Saturday, 13 February
Solidarity Center NYC
147 W 24th St, Fl 2nd
Nick Maniace, of FIST – Fight Imperialism, Stand Together and Samidoun Palestinian Prisoner Solidarity Network, will give a class and lead a discussion on the history of Palestine.
It will include the following topics:
-The creation of the state of Israel (called an-Nakba – “the catastrophe” – by Palestinians).
-The role of the United Sates as the key supporter of the Zionist state.
-The historical stages of the Palestinian resistance struggle: the first Arab-Zionist war, Black September, the October War, the Lebanese Civil War, etc.
-The various Palestinian resistance organizations and their connection to the global anti-imperialist movement and the socialist camp.