Sun, 25 Feb 2018, 19:00
Northumbria University, Newcastle, Ellison Building, Northumbria University, Northumberland Road, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, NE1 8ST
Hosted by Newcastle Palestine Solidarity Campaign
Venue: East City Campus, Northumbria University. Specific lecture theatre to be confirmed soon.
Jeff Halper is a Jewish Israeli activist, author and former professor. He is co-founder and director of Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions and the author of a number of books on Israel and Palestine.
In this 60-minute talk – followed by Q&A – Jeff will explain how Israel has developed an apartheid system. He will outline his vision of an alternative: a democratic, bi-national state in historic Palestine. He will discuss the record of resistance to Israeli occupation policies and consider the prospects for achieving justice.
Venue to be confirmed.
A disturbing insight into the new phenomenon of the 'securocratic' war in the modern policed world, with a focus on the Israeli state.