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#GazaUnderAttack – Operation protective edge

>> Demonstrations from around the world >>


September 2014

MELBOURNE (VIC) | Thursday 11 September | 6.30pm-11pm
APHEDA benefit for Gaza
Venue: Bella Union, Level 1, Vic. Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St, Carlton

ADELAIDE (SA) | Thursday 11 September | 7.15pm


MELBOURNE (VIC) | Thursday 18 September | 7pm
BOOK TALK with Marcelo Svirsky, ‘After Israel: Towards Cultural Transformation’, in conversation with Samah Sabawi
Venue: Vic. Trades Hall, 54 Victoria St, Melbourne
Hosted by New International Bookshop, Australians for Palestine, Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid.

WOLLONGONG (NSW) | Thursday 25 September | 4.30pm
DISCUSSION with Marcelo Svirsky, ‘Should we boycott Israel?’
Venue: University Bar, University of Wollongong
Contact: Claire 0r view #WalkForBDS fb page

SYDNEY TO CANBERRA | 23 September 2014

#WalkforBDS – NTEU member and Wollongong academic Marcelo Svirsky’s Walk for BDS >> Walk starts from Sydney Opera House 10am, Tues 23 September!

svirsky_walk_2014AUSTRALIAN SPEAKING TOUR | Arda Aghazarian
23 September – 25 October 2014
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Arda Aghazarian is an Armenian Palestinian Christian media professional from the Old City of Jerusalem. Growing up through violence and military occupation, she has become an advocate for justice and peace in the Holy Land, with particular emphasis on conflict resolution and women’s rights.
Hosted by Palestine-Israel Ecumenical Network and World Vision.

November 2014

melbourne (VIC)

Sunday 9 November 2014, 10am
runforpalestine_logoThird annual RUN FOR PALESTINE
Where: The Tan Track – Pillars of Wisdom, King’s Domain, Cnr Alexandra Ave & Swan St, Melbourne
Registration: 10am
Start Time: 10.45am 2 laps/11am 1 lap
Cost (includes t-shirt): $25 per ticket (plus booking fee of $2.49) – click here to book tickets.
All funds raised will be donated to the Red Crescent Society for Gaza Strip – to aid in the rehabilitation of disabled Palestinian children. Of course if you can’t make it on the day, but would like to donate to the cause anyway, there is an option for that as well.
Hosted by: Australians for Palestine

Premiering 11 November 2014Tales of a City by the Sea, a Palestinian story of love and separation will be brought to life on three different stages in three cities, in two languages (Arabic and English) within three different artistic interpretations. This is not just a play, it is an act of beautiful resistance.

Tales of a City by the Sea, 11 November 2014

Tales of a City by the Sea, 11 November 2014, Melbourne/Aida Refugee Camp/Gaza City