Karun Cowper speaks with Nick Everettt, co-convenor of Friends of Palestine WA on Donald Trump “recognising” Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, in reversal of decades of US policy and drawing international condemnation.
It seems an Israeli-Palestinian peace settlement is further away than ever, with the Netanyahu government approving late last week the first new illegal colonial outpost, commonly referred to as a settlement, in the West Bank in 20 years. Military occupation remains a daily reality for millions of Palestinians, and the people of Gaza continue to […]
Ali Abunimah is a Palestinan-American journalist, a co-founder of The Electronic Intifada, and the author of several important books on the Israel-Palestinian conflict, including his latest volume The Battle for Justice in Palestine, published by Haymarket Books. A leading proponent of the one-state solution, Abunimah is currently on a speaking tour of Australia. Alex Whisson […]
Indymedia speaks to International Solidarity Movement Australian activist Phoebe who is currently in the West Bank on the escalating violence in the region over recent weeks.
At 8am members of the Melbourne Palestine Action Coalition (MPAC) shut down the headquarters of Israeli arms manufacturer, ELBIT SYSTEMS, at 235 Ingles St Port Melbourne to mark the first anniversary of the 2014 Israeli ‘Protective Edge’ assault on Gaza. The group have blockaded access to the building and currently have two people locked on […]
We speak to Lewis Todman from Socialist Alternative about an incident at the University of WA in which uni authorities tore down a poster advertising a meeting on the Gaza bombardment, plus another advertising a BBQ in support of Palestinians.
Naama Blatman-Thomas and Mark Thomas discuss how you can take action against the Occupation of Palestine, focused on the Boycotts, Divestments and Sanctions (BDS) campaign. You can find out more information about the BDS campaign at http://pacbi.org/ Naama Blatman-Thomas is a PhD candidate from Israel who has done field work with Palestinian groups in Karmiel […]
Audio Package from Free Gaza Rally Friends of Palestine 25th November. Click here to listen
Sarah Haynes from Friends of Palestine WA on the unfolding crisis/conflict in Gaza… Click here to listen