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Article by Ben White: The Nakba – from 1948 to today

The Nakba –  From 1948 to Today – is an article specially commissioned by Palestine Solidarity Campaign, written by author Ben White. What is the Nakba? The Nakba (Arabic for ‘catastrophe’) refers to the ethnic cleansing of Palestinians and destruction of Palestinian communities that took place with the establishment of the State of Israel in 1948. …

Sign our letter against the Prawer Plan

Join Gillian Slovo, Antony Gormley, Mike Leigh, Ken Loach, Julie Christie, Brian Eno, Bella Freud, Peter Gabriel, John Akomfrah OBE,  Yasmin Alibhai-Brown,  Bidisha, Jeremy Deller, Rt Hon Sir Gerald Kaufman,  MP, Jemima Khan, Dr. Susie Orbach and many others by signing our letter against the Prawer Plan.  John Akomfrah OBE  artist, film director, writer Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, author, journalist Rodney Bickerstaffe Bidisha writer, broadcaster Howard …

Day of Rage 30th November 2013

Palestinians are uniting to oppose the Prawer Plan, and they urgently need our support. If the Prawer Plan is enacted it will forcibly remove up to 70,000 Palestinian Bedouin from their homes and villages in the Naqab (the Negev). Although it has not yet been passed fully by the Israeli Parliament, villages are already under threat with a …