Palestine solidarity centre stage at UNISON Conference

          This year’s UNISON National Delegates Conference, which took place in Glasgow, has again seen a great number of Palestine related activities.   Earlier in the week Ala Khatib, Director of Kav LaOved (Workers Hotline) and official guest of UNISON, addressed the official UNISON International rally and explained how Palestinian workers …

BBC upholds complaints of pro-Israel bias and inaccuracy

The BBC has upheld complaints that an interview with Israel’s ‘defence’ minister on Radio 4 was biased in favour of Israel. Moshe Ya’alon was allowed to tell lie after lie on the Today programme on 19th March by BBC presenter, Sarah Montague, who remained completely silent for minutes on end as he spoke. Among the …

PSC’s email poll gives voters the views of over 1,000 candidates on Palestine

The issue of justice for Palestine will not be far from the minds of many voters going to the polls today. Before they head to the ballot box, they will have been able to check their candidates’ views on Palestine thanks to an extensive survey carried out over the last three months by Palestine Solidarity …

Jewish Chronicle reissues correction to PSC story

The Press Complaints Commission (PCC) has demanded that The Jewish Chronicle reissue a correction to a story which made false claims about Palestine Solidarity Campaign and our director, Sarah Colborne. The demand came after The Jewish Chronicle (JC) failed to adhere to an agreement made with the PCC that the original correction would remain on the homepage of …

Jewish Chronicle prints correction to PSC story

On 17th July 2014, The Jewish Chronicle published an online story on its homepage headlined Pro-Palestinian group says its supporters made antisemitic comments This was a completely false headline, and attributed comments to Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s Director, Sarah Colborne, which were never made. The report also began falsely, with this introductory paragraph: ‘The Palestine Solidarity …