest speaker for the evening is Palestinian cultural archivist Suhad Jarrar-Browne who will speak about the importance of culture as part of Palestinian sumud (steadfastness) and resistance in the face of Israel’s regime of occupation, colonisation and apartheid. There will also be an exhibition of Palestinian cultural artifacts curated by Ms Jarrar-Browne. This … Continue reading

[Dublin] Open IPSC Meeting – Wednesday 20th November

Would you like to come along to the next Open Meeting of the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign in Dublin? The next meeting is on Wednesday 20th November 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

[Galway] Briefing by Khaled Quzmar of DCI Palestine (ICHR & IPSC)

A Briefing by Khaled Quzmar Director General of  Defense for Children International (Palestine) Introduced by Eamonn Meehan, former Executive Director of Trócaire   DATE: Monday 25th November TIME: 5 – 6pm VENUE: Seminar room, Irish Centre for Human Rights, NUIG   Khaled Quzmar specialises in issues of juvenile justice and grave violations against children during armed conflict. He joined DCIP in 1995 as a lawyer representing Palestinian children in Israeli military courts. He has an LLM in international human rights law from the Irish Centre for Human Rights at NUI Galway. Defense for Children International operates all over the world, and Khaled is … Continue reading

[Dublin] Traditional Palestinian Music Demonstration (IPSC & TNT)

The New Theatre and the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign invite you to the second of two lunchtime cultural events as part of the 2019 International Week of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. When: 1pm to 2.30pm, Thursday 28th November 2019 Where: The New Theatre, 43 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 1 Entry: €3 – CLICK HERE TO BOOK This is an event to celebrate Palestinian culture through a demonstration of traditional Palestinian music. The event will feature an internet link-up with Palestinian musicians and bands from refugee camps in Palestine and Lebanon. Participants in this event will also have the … Continue reading

[Dublin] Traditional Palestinian Embroidery Exhibition & Workshop (IPSC & TNT)

The New Theatre and the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign invite you to the second of two lunchtime cultural events as part of the 2019 International Week of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. When: 1pm to 2.30pm, Tuesday 26th November 2019 Where: The New Theatre, 43 East Essex Street, Temple Bar, Dublin 1 Entry: €3 – CLICK HERE TO BOOK This is an event to celebrate Palestinian culture through a display of traditional Palestinian dresses and pieces of traditional embroidery made by Palestinians from refugee camps in Jordan and Palestine. The event will allow participants to develop their embroidery skills under the … Continue reading

[Dublin] Annual New Year’s Eve vigil for Gaza on the Ha’penny Bridge (IPSC)

To commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Israeli ‘Operation Cast Lead’ attack on Gaza, and to highlight Israeli’s ongoing brutality coupled with the cruel and illegal siege of Gaza, the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign (IPSC) is calling on people to gather at 2pm on Tuesday 31st December at the Ha’penny Bridge, Dublin to attend our annual New Year’s Eve vigil for the people of Palestine, especially those in besieged in Gaza. Please bring Palestinian flags if you have them. Please spare an hour of your time to remember the victims of the attacks on Gaza in 2008/9, 2012, 2014 and all … Continue reading

Palestine Podcast #33: Ilan Pappe on ‘The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories’

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#33 – Ilan Pappe on ‘The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories [2019-10-12] – (Download here) INFO: The Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign was honoured to launch the paperback of Ilan Pappe’s new book, The Biggest Prison on Earth: A History of the Occupied Territories (Oneworld, 2019) on 12th October 2019 in Dublin. This podcast is a recording of the … Continue reading

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