Open Shuhada Street Global Actions Mapped

TweetShare ThisSome of us at Palestine Place have been hard at work mapping the global actions that took place last month in solidarity with Shuhada Street in Hebron, known as ‘Apartheid Street’ because it has been completely closed to Palestinians since 2000. This happened in bizarre connection to the Cave of the Patriarchs massacre, and despite Israel has promised... Read More

Glyn Secker on Zionism and the Jewish Boat to Gaza: Audio now online

TweetShare This On Wednesday 13th June Glyn Secker, from Jews for Justice for Palestine, talked to us at Palestine Place about the history of Zionism and his experience on the Jewish Boat to Gaza.   Audio of the event is now available to be streamed here. Direct download links:  MP3 (50.6mb), or Ogg Vorbis (36.2mb) #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;} Read More

Jeremy Hardy Q&A at Palestine Place: Audio now online

TweetShare This On Sunday June 10th Jeremy Hardy came to Palestine Place to watch a film with us (‘Jeremy Hardy vs the Israeli Army’ was the film, by Leila Sansour) and afterwards Jeremy was kind enough to stick around for a revealing and entertaining Q&A session. It touched upon the making of the film, unsurprisingly, and also other interesting topics like the BBC. Audio... Read More

Ilan Pappe Speaks at Palestine Place: Video and Audio now online

TweetShare This On Friday 8th June the renowned Israeli historian Ilan Pappe gave a powerful, enlightening and charming talk on the context and prospects of the current situation in Palestine, starting with the pros and cons of the disappearance from Israeli discourse of ‘liberal’ Zionism. He also answered some great questions with equally great answers in the following... Read More

New pictures in our gallery

TweetShare This    Check out our updated Palestine Place gallery on Flickr. If you have any wicked pictures taken during your time at PP and would like to see them published here, please go to Media Gallery in the top right corner of the page and follow instructions there.   GO TO OUR FLICKR GALLERY   #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;} Read More

The story of Palestine Place on Twitter

TweetShare This[View the story "Story of Palestine Place on Twitter" on Storify] Story of Palestine Place on Twitter A record of Twitter activity by Palestine Place and its supporters Storified by Palestine Place · Fri, Jun 22 2012 06:34:51 @PalestinePlace Is it true PP is closed down??? – Disheartening!!! #FREEPALESTINEDa Poet RT @spaceboy_psy: UK activists name occupied... Read More

Video: Mahmoud Sarsak Vigil

TweetShare This   Activists from Palestine Place held a vigil for Mahmoud Sarsak, on his 86th day of hunger strike, at the Israeli embassy in London. Sarsak, a Palestinian from Gaza, is refusing food in protest of his “administrative detention” (being held without charge or trial in an Israeli prison). #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;} Read More

Shareholders meeting of Israeli prison contractor G4S targeted

TweetShare This Palestine solidarity activists joined anti-deportation and anti-austerity groups for a noisy demonstration outside the annual meeting of private security company G4S in London yesterday. Chanting by the more than 70 campaigners present could be heard inside the meeting, while shareholders were handed an alternative annual report that looked like an official G4S... Read More

Footage from the G4S demonstration

TweetShare This Demonstration at G4S AGM from Palestine Place on Vimeo. #call_to_action h4{padding:0px 5px;} Read More

Video from Mahmoud Sarsak Solidarity Demo 5th June

TweetShare This 5th June- Demonstration in support of Palestinian footballer Mahmoud Sarsak from Palestine Place on Vimeo. Here’s footage from when we took to the streets with a few footballs in solidarity with Mahmoud Sarsak, the Palestinian footballer who is still on hunger strike, more than 80 days after he started in protest at his imprisonment by Israel, which has now... Read More