:30 Before the report back
- The labor revolt continues in South Africa
- The fascist police take drastic measures reminiscent of the HIV scare in the 1980s
10:00 Palestine what was learned
- The discourse in the US is horrible, Stephen shares what he learned, having been a supporter of Palestine but never having the story to back it up.
- Detailed discussions of what is happening on the ground in Palestine.
- Great information and virtual tour from Al Haq for those that are unable to to visit Palestine.
- What happens in Palestine does not stay in Palestine, it impacts us all, from companies profiting to security tactics against social movements.
32:50 The Labor Panel on Palestine from the Forum
- Labor for Palestine and CUPE Ontario
- Scotland Palestine Solidarity Committee
- National Lawyers Guild and Labor For Palestine in NY
- Each person above share stories of success and challenges with the BDS campaigns within labor unions in Canada, US and Scotland
Stephen will be writing a series of posts about World Social Forum Free Palestine