Collection of statements on Palestine and Israel from the Hansard record of the Australian Federal Parliament.
1 March 2018, Senate, Senate Estimates. Senator Lee Rhiannon (Greens, NSW) asks about Australia’s engagement regarding Palestinian children in military detention & the US decision to move their Israeli embassy to Jerusalem. Continue reading
We were honored that Roger Waters took an evening out of his epic Us and Them tour to speak in Melbourne about Palestine. Watch and share! (highlights below, click here for video of whole event)
In late December, 16yr old Ahed Tamimi was dragged from her bed in the middle of the night, and is currently in a military prison inside Israel, denied bail. She is one of hundreds of Palestinian children who face military courts by Israel, courts which have an over 99% conviction rate. UNICEF has called on Israel to stop the “widespread, systematic and institutionalised abuse” which happens to Palestinian children in Israel prisons.
Fri 9 Feb, Atheneaum Theatre
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APAN is delighted to announce that we are co-hosting an event with Pink Floyd icon Roger Waters on Friday 9 Feb in Melbourne
Roger Waters is a staunch supporter of Palestinian human rights and we are delighted he is taking time out of his epic Us and Them tour to share with Australians about why Palestine means so much to him.
Roger Waters will be in conversation with award-winning Palestinian-Australian author and activist Randa Abdel-Fattah and Jewish-Australian author and activist Antony Loewenstein.