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The Destruction of Healthcare in Gaza

Lecture Theatre 2, C Floor, Sheffield Medical School, Beech Hill Road, Broomhall, S10 2RX
A panel discussion with Professor Nick Maynard and Dr Arif Khwaja on the systematic destruction of the Gazan health sector by the Israeli government. Professor Maynard is a consultant gastrointestinal surgeon at Oxford University Hospital. Since 2010 he has been to Gaza almost every year, usually leading a group of medics who teach students and junior doctors. In January he…
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March for Gaza

Assemble at Weston Park, Western Bank, Sheffield S10 2TP
Assemble at Weston Park to join a march to the Town Hall. Arranged in solidarity with Palestinians under attack in Gaza and the West Bank, and demanding a halt to arming Israel and its genocide in Gaza.
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Sheffield Extinction Rebellion Monday Meeting

Union St Co-Working Space, 18-20 Union Street, Sheffield S1 2JP
The regular weekly XR meeting, every Monday (except Bank Holidays). All welcome, if you are XR or not. Free to attend, whether you’re just interested in the week’s topic, or want to find out more about what XR does. Hot drinks and social chats, you are welcome to bring your own food for the social part.
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Public meeting: 'Israel's Genocide: Who can be held to account?'

Central United Reformed Church, 60 Norfolk Street, Sheffield S1 2JB
A public meeting, all welcome, on the topic of the terrible continuing genocide being committed by the Israeli state in Gaza. The UK has signed the Genocide Convention, which places obligations to act on signatories. So is the UK complicit with Israel, through arms exports, support, and university links to the arms industry? Speakers: Dan Furner, Human Rights lawyer Mira…
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Global Justice Sheffield meeting

Central United Reformed Church (Room 3), 60 Norfok Street (corner of Chapel Walk), Sheffield S1 2JB
Monthly organising meeting of Global Justice Sheffield, to discuss upcoming events and campaigns. This organisation works alongside people protesting in the developing world, campaigning for justice for the world’s poor, people before profit, and a sustainable world. Global Justice aims to change the actions, policies and institutions of governments, corporations and wealthy minorities, which are preventing an end to war,…
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Sathnam Sanghera: Empireworld

Showroom Workstation, Creative Lounge , Paternoster Row, Sheffield S1 2BX
Join author and journalist Sathnam Sanghera for an evening of discussion with broadcaster Désirée Reynolds about just how deeply British imperialism is baked into our world, and why it’s time Britain was finally honest with itself about empire. Sathnam Sanghera’s new book Empireworld traces the legacies of the British empire around the world – from the creation of tea plantations…
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