West London Palestine Solidarity Campaign
Palestine 1917 to PresentExternal event
Day Conference and Discussion
2017 marks the centenary of the UK Government’s Balfour Declaration, and 50 years since Israel’s Occupation of the West Bank, East Jerusalem and Gaza.
A panel of expert speakers - mainly Palestinian- will explore the history, context and politics of Palestine and Palestinian rights.
The day is arranged into three themes with lots of discussion time built into the timetable.
From The Balfour Declaration To The Nakba (Catastrophe)
The Ongoing Nakba
Yara Hawari, Settler Colonialism
Ronnie Barkan,Citizenship, Nationality & Discrimination
Marwan Darweish, Popular Unarmed Resistance
What Is To Be Done?
Haneen Zoabi and Ben Jamal