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AFOPA's "3 Things" Digest

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Australian Friends of Palestine Association
3 Things becomes 5
Tales of a City by the Sea ~ OMG! Have you seen that play?
I Vote Palestine ~ Four young Australians speak
The Idol ~ 10 July ~ Film fundraiser
New AFOPA Book Club ~ 13 July ~ Join now!
New AFOPA WEBSITE ~ check it out!
Tales of a City by the Sea 
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"A perceptive story that magnificently captures the drama of star-crossed lovers in the besieged Gaza Strip." - Steven Davenport, INDaily, 14 June 2016

"A brave work...not only reflecting but also possibly affecting our view of this seemingly intractable conflict." - Peter Burdon, The Advertiser, 12 June 2016

"A poetic story of resilience in the face of brutal adversity." - Julia Wakefield, Weekend Notes, 13 June 2016

"[A] poetically beautiful, discerning and honest in its examination of life in Gaza...The profound grace of this production lies in the honest and forthright manner of Sabawi’s writing." - David O'Brien, The Barefoot Review, 10 June 2016

 
Tales of a City by the Sea
Showing now in Adelaide until 18 June

The Bakehouse Theatre, 255 Angas Street, Adelaide
Book now
Four young Australians 
share why it is so important to engage with your local candidates before the Federal Election on 2 July 2016.
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The Australia Palestine Advocacy Network's (APAN) online platform www.ivotepalestine.org.au sends a targeted email to your candidates telling them you support Palestinian human rights and asks them to take a moderate pledge to also support these rights if they are elected.

You can send your email now on your phone, tablet or computer anywhere and it takes less than a minute!
Email your candidates now!!
Put Palestine and human rights on your candidates' agenda.
 
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Film fundraiser for AFOPA
Sunday, 10 July 2016, 4pm
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See the inspirational story of a boy from Gaza who dreams of singing.

"Beautifully written, produced, directed and acted by an ensemble cast of children and adults. Very moving..." - David Faber, AFOPA Executive Member.


Tickets $20ea. - purchase now through AFOPA
Fundraising will contribute to our humanitarian support work in Palestine.

Venue: Mercury Cinema, 13 Morphett St, Adelaide SA
Ilan Pappe, Ethnic Cleansing of PalestineInaugural meeting of the new AFOPA Book Club, 13 July 2016, 6:30pm-8:00pm

A warm invitation to our supporters to join in reading and learning more about Palestine.  Our first book is by the Israeli historian, Ilan Pappe (2006), The Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine.  Join AFOPA Executive Member and historian, Dr David Faber, Adjunct Senior Lecturer, Flinders University, to discuss and learn more about the most transformative moment in Palestine's history - the 1948 Nakba ("catastrophe") and the loss of historic Palestine.

Full event details available here >>
Venue:
Palestine Centre For Peace, 60 Frome St, Adelaide SA.
RSVP essential please: REGISTER HERE or EMAIL US or TEL. 08 8232 5273.

 
It's ready! Check out the NEW AFOPA WEBSITE >>
Volunteers welcome!
Are you available to volunteer at our Palestine Centre for Peace?
We welcome your time, skills and enthusiasm to help us build the best Palestine Centre we can. Drop in for chat, give us a call or send us an email.

Palestine Centre for Peace / 60 Frome St, Adelaide / Tel. 08 8232 5273
Email: store@palestinecenterforpeace.com.au
Opening hours: Mon-Fri. 09:30-17:00, Sat. 09:30-13:00

 
Welcome! Become an AFOPA MEMBER today >>
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"Why Palestine? Because it is a just cause, a noble ideal, a moral quest for equality and human rights."
~ Edward Said ~
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