1. Refusnik public meeting and Another Israel. Over 40 people came to hear the 19 year old refusenik, Tamar Katz, in Manchester on 9 March. The Another Israel exhibition was well received and continued with Tamar to meetings in Bradford, Cambridge and Sheffield. A volunteer is needed to pick up the exhibition, in its portfolio bag, from Sheffield 11. Please respond for full details.
2. Next JfJfP meeting – Monday
23rd March, 6.30pm at Pia’s house, Ayres Road. Bus 15. Lifts available. Contact 0794 232 0301 for more details.
3. Cancelled: What Now After Gaza? Sunday, 29 March, Leeds LS2 3AD
Unfortunately, this meeting has been cancelled due to the health of one the speakers.
4. Meet Sindyanna at Unicorn – Sunday 5 April, 2.30 to 4.30pm
Fair trade for long term solutions, at Unicorn, 89 Albany Rd, Chorlton M21 0BN.
Sindyanna of Galilee is unique organisation based on co-operation between Palestinian and Jewish people, founded on a mutual belief in equality and Palestinian right to self-determination. Sindyanna has a strong track record in providing women with equal chances and advancing the economic situation of Arab women within Israel. Sindyanna is a ray of hope in an area that suffers from war, occupation and fundamentalism. Founded in 1996, Sindyanna is a member of IFAT, the international fair trade association. More details of their UK tour on www.jobird.net/?page_id=134
For extended conversation, you are welcome to join us in Iguana Bar until 6pm, over the road, 115-117, Manchester Rd, Chorlton, Manchester M21 9PG.