Free Gaza protest this Saturday
04/06/2010 | Posted in: Protest
Sat 5 June – Edinburgh Demo against Israel’s massacre of Gaza flotilla
2pm Foot of the Mound, Princes Street, Edinburgh
Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign calls on supporters of freedom for Palestine, enemies of cold-blooded massacre on the high seas to join the Scottish demonstration
Saturday 5 June, assemble 2pm Foot of the Mound, Princes Street, Edinburgh
There’s a long conversation to be had about supporting the people of Gaza while not supporting “their” government, about the state of Israel not being “rogue” so much as the logical expression of nationalist ideology, about what’s an appropriate response for folk far away, about how to lie so outrageously you succeed in shifting the centre ground of public opinion. But not tonight.
Israel apologises for the death of a US citizen aboard the flotilla, however we must state that the individual was not white