April 14, 2007

SPSC: Overcoming zionism?

Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign has an event on Monday 16 April 2007. Here's the notice lifted from their site:
SPSC Events

Problem: Israeli Apartheid
Solution: Boycott

Public meeting with JOEL KOVEL

Monday 16 April - Stirling @ 7.30pm, venue TBC

Tuesday 17 April – Glasgow @ 7.30pm, Buchanan Hotel, 185 Buchanan Street

Wednesday 18 April – Edinburgh @ 7.30pm, Word Power meeting room, 43-45 West Nicolson Street

Thursday 19 April – Dundee @ 7.30pm, venue TBC

Kovel joined the Green Party since 1990. In 1998, he was the Green Party candidate for US Senator from New York, and in 2000 sought their Presidential nomination.

Greens, Calling for Palestinian Rights, Urge Divestment from Israel
The Green Party of the United States (GPUS) publicly calls for divestment from and boycott of the State of Israel until such time as the full individual and collective rights of the Palestinian people are realized.” www.gp.org

Born in Brooklyn, NY and studied psychiatry and medicine. Kovel is currently Professor of Social Studies at Bard College, NY.

As an activist, Joel Kovel has been engaged in struggles for peace and justice since the Vietnam War era. He has worked within the antiwar and anti-nuclear movements, the solidarity movements in Central America and the Caribbean, the movements for democratic media, and, increasingly, for ecological transformation.

author of 'Overcoming Zionism '
'This book is absolutely fundamental for those who reject the unfortunate confusion between Jews, Judaism, Zionism and the State of Israel --'
Samir Amin, director of the Third World Forum

Event organised by Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign & sponsored by Scotland Against Criminalising Communities, Muslim Association of Britain.
secretary@scottishpsc.org.ukThis e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it – 0131 620 0052


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