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War on Want book launch: Generation Palestine

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Join War on Want for the launch of a must-read book about the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement.

Generation Palestine brings together Palestinian and international activists in the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement. With essays written by a wide selection of contributors, Generation Palestine follows the BDS movement’s model of inclusivity and collaboration.

Contributors include Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Ken Loach, Iain Banks, Ronnie Kasrils, Professor Richard Falk, Ilan Pappe, Omar Barghouti, Ramzy Baroud and Archbishop Attallah Hannah, alongside other internationally acclaimed artists, writers, academics and grassroots activists.

Speakers at book launch events include:

Book editor Rich Wiles, a photographic artist, writer and activist, whose work has been widely exhibited internationally. His books include Behind the Wall (2010).

Book contributors: Rafeef Ziadah, War on Want Senior Campaigns Officer and member of the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions international coordinating committee and David Randall guitarist, producer and composer. David has contributed to multi-million selling albums by Grammy Award winning artist Dido and has toured the world a number of times performing with UK dance act Faithless.

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