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PSC update: a year round-up

PSC update: a year round-up

  The year that was – British solidarity with Palestine in 2014, by Hugh Lanning, PSC Chair 2014 was a terrible year for Palestinians. We all saw scenes of horror in Gaza, but we also witnessed the courage and resilience of Palestinians. There was a seismic shift in solidarity with Palestine – driven by horror […]

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PSC Annual Review

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2014 was a terrible year for Palestinians. We all saw scenes of horror in Gaza, but we also witnessed the courage and resilience of 1.8 million Palestinians living in Gaza. Despite the developing nightmare for Palestinians, the British government refused to act, and following the collapse of the Kerry process, has been more supine than ever. As […]

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Parliament update: 15th December >

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TUESDAY  16  DECEMBER  2014 Pete Wishart [edited extract from his speech in “Counter-Terrorism and Security Bill” debate]: “People are not born genetically programmed to become jihadists and terrorists: something fundamental and significant happens during their journey that influences them and makes them get involved. We fail to understand that. We also fail to take responsibility for what […]

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Why won’t the media report on Israeli violence in East Jerusalem?

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Israel operates a regime of control and violence across East Jerusalem. The Israeli army, police and settlers all play their part in the daily aggression against Palestinians, whose very existence in East Jerusalem is becoming increasingly precarious. But this large-scale violence goes unreported in the mainstream Western media. PSC’s last update on East Jerusalem at […]

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East Jerusalem report-back

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On Tuesday 09/12/14, committee room 6 in the House of Commons was buzzing. A full house of activists engaged and enlightened by the panel of speakers on the East Jerusalem crisis. The event was chaired by Richard Burden MP, Chair of the All Party Britain-Palestine Group and included Prof Manuel Hassassian (Palestine Ambassador to the UK), Hugh […]

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Join thousands signing the pledge to boycott Hewlett Packard

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In just under two weeks, an amazing 6,500 people have signed the Hewlett Packard Pledge, committing themselves to boycott all HP products until the corporation ends its complicity in the oppression and occupation of the Palestinian people. You can sign the pledge right now by clicking on this link and filling out your name HP makes […]

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Parliament update: 8th December

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THURSDAY  11  DECEMBER  2014 Desmond Swayne [in “Health Systems (Developing Countries)” debate]: Replying to the debate, he opens his rebuttal of criticism that the Government was slow to react to the Ebola crisis, with: “First, we were distracted by the terrible events in Gaza.” http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201415/cmhansrd/cm141211/halltext/141211h0001.htm#14121137000001 Westminster Hall WEDNESDAY  10  DECEMBER  2014 PMQs: – Sir Alan Duncan: “Will the Deputy […]

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UNI Global Union pro-Palestinian rights motion

UNI Global Union pro-Palestinian rights motion

UNI Global Union  – a global union representing 20 million workers from over 900 trade unions worldwide – have passed a motion supporting Palestinian human rights at its world conference in South Africa. They have voted to “support actions which impede the expansion of illegal settlements, and restrict their access to financial support for growth and […]

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Protest against entry to UK of Dr Mordechai Kedar

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An Israeli with extremist views, Dr. Mordechai Kedar, has been allowed to enter Britain in order to spread his anti-Palestinian and Islamophobic messages in community centres and schools. PSC has written to the Home Secretary to protest against his entry and to ask that action is taken. Read our letter to the Foreign Secretary. On […]

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Message from Maxine Peake: please support PSC

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  Please support PSC and donate today Hello, I hope you saw the email Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) sent out a few days ago talking about its incredible achievements this year, and the messages of support it has received from Palestinians in Gaza and the West Bank for its work.   The reason I support […]

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