‘Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel’
Talkk by David Cronin who is a contributing editor of The Electronic Intifada, a website focused on Palestine. His latest book is Balfour’s Shadow: A Century of British Support for Zionism and Israel (Pluto, 2017).
Wednesday 26th July
Charing Cross Centre, 19 St John Maddermarket,
Norwich NR2 1DN – From 7pm till 9pm
Theresa May wants British people to feel ‘pride’ in the Balfour Declaration. What exactly is there to be proud of?
Balfour initiated a policy of British support for Israel which continues to this very day, to the detriment of the occupied Palestinians of the West Bank and the five million Palestinian refugees living largely in warrens of poverty around the Middle East, including Israeli-besieged Gaza. Surely we should apologise