BDS presentation by Rafeef Ziadah

  Rafeef presentation Eve St Sept 26, 2011.mon  Listen to her presentation here  Rafeef Ziadah is a Palestinian activist and member of the BNC  – the Palestinian National Committee coordinating the international BDS movt – http://www.bdsmovement.net/bnc She is based in London and was in Australia recently to speak to community groups, politicans, unionists and others…

Rally and protest Max Brenner Newtown Aug 20, 2011

On Saturday August 20, about 100 people gathered to march and rally from Newtown Square up King Street to the Max Brenner outlet to support the BDS movement and to voice their protest against Brenner’s parent company Strauss’ ongoing support of the Israel Defense Forces in the Occupied Palestinian territories. The protesters were peaceful but…

Archbishop Tutu supports Marrickville BDS

Archbishop Desmond Tutu, has sent a letter our Mayor, Fiona Byrne commending her and the other Councillors for their stand on BDS. Archbishop Tutu wrote to Marrickville  saying “I want to pay my respects to you and your fellow Councilors in Marrickville for taking a stand to isolate the Israeli state, and before that for…

BDS meeting, 3pm Sunday 29 May

MarrickvilleBDS invites all supporters of BDS to a planning meeting to help spread information and build public support for the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement not just in Marrickville, but across Sydney. When:     Sunday 29th of May, 3pm – 5pm Where:    Tom Foster Community Centre 
11-13 Darley Street, Newtown (just off King St, near St Peters station) Map here:
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