First boycott action at Sainsbury’s supermarket by newly formed London Palestine Action (LPA) network

First boycott action at Sainsbury’s supermarket by newly formed London Palestine Action (LPA) network Palestine solidarity campaigners targeted a branch of Sainsbury’s in Islington, north London, on Saturday 26th October, calling for the boycott of companies whose goods are made in illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied West Bank. More than 30 activists from the … Continue reading

Take creative action against Israeli apartheid – New Group, Open Meeting

Get together to create a new London Palestine solidarity group – Open meeting Tuesday, 24 September 2013, 19:00 – 21:00 The Rag Factory, 16-18 Heneage Street, off Brick Lane, E1 5LJ https://www.facebook.com/events/1415387922016427/ Want to take creative action against Israeli apartheid? Trying to get involved in effective and participatory Palestine solidarity work? If that sounds like … Continue reading

Update – events this evening

The list of this evening’s events:   All day Everyday… Exhibition of paintings by Artists in Gaza/Islington Friends of Yibna Exhibition of photographs by youth from Aida Refugee Camp/Lajee Center “I Am Palestine” – Image & Sound Installation   Friday 15 June 6pm Implications of the Syrian uprising for Palestine Discussion facilitated by Rif 7pm … Continue reading

URGENT: VIGIL TONIGHT AT ISRAELI EMBASSY 10-11:30PM, AND EVERY NIGHT UNTIL MAHMOUD SARSAK IS RELEASED OR CHARGED

Palestinian political prisoner Mahmoud Sarsak is on day 85 of the longest ever hunger strike, in protest against being detained without charge or trial for nearly 3 years. He has been denied proper medical care and his condition is now critical. Time is absolutely of the essence in taking action to help prevent this murder. … Continue reading

Khader Adnan speaks at Palestine Place – video linkup transcript part II

Khader Adnan Live Video Link Up With Palestine Place, London – June 3 2012 Part II. On the one- or two-state question: the solution is to go back to pre-48 situation, where Jews are guests in the land and all stolen land should go to their rightful owner, rights do not disappear with time. Even … Continue reading

Ilan Pappe Speaks at Palestine Place – Download or Listen Online

On Friday 8th June the renowned Israeli historian Ilan Pappe gave a powerful, enlightening and charming talk, answered some great questions with equally great answers, and generally had a great time. Audio of the event is now available to be streamed here. Direct download links: Talk at Palestine Place: MP3, or Ogg Vorbis Q&A at … Continue reading

Fight for the life of Mahmoud Sarsak (Mon 11 June)

After our first solidarity demonstration on Tuesday 5 June, another event has been organised for tomorrow: Date: Monday 11 June Location:  Outside the Department of Media, Culture and Sport (just behind Trafalgar Square) @ 2-4 Cockspur Street London SW1Y 5DH. Time: 2pm at Palestine Place, 3pm at the Department of Media, Culture and Sport Bring footballs, football … Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Palestine Place to join coalition of protesters opposing notorious security giant G4S tomorrow

Immediate Release 06.06.2012 TOMORROW: Palestine Place to join coalition of protesters opposing notorious security giant G4S Where: London Stock Exchange, Paternoster Square, London EC4M 7LS When: 12.30PM onwards Contact: Zaneta on 07927 189671 or Hilary 07756 977167 or phone 07448 613383 This Thursday (June 7) a coalition of protestors will demonstrate against the private security … Continue reading

Da Poet at Palestine Place

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Mahmoud Sarsak demo in pictures

Wednesday June 6th at Palestine Place

Tuesday at Palestine Place there was a very productive planning meeting for the G4S AGM protest, a film screening and a very moving talk from former Israeli soldier Sebastian Rodriguez, now a BDS activist and Anarchists Against the Wall member. The football action for Mahmoud Sarsak was also very successful with a Palestinian journalist  from Gaza who came … Continue reading

LET SARSAK LIVE

#letsarsaklive We are just about to set off to play football around London and flyer to raise awareness about Mahmoud Sarsak. A Palestinian footballer who has been detained without charge for 3 years and is now on his 80th day of hunger strike. WHAT YOU CAN DO: Contact the Football Association and ask them to … Continue reading

Press Release: ‘Let Sarsak Live’ football protest in London today

Immediate Release 5 June 2012 TODAY: Londoners to stage football protest for Palestinian political prisoner on hunger strike Contact: Zaneta 07927 189671 or Hilary 07756 977167 or general phone 07448 613383 Email: palestineplace@riseup.net Photos /footage: available this afternoon on request. When: Today Tuesday June 5 from 12 NOON till 4PM Where: Starting at Palestine Place … Continue reading

Events today Tuesday 05th June

We had another great day filled activities: media workshop, film screening, filming and discussions over shared dinner. Palestine Place is growing and beginning to feel like home to more and more people. Events planned for tomorrow, Tuesday 5th June, are: 4pm Introduction to Israeli Apartheid and BDS workshop  This introductory workshop will be run daily and … Continue reading

PRESS RELEASE: Palestinian hunger striker Khader Adnan tells British people: ‘Go out into the streets and protest’

Immediate Release 4 June 2012 WORLD FAMOUS PALESTINIAN HUNGER STRIKER KHADER ADNAN TELLS BRITISH PEOPLE: “GO OUT INTO THE STREETS AND PROTEST” Contact: Zaneta 07927189671 or Hilary 07756 977167 Email: palestineplace@riseup.net Photos: available on request. Speaking to a Western audience for the first time since his release in April from Israel’s notorious Ramle prison – … Continue reading

Events Schedule

Find out about hosting an event here. Tuesday June 5th  1pm Shared lunch  4pm Introduction to Israeli Apartheid and BDS workshop  This introductory workshop will be run daily and is designed to give people some basic facts about Israeli apartheid and the Palestinian campaign for boycotts, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel. 5pm Action planning workshop ahead of G4S … Continue reading

Another incredible day of events, planning and discussion

Today at Palestine Place we’ve had around 150 people come down to another brilliant day of workshops, discussions and action planning. We’ve had two amazing live video link ups with Stop the Wall and Khader Adnan (video and transcripts to come!), a workshop about SmashEDO, and an introductory session on Israeli apartheid and BDS. As … Continue reading

Palestine Place Eviction Attempt Resisted- Get ready for tommorrows events

Despite attempts by the state of London’s security forces to illegally evict Palestine Place, a large turnout by local activists and the strength of occupiers within Palestine Place has resulted in the resistance of our first eviction attempt and a strong resolve to remain. Standing in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in the occupied … Continue reading

Palestine place is here!

Palestine Place is here  [1]  :  Artists  and Activists  put  ‘Palestine  on the  Map’  with  two  week festival in reclaimed London building ‘We aim to put Palestine on the map with this event. Palestine Place will be a hub for culture, art and activism. If you don’t know anything about Palestine but you’re curious, come … Continue reading

Palestine Place big opening tomorrow, Saturday 2/06!

Palestine Place coming to London!

Hosting an event

Hosting an event If you or your group would like to run a workshop/training/discussion, show a film, or host any kind of event on one of the days please contact us at palesineplace(at)riseup(dot)net. We ask that those wishing to host events are willing to act within the parameters of our defined politics, which are solidified around … Continue reading