Musical Evening: Recital for Peace

February 28, 2015 · Posted in Event · Comment 
March 8, 2015
7:00 pmto10:00 pm
Centre at St Paul’s Main Hall
Hills Road Cambridge

In collaboration with the Amos Trust
A cafe-style musical evening with a variety of local artists to raise funds for rebuilding a demolished home in Palestine.
Featuring performances by Michael Copley, Christina Barry, ReSound acapella choir led by Rowena Whitehead, Simon Oberst, Tom Howe, Fraser Reich and ‘For Whom the Bass Falls’(Arabic/Klezmer music band)

7.00 for 7.30pm Palestinian snacks and refreshments
Donations £13.50 at the door (students £9)
Online donations https://www.justgiving.comCornelia-McLean/
Amos Trust - Challenging injustice, Rebuilding hope
For further information about the visit, and a video of the last build, please visit http://amostrust.org/amos-palestine/

Discussion Panel: Students from Gaza

February 25, 2015 · Posted in Event · Comment 
March 2, 2015
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Keynes Hall
King’s College

Organised by Cambridge University Palestine Society

https://www.facebook.com/events/961000760577742/

Join us for a student-run discussion panel featuring Malaka Mohammed and Shahd Abusalama, who will share their personal experiences as Palestinian students in the UK, particularly on the role of Boycott Divestment and Sanctions in achieving a just peace in Israel-Palestine.

Film: Roadmap to Apartheid

February 20, 2015 · Posted in Event · Comment 
February 25, 2015
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Pavilion Room
Hughes Hall College

Organised by Cambridge University Palestine Society

https://www.facebook.com/events/1060340063993096/

The film is a historical documentation of the rise and fall of apartheid South Africa and shows how Palestinians feel they are living in a parallel system today. The screening will be followed by an open discussion. There will also be a series of photographs on display depicting ordinary life in the West Bank.

Talk: Ben White on Apartheid Israel

February 16, 2015 · Posted in Event · Comment 
February 24, 2015
7:30 pmto9:00 pm

Keynes Hall
Kings College

Organised by Cambridge University Palestine Society

Author Ben White www.benwhite.org.uk will talk on ‘Apartheid Israel: Exclusion, Segregation and Brutality’

Film: Children in Chains

February 5, 2015 · Posted in Event · Comment 
February 11, 2015
6:00 pmto8:00 pm

Anglia Ruskin University
LAB107

Organised by Cambridge Stop the War Coalition

Screening of documentary film by Jon Pullman showing the abuse of Palestinian children in the Israeli Military Court System. Many children stand up against the occupying soldiers of Israel combating tanks and guns with mere stones but as the film explains “For them the consequences of defiance can be kidnap, torture and imprisonment” and this incarceration can include the solitary confinement of children.

Talk: Holy Land Trust

November 21, 2014 · Posted in Event · Comment 
November 30, 2014
3:45 pmto5:00 pm
The Centre at St Pauls (Church)
Lower Hall
Hills Road Cambridge
With Sami Awad, the Director of the Holy Land Trust in Bethlehem
The Holy Land Trust is a grassroots organisation working in Bethlehem and
surrounding area running creative programmes aimed at strengthening communities
ground down by the impact of the occupation and promoting a non-violent end to
the occupation. See links below for more information. This is a great chance to
hear an inspirational speaker talking about the situation in the Holy Land
today. Light refreshments will be served.

http://www.holylandtrust.org/index.php/about/history
http://www.amostrust.org/events/amos-trust-presents-sami-awad/

Israel & Palestine: Is there a just resolution?

October 26, 2014 · Posted in Event · 28 Comments 
October 29, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

Friends Meeting House
12 Jesus Lane
Cambridge CB5 8BA

Organised by Cambridge Labour Party

A discussion led by Dr Glen Rangwala, Dept of Politics and international Studies, Cambridge University

Talk: Rebuilding Hope in Palestine

October 1, 2014 · Posted in Event · 17 Comments 
October 8, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm
Smaller Lower Hall
St Paul’s Church
Hills Road CB2 1JP
 
Organised by and information from Lia McLean cornelia.mclean@ntlworld.com
 
You are invited to spend an evening with Marwan Farajeh to find out more about life in Occupied Palestine. Marwan heads up the home rebuilding projects that Amos Trust undertakes in partnership with the Holy Land Trust. He will be talking about his work in community-building, non-violent resistance, and the planned Amos Trust home rebuild next year.
Light refreshments available at the start 7-7.30pm.

Film: Gaza 2013 - The Palestine Trauma Centre

September 29, 2014 · Posted in Event · 11 Comments 
October 6, 2014
7:00 pmto9:00 pm

University of East Anglia Arts 01 02
NORWICH

Organised by Norwich Stop the War and Hazel Marsch LCS, UEA

Followed by
discussion and questions with Dr Altawil (Phd Clinical Psycholodgy and Phd
Mental Health) founder and director of the Palestine Trauma Centre.

Concert and Conversation: The Galilee Quartet

September 19, 2014 · Posted in Event · 11 Comments 
September 30, 2014
7:30 pmto9:30 pm

Emmanuel United Reformed Church
72 Trumpington St Cambridge

Organised by Cambridge City Amnesty Group - full details here https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/galilee-quartet-in-concert-and-conversation-how-could-i-carry-a-gun-rather-than-my-viola-tickets-12804662089

‘How could I carry a gun rather than my viola?’ Concert followed by Q&A with Israeli Druze conscientious objector Omar Saad, chaired by Cambridge MP Julian Huppert.

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