Digital Day of Action for Palestine!

2 years on from the start of the Great Return March, join us in taking action online against Israel’s violations of international law and in support of the rights of the Palestinian people! #ExistResistReturn #EndtheSiege   Two years ago, Palestinians in Gaza began marching against the inhumane living conditions created by Israel’s illegal 12 year …

Covid-19 Update

This last week has been extremely worrying for many of us as we try to get to terms with the pandemic, and what it means for our lives. All of you who are affected, in whatever capacity, have the best wishes and thoughts of everyone at PSC HQ. Please take the time to look after …

Israel’s elections represent a continuation of racism, occupation and apartheid

This is a PSC statement in response to this week’s Israeli elections With the passing of Israel’s third round of elections in less than a year, nothing has meaningfully changed for the Palestinian people. The reality is that racism, discrimination and institutional oppression against Palestinians are embedded within Israel’s entire political system.  Benjamin Netanyahu, who …

UK universities invest in companies listed on the UN settlement database

At the end of last year, we released our groundbreaking research uncovering UK universities’ investments in and institutional ties with companies complicit in Israel’s arms trade and illegal settlement economy. We discovered UK universities invest over an estimated £450million in companies arming Israel and compiled this information in our user-friendly database.  On 12th February 2020, …

AGM 2020 Report

Palestine Solidarity Campaign Annual General Meeting 2020 Report Over 300 PSC members from across the UK packed Conway Hall for the 2020 PSC AGM. The members came together to plan the next 12 months of our crucial campaigning, discussing and debating PSCs Annual Plan for 2020. Members overwhelmingly adopted an Emergency Motion calling on PSC …

Tell British Companies on the UN 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 …