Speech by Dr. Bashir Abu Manneh: Israel, The Occupation and BDS


bashirabum On Thursday 16th April 2015, Palestinian academic Dr Bashir Abu-Manneh, who teaches in the University of Kent School of English gave a lecture on the topic of ‘Israel, The Occupation and BDS’. The talk was hosted by Academics for Palestine and the Irish School of Ecumenics in Trinity College Dublin. Below is the full text of Dr. Abu-Manneh’s speech, which was originally posted online at the Jacobin website.

Israel, the Occupation and BDS

Supporting Palestinian liberation requires just one thing: upholding the right to self-determination.