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 of the event is now available to be streamed here (28 minutes). Direct... 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 building ‘Palestine Place’: http://www.presstv.ir/detail/2012/06/18/246840/uk-occupied-palestine-place... Read More

Space vacated (and Sarsak update)

TweetShare ThisA brief update to be replaced very soon with a richer debrief: Sadly our two weeks have come to an end and Palestine Place is no longer a physical space. But the network we’ve formed is still going. So watch this space. We have had two weeks of thoughtful discussion, sharing of skills, food, music, poetry, tea, ideas, hugs and lots and lots of warm love with people from most interesting places (thanks to our amazing outreach team!).... 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

[PRESS RELEASE] Demonstration at the Israeli Embassy, More Action to Come

TweetShare ThisTonight activists from a variety of groups, including people involved in the Palestine Place project at 24 Grays Inn Road (a social centre set up in solidarity with the Palestian people) held a successful demonstration outside the Israeli embassy in support of Palestian hunger striker Mahmoud Sarsak, who has been on hunger strike for 85 days now in response to his “administrative detention” which has meant three years in... 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 publication but profiled the company’s human rights abuses in Palestine... Read More

Lookback at things so far, Excitement at things to come…

TweetShare ThisPalestine place continues to go from strength to strength, with workshops, events and actions happening inside and coming out of the space. Despite the jubilee, this weekend saw more than 150 people in attendance at a variety of workshops, and toadys event on International Law and Palestine (which included free Palestinian food) saw around 60 people attend. We have even recieved media attention from prominent Jewish newspaper Haaretz... Read More

PRESS RELEASE: Palestine Place to join coalition of protesters opposing notorious security giant G4S tomorrow

TweetShare This Immediate Release 06.06.2012 TOMORROW: Palestine Place to join coalition of protesters opposing notorious security giant G4S Where: London Stock Exchange, Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS When: 12.30PM onwards Contact: Zaneta on 07927 189671 or Hilary 07756 977167 or phone 07448 613383 This Thursday (June 7) a coalition of protestors will demonstrate against the private security company G4S as its Annual General Meeting takes place,... Read More

Da Poet at Palestine Place

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

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