Exciting Opportunity! Join our Youth and Student Committee

Youth and Student Committee Voluntary Position (2020 opening).  Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) is looking for talented and enthusiastic students to join its Youth and Student Committee (YSC.) We are looking for enthusiastic campaigners with relevant experience who are committed to the aims and objectives of PSC. Working with the rest of the YSC, you will …

Stop the eviction of the Sumarin family!

Today, the Sumarin family are in an Israeli court defending themselves against the decades-long campaign to drive them from the East Jerusalem, home they have in for decades. The eviction is speaheaded by the Jewish National Fund. 60 MPs have spoken out by signing Early Day Motion 529, amidst growing international pressure to stop the …

PSC response to the sacking of Rebecca Long-Bailey and the facts around the “Deadly Exchange Programmes”

The uprisings sparked by the murder of George Floyd have transformed political debate and rightly brought attention to the systemic use of state violence and mass incarceration as a tool of repression directed against black people in the United States. As part of the interrogation of these truths many are drawing attention to the synergies …

Statement of Solidarity with Global Anti-Racist Demonstrations

Palestine Solidarity Campaign sends its full and unwavering solidarity to the anti-racist uprisings sweeping the United States. We share their anger and frustration at the system of white supremacy, which means black people are murdered with impunity by institutionally racist police forces. We see that the system of racism that disenfranchises African-Americans, rooted in the …

Statement on University Superannuation Scheme Axing Unethical Investments

Palestine Solidarity Campaign welcomes the University Superannuation Scheme’s announcement that it will remove investments from companies involved in the production of prohibited weaponry, including cluster munitions, white phosphorous and land mines, as part of measures to remove unethical, and risky, holdings. Both of these have been a part of Israel’s arsenal used to attack the …

PRESS RELEASE: PSC research uncovers LGPS funds invest over £2bn in complicit companies

The Palestine Solidarity Campaign has released deeply shocking research, which has uncovered local government pension funds invest over £2bn in companies complicit in Israel’s war crimes. This research is just the tip of the iceberg, and is indicative of wider patterns of investment by all local government pension scheme fund. Find out more below. FOR …

Palestine Coronavirus Update: Friday 29th May

Key Updates 179 confirmed cases in East Jerusalem 368 confirmed cases in the remainder of the West Bank 20 confirmed cases in the Gaza Strip 18,298 Palestinians are in quarantine No deaths reported since 20th April Further Info OCHA emergency situation report UNRWA weekly update WHO situation report MAP situation update 11 more cases confirmed …

LGPS Member? E-mail the chair of your pension fund committee!

Local Government Pension Scheme Members: Take Action!   Our groundbreaking research has found Local Government Pension Scheme Funds invest over £2bn in companies complicit in Israel’s war crimes, including companies blacklisted by the United Nations for activity in Israel’s illegal settlements, based on stolen Palestinian land. Local Government Pension Scheme Member? Your money should not …