363 7.30pm Mon 3 Aug 2015
Max Blumenthal: The 51 Day War book launch with Glasgow SPSC. Max will be showing a 5 min film then talking for 45 mins.
Beginning July 8, 2014, Israel launched air strikes and a ground invasion of Gaza that lasted fifty-one days, leaving over 2,000 people dead, the vast majority of whom were civilians. During the assault, at least 10,000 homes were destroyed and, according to the United Nations, nearly 300,000 Palestinians were displaced. Max Blumenthal was on the ground during what he argues was an entirely avoidable catastrophe. In this explosive work of reportage, Blumenthal reveals the harrowing conditions and cynical deceptions that led to the ruinous war. Here, for the first time, Blumenthal unearths and presents shocking evidence of atrocities he gathered in the rubble of Gaza. Blumenthalâ€™s on-the-ground reportage uncovers and analyses details overlooked by mainstream media outletsâ€”including regional political motives, war crimes, and US involvement in the eventual ceasefire agreementâ€”an outcome showing that US & Egyptian-led diplomacy makes another war almost inevitable. â€˜The 51 Day Warâ€™ presents unflinching accounts of: the use of civilians as human shields by Israeli forces; the arbitrary targeting of Palestinian civilians; and widespread incitement to genocide by Israeli military personnel, political leaders, and state-sponsored clerics. Eyewitness accounts from Gazan residents document potential war crimes committed by the Israeli armed forces. Blumenthal also details the battles that took place between Israeli forces and the armed guerrilla factions of the Gaza Strip, explaining their military and political significance with intimate proximity to the subject. Max Blumenthal is an award-winning journalist and best-selling author whose articles and video documentaries have appeared in New York Times, Daily Beast, Guardian, Huffington Post, Salon, Al Jazeera English and many other publications. He is the author of Goliath: Life and Loathing in Greater Israel and Republican Gomorrah: Inside The Movement That Shattered the Party.
Renfield Centre, 260 Bath St, Glasgow G2 4HZ
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7.00pm Wed 23 Sep
TNT Show - John Drummond interviewing Dr Tim Rideout. #TNTShow Dr Tim Rideout is convener of the Scottish Currency Group.
Dr Tim Rideout is convener of the Scottish Currency Group Twitter: @TimRideout2 Send questions for guest to [email protected], 07507 248856 or https://discord.gg/YyErKBe WATCH LIVE & POST QUESTIONS FOR GUEST: https://youtube.com/IndependenceLive https://facebook.com/IndyLiveStream https://pscp.tv/IndyLiveStream https://twitter.com/IndyLiveStream https://twitch.tv/IndyLive ALSO LIVE on our partners Facebook pages. For more details on becoming a partner email [email protected] *** WHATS ON GUIDE https://tvl.ink/whatsonguide Findout when livestream events and shows are happening and where you can view them. *** ABOUT TNT SHOW: The TNT Show is an Independence Live production. It is streamed to the Independence Live social media network plus our partners (50+) Facebook pages/groups. Become a Yes group partner to help expand our streaming network and get this production and others streamed to your Facebook page/group: [email protected] FOLLOW US: https://independencelive.net https://youtube.com/IndependenceLive https://livestream.com/IndependenceLive https://twitter.com/IndyLiveStream https://pscp.tv/IndyLiveStream https://facebook.com/IndyLiveStream https://twitch.tv/IndyLive https://instagram.com/independencelive https://linkedin.com/company/IndependenceLive https://discord.gg/YyErKBe Independence Live 1000s of streams since 2013 Neo-Eisimeileachd Beò - Na Mìltean de Bheò-Shruthaidhean bho 2013 https://independencelive.net [email protected] IndyLive Radio News, music and indy since 2019. Naidheachdan, ceòl & cabadaich Rèidio IndyLive, bho 2019 https://indylive.radio [email protected] #BeTheMedia join our grassroots team. DONT HATE THE MEDIA, BECOME THE MEDIA Be-A-Volunteer/Contact: [email protected] [email protected] NEWS YOU DONT HEAR NEW VOICES FOR A NEW SCOTLAND/GUTHAN ÙRA AIRSON ALBA ÙIRE
Starts at: 7.00pm Wed 23 Sep 2020
Speakers: John Drummond,Dr Tim Rideout
Venue: Online TNT Show - John Drummond interviewing Dr Tim Rideout. #TNTShow
11.00am Sat 24 Oct
Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference CND Conference Glasgow
All day coverage from the Conference in Glasgow. Morning Session: No to Nuclear Power 11:00-12:00 Linking Nuclear Power to Nuclear Weapons: Professor Lynn Jamieson (Chair, SCND); CND Campaign - No to Nuclear Power: Rae Street (CNDUK) Chair: Arthur West 12:00-13:00 Hunterston: Dr Ian Fairlie (Independent Radiation Consultant); Lack of Readiness for a Nuclear Incident: Cllr Audrey Doig (Nuclear Free Local Authorities) Chair: Lynn Jamieson 13:00-13:30 Morning Panel Q&A Chair: Arthur West 13:30-14:30: Lunch break Afternoon Session: Renewables 14:30-15:30 Scottish Renewables – an Overview: Professor Mike Danson (Heriot-Watt University); Scotland’s Renewable Energy Capability: Dr David Toke (Aberdeen University) Chair: Ian Fairlie 15:30-16:30 Just Transition: Pete Roche (No2 Nuclear); Renewables and Climate Change: Mark Ruskell MSP (Green Spokesperson, Climate and Energy) Chair: Mike Danson 16:30-17:00 Afternoon Panel Q&A Chair: Lynn Jamieson Tickets: £12/£8 including lunch https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/beyond-nuclear-tickets-93937709217 Livestream production by Independence Live https://www.independencelive.net https://www.facebook.com/ScottishIndependenceLiveEvents https://twitter.com/liveIndyScot https://www.youtube.com/independencelive 1000+ livestreams since 2013 DON'T HATE THE MEDIA, BECOME THE MEDIA!
Starts at: 11.00am Sat 24 Oct 2020 Beyond Nuclear - Helensburgh CND & SCND Conference