Settler Colonialism in Palestine

287 10.00am Sat 13 Aug 2016

North Lanarkshire SPSC are hosting a day long conference: BDS (Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions) is how we work for effective solidarity with the Palestinian people. What, though are we up against? Is there any positive exit from the nightmare?

About this event

The sessions include: ** Omar Barghouti is a founding member of the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) and of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israel. ** Ben White - 'Resistance to settler colonial framework/analysis' Ben is a writer, journalist, researcher, and activist, specialising in Palestine/Israel. He is author of ‘Israeli apartheid: a beginner’s guide’. ** Ruba Salih - 'How settler colonialism relates to refugees and the right of return'. Ruba works at SOAS University of London, Centre for Gender Studies and is a member of the London Middle East Institute (LMEI), Centre for Migration and Diaspora Studies and Centre for Palestine Studies (CPS) ** Ilan Pappe - 'Israel, a settler colonial state'. Ilan is an Israeli historian and socialist activist. He is a professor with the College of Social Sciences and International Studies at the University of Exeter. He is author of ‘The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine’ and ‘The Idea of Israel’. ** Q&A and discussion with Ben White, Ruba Salih and Kate Aspinwal - Kate is involved in Kairos Britain Facilitators throughout the day include: ** Sam Macartney, Chair of UNISON Scotland International Committee and recently returned from a visit to Palestine ** Eurig Scandrett, Scottish Green Party and Friends of the Earth Scotland activist and co-author of 'Environmental Nakba' Friends of the earth international report ** Adie Nistelrooy, Manchester Palestine Action ** Doris Ghannem, BDS Berlin

Speakers

Omar Barghouti, Ilan Pappe, Ruba Salih, Ben White

Venue

117 Fountainbridge, Edinburgh EH3 9QG

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