Palestinian Film Festival 2018

Showcasing the very best of Palestinian cinema from around the world, the Palestinian Film Festival Australia is proud to present its 2018 program filled with gripping, award-winning features, shorts and documentaries screening in Sydney (20-27 Sept), Hobart (27-30 Sept), Melbourne (4-7 Oct), Brisbane (11-14 Oct), Canberra (18-20 Oct), Perth (26-28 Oct) and Adelaide (2-4 Nov)
Bookings at https://www.palestinianfilmfestival.com.auGo to Article

The House of Zion

worker-solidarity-arab-unity-palestinian-victoryWe shall return
the nightingale told me
when we met on a hill
that nightingales still
live there in our dreams
and that among the yearning hills
and people, there is a place for us
      -Sanarjou Yawman – فيروز – سنرجع يوما 
       (sung by Fairfous)

Publisher’s Note: In 2015, I asked Palestinian author, Ghada Karmi, the following question:

After the death of Yasser Arafat in 2004, you went to Ramallah as a consultant to the Palestinian Authority which had policed its own people opposing the settlements all over the West Bank and entered into deals with the Americans and with Israel.… Go to Article

Take action: tell Bill Gates to divest from Israel’s torture prisons#StopG4S

Take action: tell Bill Gates to divest from Israel’s torture prisons #StopG4S

Dear friend,

Sign the petition now: Tell Bill Gates to divest from G4S!

We’re writing to ask you to support an important campaign against G4S, the British private security company that helps the Israeli government to run prisons at which Palestinian political prisoners are detained and subjected to torture.Go to Article

Supporting the Palestinian BDS campaign – Stand with Professor Jake Lynch

Final reminder don’t miss this important Public Meeting

Supporting the Palestinian BDS campaign and the Academic Boycott of Israel.

Featuring Associate Professor Jake Lynch, Director of Sydney University’s Centre for Peace and Conflict Studies (CPACS)

Associate Professor Halim Rane is one of Australia’s leading scholars in Islamic Studies. He has researched and written extensively on the Israel-Palestine conflict.… Go to Article