Free Palestine: Report back from the World Social Forum

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 - 17:00 to 18:00
Octopus Books@UnderOneRoof
251 Bank Street, 2nd Floor
Ottawa , ON
Canada
45° 24' 59.0508" N, 75° 41' 49.866" W
Ontario CA

* Please note that this event will take place at Octopus Books@UnderOneRoof (251 Bank Street, 2nd Floor)

Hear first-hand accounts from the World Social Forum special session on Palestine that took place in Brazil in late November. As the Canadian government continues its unflinching support of the State of Israel, learn about the grassroots movements in Palestine and around the world that are fighting against Israeli Apartheid. 

Join Octopus Books for the next instalment in our lunchtime discussion series.

Yafa Jarrar is a member of Students against Israeli Apartheid, and Mike Palecek is a National Union Rep at the Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW).

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