8 October, Online Event: Palestine to Philippines: Prisoners in the Struggle

Friday, 8 October
5 pm Pacific (8 pm Eastern)
Register on Zoom: https://bit.ly/3DbYkdU
Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/572728550446991/

PYM and Bayan Canada present Palestine to the Philippines: a webinar on the historical intersections of Palestinian and Filipino prisoners, from Leila Khaled’s visit to the Philippines for the Fifth International Assembly of the International League of People’s Struggles, to the Palestine-Philippines Friendship Association. We’ll be joined by Palestinian writer and coordinator of the Preparatory Committee of the Masar Badil (Alternative Palestinian Path) conference Khaled Barakat and Lengua De Guzman, trade union activist and human rights director of Kilusang Mayo Uno (May 1st movement), organizing for the release of her husband Maoj Maga’s imprisonment by the Duterte regime.

Full event schedule: https://www.facebook.com/events/415239596607251

Palestine Action Week is brought to you by the Palestine Action Coalition: Palestinian Youth Movement, NSJP, Canada Palestine Association, UBC SPHR, SFU SJP, Samidoun Network, BDS Vancouver, Anti-racism coalition Vancouver, Independent Jewish Vocies, Rise SFU, Sulong UBC, and the Caucus

REGISTER HERE: https://bit.ly/3DbYkdU

Art by Rawan Hassan, Palestinian artist in Vancouver. (@oddbiscuit on Instagram)