In this episode of The Big Picture Podcast, host Mohamed Hassan speaks with Richard Boyd Barett, an Irish lawmaker and anti-war activist. Barett has been an advocate for an end to apartheid in both South Africa and Palestine, often leading rallies and marches across Ireland. In this interview, Barett outlines the parallels between Irelands struggle for freedom from Britain and the cause of the Palestinian people. He reflects on Ireland’s political position on the Palestinian state, their focus on neutrality, and the country’s role as a global leader.
Video Title: What Ireland’s history of resistance says about Palestine | Richard Boyd Barett | The Big Picture S2
Created By: Middle East Eye
Video Length: 46 mins. 18 secs.
Date: Sept. 7, 2023
Vídeo Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bXDFmhT2Huk