Join us to mark the 69th anniversary of the Nakba, when 700,000 Palestinians were forced to flee their homes during and after the 1948 war with Israel and who largely remain refugees.
Tower Hamlets Palestine Solidarity is holding a free public event with film, speakers and discussion: 7.15pm-9pm, Monday, 15th May @ Brady Centre, 192-196 Hanbury Street, Whitechapel, E1 5HU.
- Firefighters under Occupation: one-hour documentary about life as a Palestinian firefighter in the occupied West Bank
- London Fire Brigades Union: Lucy Masoud will share her insights on the film and firefighting in Palestine
- Bethelehem Marathon: report from our chair, who just returned from Bethlehem having completed the race
- Palestinian produce stall: Palestinian olive oil, dates, soap, zatar (herbs) etc will be available for sale
Please join us and invite your friends for what will be a very interesting and informative evening!
We will also be running a stall at Roman Road market on Saturday, 13th May, selling Palestinian fair trade produce, so do stop by and say hello if you’re in the area.