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Confronting War Ten Years On

Posted on: February 6, 2013

Confronting War Ten Years On

As millions around the world predicted around the world, the war on terror has caused catastrophe from Afghanistan and Pakistan through Iraq and the Middle East to Libya, Yemen, Somalia and beyond. The Western States have backed brutal Israeli assaults against the Palestinians in theoccupied West Bank and Gaza and is threatening further intervention in Syria, Lebanon and Iran.

Ten years after the biggest demonstrations in history in February 2003, the warnings of millions have been vindicated.

This conference will bring together leading activists and commentators to analyse continuing Western aggression and how to confront it.

Speakers include: Tariq AliTony BennPhyllis BennisNoam Chomsky (via Video Link), Jeremy Corbyn MPLindsey German, Owen JonesJemima KhanSami RamadaniSalma Yaqoob and many others.

Conference sessions will cover topics including: Palestine & the Middle East, drones, the new scramble for AfricaIslamophobia and more

Confronting War Ten Years On

An international conference

Tariq Ali Tony Benn Phyllis Bennis Noam Chomsky Jeremy Corbyn Lindsey German Owen Jones Jemima Khan Sami Ramadani Salma Yaqoob

10am – 5pm, 9th February 2013 #tenyearson
Friends House, 173-177 Euston Road, London NW1 2BJ

This conference will discuss and plan opposition to continuing and further wars.

The conference will bring together leading activists and commentators to analyse continuing Western aggression and how to confront it.

Sessions will include:

  • The Consequences of War
  • Palestine and the Crisis in the Middle East
  • Drones and Remote Control Imperialism
  • Art and War
  • The New Scramble for Africa
  • Islamophobia: the new racism
  • The War On Terror Today
  • The international anti-war movement

February 15th, 2003 demonstration

A number of campiagns and organisations will be represented with stalls at the conference, including BookmarksCNDFree Talha AhsanGreen PartyPalestine Solidarity CampaignPeace NewsPluto PressStop G4S and others.

Please contact Stop the War if your organisation would like a stall, although as space is very limited and we cannot guarantee availability.

Note: To review pictures on this decade of wars:

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