This year’s Left Forum, June 8-9 at Pace University, will include a series of panels on Palestine featuring Al-Awda members and allies and addressing important issues about Palestine: BDS, the right of return, Arab movements, and more.
Each spring Left Forum convenes the largest gathering in North America of the US and international Left. Continuing a tradition begun in the 1960s, we bring together intellectuals and organizers to share perspectives, strategies, experience and vision. For the US and the world, revitalizing an American Left has never been more urgent; Left Forum has a critical role to play in that undertaking. Register online here, or at the door.
Palestine panels at the Left Forum include the following:
Sat., June 8, 10:00am – 11:50am
The Fundamental Issue: Palestinian Right of Return
Sun., June 9, 10:00am – 11:50am
Apartheid: We Don’t Buy It, the BDS Movement on the Rise
Sun., June 9, 12:00pm – 01:50pm
Emerging Revolt in the Arab World: Egypt, Palestine and Beyond
Sun., June 9: 03:00pm – 04:50pm
Debate: How to solve the Israel-Palestine Conflict: 0, 1 or 2 State Solution: Lamis Deek and Sherry J. Wolf v. Norman Finkelstein and Stephen Shalom
Also of interest:
Sat, June 8, 12:00 pm – 01:40 pm
Greenwashing Apartheid: the Jewish National Fund and the Colonization of Palestine
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