Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005
Breaking: The truth behind Melania Trump’s plagiarism
Sean Fleming’s PAC: A game of make-believe cowboys Anthony
Young Irish citizens: Time for revolution Anthony
Breaking: Sinn Fein responsible for melting Ice Caps Anthony
Cameron’s legacy: Irish Times gets it wrong Anthony
Public Inquiry >>
A bird's eye view of the vineyard
Russia Defense Report: Motorized Rifle Troops Sun Jul 31, 2016 03:37 | The Saker
Reviews of Scott Humor?s book The Enemy of the State Sat Jul 30, 2016 15:33 | Scott
Ladies and Gents, I want to express my deepest gratitude to all the people who have bought my book, The Enemy of the State. Thank you for your support. I
Ukraine: blood poured at Kiev protest for a writer Oles Buzina murder suspects? release Sat Jul 30, 2016 02:22 | Scott
Oles Buzina murder suspects With Ukraine’s law enforcement and courts gradually locking up the Nazis, members of death squads, political assassins, fake “pro-Russian separatists,” Maidan organizers and other
Syrian War Report ? July 29, 2016: Humanitarian Operation in Aleppo City Sat Jul 30, 2016 01:07 | The Saker
Something symbolic, but very important is happening in the China-Russia partnership Sat Jul 30, 2016 00:17 | The Saker
Moscow-Beijing Express By Jeff J. Brown Cross-linked with China Rising: http://chinarising.puntopress.com/201... Podcast: https://soundcloud.com/44-days/someth... Starting today, this map takes on a whole new geopolitical meaning. (Image by baidu.com) Up till now,
The Saker >>
Progress Report on the Northern/Irish Feminist Judgments Project. Mon Jul 11, 2016 13:40 | admin
The UN and the Eighth Amendment Thu Jun 23, 2016 09:46 | admin
Call for Papers: State Accountability for Vulnerability Mon Jun 20, 2016 12:29 | admin
UK at the CESCR: A Focus on Benefit Sanctions Thu Jun 16, 2016 08:17 | admin
Irish Journal for European Law: CALL FOR PAPERS 2016 Mon Jun 13, 2016 10:48 | Aoife O'Donoghue
Human Rights in Ireland >>
For lefties too stubborn to quit
Hook and Sumner books 15:29 Sat Jul 30, 2016 | WorldbyStorm
Sabbath?s Final Tour, bands we?ve seen and the one?s that got away. 12:29 Sat Jul 30, 2016 | WorldbyStorm
This Weekend I?ll Mostly Be Listening to? God Is an Astronaut 07:57 Sat Jul 30, 2016 | irishelectionliterature
Muslim attitudes in the US and elsewhere? 12:21 Fri Jul 29, 2016 | WorldbyStorm
North and South 10:29 Fri Jul 29, 2016 | WorldbyStorm
Cedar Lounge >>
Dublin - Event Notice
Saturday March 02 2013
[Dublin] Palestine Mini-Film Festival (IPSC & Progressive Film Club)
arts and media |
Thursday January 31, 2013 19:52 by IPSC - IPSC
On Saturday 2nd March the Prorgessive film club and the Ireland-Palestine Solidarity Campaign are proud to present a special Palestine Mini-Film Festival in The Pearse Centre (aka The Ireland Institute), 27 Pearse St, Dublin 2. The festival begins at 2pm sharp.
NOTE: Entry to all films is free, and film start sharp.
2pm: Spirit of Shuhada Street (2011)
Irish Premiere: In Hebron’s old city, known by locals as Ghost Town, due to the mass emigration from the area due to the collective punishment closure of their city’s lifeline, is Shuhada Street. This film documents the resilience and inventiveness of Hebron’s residents, the history, law and psychogeography of the area, and a wider discussion on modes of resistance, community and international solidarity movements, autonomy,
recuperation, and acting like you’ve already won.
■ Directed by Treasa O’Brien.
■ In Arabic, with English subtitles.
■ More info: http://vimeo.com/24306777
3.30pm: Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies a People (2006)
This film dissects a slanderous aspect of cinematic history that has run virtually unchallenged from the earliest silent films to today’s Hollywood blockbusters. The film explores a long line of degrading images of Arabs—from Bedouin bandits and submissive maidens to sinister sheikhs and gun-wielding terrorists—along the way offering devastating insights into the origin of these stereotypic images, their development at key points in US history, and why they matter so much today.
■ Featuring acclaimed author Dr. Jack Shaheen.
■ More info: http://www.reelbadarabs.com
4.30pm: Roadmap to Apartheid (2012)
A multi-award winning film exploring the apartheid comparison as it is used in relation to Palestine and Israel. As much an historical document of the rise and fall of apartheid—comparing the many similar laws and tools used by both Israel and apartheid South Africa—the film shows why many Palestinians feel they are living in an apartheid system today, and why an increasing number of people around the world agree with them.
■ Directed by Ana Nogueira and Eron Davidson.
■ More info: http://roadmaptoapartheid.org/