Author Archives: Oban Concern for Palestine

About Oban Concern for Palestine

. . . supporting people in Palestine and Israel who oppose the occupation of the West Bank and Gaza. Oban Concern for Palestine are a group of Argyll residents who share an interest in Palestine, a friendship with its people and a deep concern for their welfare. And, for the sake of Israel, we want to encourage the government of Israel to comply with international law. Oban Concern for Palestine believe that the oppression of the Palestinian people is a grave wrong, that the government of Israel is in violation of international law, and that we have a duty to speak up and do what we can to bring it to an end. We welcome new members and supporters. For more information, please contact obanconcern4palestine AT gmail DOT com • +44 7747 300 062 • Oban Concern for Palestine, c/o Stronchriach, Rowan Road, Oban, Argyll, PA34 5TY, UK

From 1 March 2018: interactive video talks with Winners of 2017 Palestine Book Awards

Expand your knowledge on Palestine-Israel issues for effective solidarity with the Palestinian people Starting on 1/3/2018, then throughout 2018, every first Thursday of the month, 7pm: Winners of the 2017 Palestine Book Awards interactive video link followed by Q&A Themes: … Continue reading

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Essay by Neve Gordon, “The ‘New Anti-Semitism'” (January 2018)

Dear All “The ‘New Anti-Semitism’” by Neve Gordon, published on page 18 of LRB – The London Review of Books, discusses the worrying conflation of anti-Zionism with anti-Semitism. What is even more worrying is that the UK government has adopted … Continue reading

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Join PSC at UK Parliament Lobby Day, Wed 22 Nov 2017

Dear All This is a message of thanks from PSC – Palestine Solidarity Campaign – and a request to join in the Lobby Day at Westminster  Wednesday, 22 November 2017, 12-6pm. If you can’t be in London on the day, … Continue reading

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Oban’s Apology to the Palestinian people for 100 years of Balfour

OC4P – Oban Concern for Palestine – make a stand of apology to Palestine for 100 years of Balfour-inspired injustice and genocidal human-rights violations: Oban councillors present and past … and friends travelling through … … locals … … older and … Continue reading

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Oban, Sat 4 Nov 2017: VIGIL OF APOLOGY TO THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE

Dear All Thursday 2nd November 2017 is the 100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration On that day, a fateful declaration was signed by then British Foreign Secretary, Arthur James (later Lord) Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour. In the name of … Continue reading

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Ayman Jarjour in Edinburgh, 29 Sep 2017: Classical Guitar and Choral Music fundraiser

Dear All Friday, 29 September 2017, 7:30-9:30pm join in an Evening of Classical Guitar & Choral Music with Ayman Jarjour and The Choir of St. Andrew’s and St. George’s West in aid of Palcrafts, a registered Scottish charity, and its … Continue reading

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Miko Peled in Glasgow, 27 Sept 2017

Dear All The Scottish Palestinian Forum invites you to a seminar with MIKO PELED The renowned Israel-born Peace activist and author will be speaking in Glasgow, at 7:30 pm on Wed. 27 September 2017 Venue: Blythswood Hall, Renfield St.Stephen’s Centre, 260 … Continue reading

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