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Host a Screening of Naila and the Uprising

Simon J, NPEC + BDS/Palestine Solidarity  Naila and the Uprising was produced by Just Vision, a production company that has also produced several other educational films about Palestine. The DSA BDS & Palestine Solidarity Working Group launched a film screening for Naila and the Uprising in commemoration of the First…

NPEC 2021 Round Up

What follows are the thoughts of a few members of the National Political Education Committee about their favorite political education events and content of 2021.  Evan Moravansky, co-chair of Member Education (Mid-Hudson Valley) and NPEC At the end of 2021, MHVDSA hosted a labor education event featuring a panel of…

Labor for Palestine

by Simon J, NPEC + BDS/Palestine Solidarity  Labor has a key role to play in the Palestinian self-determination. Local governments can adopt procurement or investment policies that bar contracts with or investments in companies that are complicit in human rights violations, including Israeli occupation and apartheid. Workers can also push…

Matewan, the con-spectare-cy

by Michaela B  The “virtual film night” has never satisfied me, personally. I love films, alone or with others. But when I’m with other moviegoers, I really want to be with them. As others react with pleasure, surprise, or dismay, I want to sense it. I didn’t even realize how…