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Protest Israeli Apartheid! Protest Israeli Col. Dr Eran Lerman! Sunday 20th August

Dear friends of Palestine On Sunday 20th August, Friends of Palestine WA will hold a protest outside a meeting organised by the Zionist lobby group, Australia Israel Jewish Affairs Council (AIJAC). The meeting features guest speakers Israeli Defence Force Reserve Colonel … Continue reading

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Friends of Palestine AGM Monday 7th August

Friends of Palestine AGM Monday 7th August, 2017 Dear friends of Palestine On Monday 7th August, at 6.30pm, Friends of Palestine WA will hold its Annual General Meeting at Citiplace Community Centre (above Perth train station). All FOPWA members and anyone … Continue reading

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The Stones Cry Out: A movie about the plight of #Christians in the #Holy #Land.

The Stones Cry Out The Plight of Christians in the Holy Land Christianity was born in Palestine two thousand years ago. From there it spread throughout the Middle East and to the rest of the world. Yet many are unaware … Continue reading

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#Gaza Children’s Cinema Info/Food Stall #Perth #WA

Gaza Children’s Cinema is a community-based education initiative designed in 2013 to reach out to Palestinian children residing in Gaza to provide them with a space of reflection and imagination. More than half of the Gaza Strip’s population of 2 … Continue reading

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342 Days ago in #Palestine: an activist’s time in the West Bank

  When: 4 October @ 6:30 PM Where: City West Lotteries House In October 2015 Belinda travelled to the West Bank to work with the International Solidarity Movement. In this talk she will share her experiences of the “Third Intifada,” … Continue reading

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A book Launch on #Palestine/ Wednesday 18th May, 6.30pm #Perth #Fremantle

A book Launch on Palestine Mellisa Parke will launch Stuart Reeve’s book A Lovers Country on Wednesday 18th May, 6.30pm, at the Orient Hotel, 39 High Street, Fremantle. Monies raised from book sales will fund scholarships for Palestinians students. It’s … Continue reading

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Eye-Witness Report from the occupied West bank with Gillian Kerr-Sheppar

When: 6.30pm Tuesday 10th may Where: Citiplace Community Centre (above Perth train station) Come and hear an eye-witness report from educator and Ecumenical Accompaniment Programme in Palestine and Israel (EAPPI) volunteer Gillian Kerr-Sheppard. In 2005, Gillian began teaching drama and … Continue reading

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March on May Day with Friends of Palestine WA

May 1 is international workers day: a day to remember past struggles and to continue to struggle for the rights of workers, including the right to organise in trade unions. May Day is commemorated in Perth each year with a … Continue reading

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Public meeting: #Perth/ My Time in Occupied Palestine – Friday 15th April 6pm

Dear friends of Palestine We would like to invite you to attend a public meeting with James Kelly, a volunteer with the International Solidarity Movement who has recently returned from the West Bank in the occupied Palestinian territories. James will … Continue reading

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Visit of Palestinian American Ali Abunimah: a speaking tour not to be missed

Hot on the heels of our success in securing a visa for Palestinian American author and journalist Ali Abunimah to begin his Australian speaking tour on Monday, we can report another victory. Less than 24 hours after Sydney University cancelled … Continue reading

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