Tell British Companies on the UN Settlement Database to End Their Complicity

Yesterday the United Nations published the long awaited list of companies active in illegal Israeli settlements in the West Bank.  Write to the companies to tell them to immediately withdraw from all activity in Israel’s illegal settlements!  The 112 companies on the list contribute to and support Israel’s ever-expanding Jewish-only settlements. Every settlement amounts to …

PRESS RELEASE: PSC responds to release of UN settlement database

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Palestine Solidarity Campaign responds to release of UN settlement database On Wednesday the UN published its long-awaited list of companies operating in illegal Israeli settlements Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) has called on the UK Government to take action against the 3 UK-based companies included on the list, as well as calling directly …

Letter to Labour leadership candidates on Palestine policy

The following letter was sent today to all of the candidates in the Labour leadership and deputy leadership elections. It was sent on behalf of PSC, Labour and Palestine, and signed by representatives of core groupings, Members of Parliament, Trade Unions, and prominent party members with a track record of campaigning on internationalism and human …

Chester FC drop Puma sponsorship

Chester F.C end 8 year partnership with Puma Chester F.C yesterday announced they are ditching their long term kit supplier amid a growing international campaign to #BoycottPuma. The sportswear manufacturer is rapidly becoming a toxic brand over its complicity with Israeli war crimes, and Chester F.C previously indicated – in response to thousands of messages …

BDS or Bust? Omar Barghouti on Novara Media

A big part of Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s work is to give a platform to Palestinian voices. It was a great honour to recently host Omar Barghouti – prominent human rights defender and BDS movement co-founder – in the UK, where he addressed our Annual General Meeting, met with politicians and PSC partners, spoke to student …

Omar Barghouti’s Speech to PSC’s 2020 AGM

PSC AGM – 25 January 2020 BDS and the struggle for Palestinian rights in the Trump era – Omar Barghouti* With all the serious economic, social, racial and climate challenges the UK is facing, why on earth is Boris Johnson’s newly elected government so preoccupied with undermining the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement for …

STATEMENT: PSC responds to UK Government’s counter-terrorism document

Palestine Solidarity Campaign, alongside a number of other peaceful campaigning organisations, has today expressed our deep concern at the inclusion of our organisation in a counter-terrorism police document distributed to NHS trusts, schools, and safeguarding boards. The suggestion that campaigning for peace, for environmental justice, against racism or for the human rights of oppressed peoples, …

PSC statement on Warwick student occupation victory

PSC sends its solidarity and congratulations to the student activists at Warwick who have ended their 30-day occupation – initiated in response to a former IDF colonel speaking on campus – after the Students’ Union responded to all of their demands. Warwick Occupy (the student collective) began their occupation on 19th November after students protested …