Date(s) - 12 Jun 2014
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday 12 June at 7.30 p.m.
Friends Meeting House, Ship Street, Brighton
Drinks and light refreshments from 6.30 p.m.
|Learn about the catastrophic impact on Palestinians of Israel’s occupation, colonisation and apartheid, and the crucial role played by the Jewish National Fund (JNF)|
SPEAKER: Eurig Scandrett, a member of Friends of the Earth International’s fact-finding delegation to Israel/Palestine, will speak on its report Environmental Nakba.
FILM: Enduring Roots: Over a Century of Resistance to the JNF (30 mins) + discussion.
The JNF – a registered charity in the UK – is a racist Israeli organisation which acts to prevent any Palestinian citizen from owning land, builds leisure parks over destroyed Palestinian villages, and clears the Bedouin off their land in the Naqab desert and destroys their villages.
To see a trailer for the film go to: http://vimeo.com/89376847.