Take creative action against Israeli apartheid – New Group, Open Meeting

TweetShare This Get together to create a new London Palestine solidarity group – Open meeting Tuesday, 24 September 2013, 19:00 – 21:00 The Rag Factory, 16-18 Heneage Street, off Brick Lane, E1 5LJ https://www.facebook.com/events/1415387922016427/ Want to take creative action against Israeli apartheid? Trying to get involved in effective and participatory Palestine solidarity work? If that sounds like you, make sure you get down to the... 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 of the event is now available to be streamed here (28 minutes). Direct... 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

Palestine Place successful in court today – staying as planned

TweetShare ThisToday Palestine Place was represented in Central London County Court in heroic fashion by Jim Saxon, in what he described as ‘singularly the weirdest squat defence case I’ve ever run’. We successfully prevented an interim possession order from being issued against our space at 24 Grays Inn Road. This would have made it criminal to stay in the building (scheduled for demolition in August) with near-immediate effect, have been needlessly... 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

Mahmoud Sarsak demo in pictures

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Wednesday June 6th at Palestine Place

TweetShare ThisTuesday at Palestine Place there was a very productive planning meeting for the G4S AGM protest, a film screening and a very moving talk from former Israeli soldier Sebastian Rodriguez, now a BDS activist and Anarchists Against the Wall member. The football action for Mahmoud Sarsak was also very successful with a Palestinian journalist  from Gaza who came towards the end of the action explaining that he had played football with... Read More

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