When: Wednesday 22nd August 2012, 6.30-8pm
Venue: The Alderman (upstairs) 134 Lygon St, Brunswick East
Speaker: Sahar Vardi, Micha Kurz
Wednesday the 22nd of August 2012; 6:30 – 8pm
Demilitarisation and nonviolence in the context of a conscript society: What are the effects of the ongoing occupation and conscription on Israeli society?
(Sahar Vardi, Micha Kurz)
From the perspective of a conscientious objector and a former soldier seeking to publicise the routine atrocities of occupation, Micha and Sahar will give their unique insights into the the current situation and grassroots efforts at change in Israel, weaving their personal narratives into this discussion of demilitarisation and nonviolence.