Wednesday, January 28, 2009
From Protest to Campaign this Saturday
Its not over yet
As Israeli tanks re-enter Gaza, even more important that you make it
to Saturday's meeting 2pm Suspension Coffee Lounge Beaumont St Hamilton to work out longer term protest/campaign.
Re delegations to Gaza- see below:
1. From Australians for Palestine, Kamahl Mashni is being sponsored to go with the George Galloway delegation- download details here.
2. Another delegation, Melbourne Palestine Solidarity Network, go to this link
" Hi All,
Some of us are involved in organising a delegation to Gaza. Assuming we get permission we will be leaving soon. We are trying to get Trade Union members along if possible and representatives from other groups. If any comrades are able to come or have contacts who might be interested please contact me ASAP 0406 402 401.
The program will involve the following:
The departure will be in mid February, depending on arrangement with Egypt;
The trip will be 7-10 days;
We will visit destroyed areas, hospitals, meet with the injured and NGOs;
We will witness the effect of war and siege on 1.5 million Palestinians in Gaza;
All transportation and accommodation will be covered;
We have limited resources to help with some flight costs.
If you are interested in attending please let us know ASAP as we are trying to get permission within the next 10 days.
at 3:19 PM