"Why Palestine? Because it is a just cause, a noble ideal, a moral quest for equality and human rights."

— Edward Said


The Australian Friends of Palestine Association is a voluntary, not for profit organization which has as its primary object the promotion of peace in Palestine based on international law and relevant UN resolutions. A subsidiary objective is the promotion of Palestinian identity, heritage and culture to Australians










Supporting reference material can be found HERE


Adelaide Pro-Palestinian Protest - Gaza Floods - Week 166


2012 ESML Presented By Ilan Pappe

  The noted Israeli History Professor, Illan Pape delivered the 8th 2012 Edward Said Memorial Lecture at the Norwood Concert Hall, Norwood Parade (South Australia) on the 22nd of September with over 450 people in attendance. While in Australia Ilan Pappe apperade on ABC's Q&A program on the 17th of September. The program information can be found here and a you can download the full episode here (200mb MP4). Ilan Pappe also addressed a live aduiance at the National Press Club on the 19th September 2012. The full 1hr recording can be seen here.





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Timeline of the Occupied Territories of Palestine (1947 onwards)


Graphic from website Peace and Palestine 



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