Category Archives: Actions and Events

Palestine Actions and Events taking place in Scotland

NUS Scotland passes motion to affiliate to Right 2 Education Campaign

The annual conference of the National Union of Students (Scotland) voted almost unanimously to support the Right 2 Education Campaign (R2E). The motion mandates NUS Scotland to affiliate to the campaign which is run by students at Birzeit University, near

NUS Scotland passes motion to affiliate to Right 2 Education Campaign

The annual conference of the National Union of Students (Scotland) voted almost unanimously to support the Right 2 Education Campaign (R2E). The motion mandates NUS Scotland to affiliate to the campaign which is run by students at Birzeit University, near

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We Are All Hana Shalabi Activists @ Edinburgh Fringe raise awareness of Ethnic Cleansing under Prawer Plan

Activists from We Are All Hana Shalabi in Scotland joined the international day of action against the Prawer Begin plan, which will see 40,000 indigenous Bedouin people forcible evicted from their land in the Naqab Desert.

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We Are All Hana Shalabi Activists @ Edinburgh Fringe raise awareness of Ethnic Cleansing under Prawer Plan

Activists from We Are All Hana Shalabi in Scotland joined the international day of action against the Prawer Begin plan, which will see 40,000 indigenous Bedouin people forcible evicted from their land in the Naqab Desert.

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Abir Kopty on today’s General Strike against Prawer Plan

The “High Follow-Up Committee for Arab citizens of Israel” announced a general strike on Monday July 15th, and protests will take place in several Palestinian cities and villages, calling to stop “Prawer Plan”, which aims to displace Palestinian Bedouins in the Naqab (southern

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Abir Kopty on today’s General Strike against Prawer Plan

The “High Follow-Up Committee for Arab citizens of Israel” announced a general strike on Monday July 15th, and protests will take place in several Palestinian cities and villages, calling to stop “Prawer Plan”, which aims to displace Palestinian Bedouins in the Naqab (southern

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Sarsak scores 2 in United Glasgow Vs Green Brigade.

Today (15th June, 2013) United Glasgow and a Green Brigade select welcomed Palestinian footballer and hunger-striker Mahmoud Sarsak to Scotland. The occasion, a highly entertaining fundraising football match at Petershill Juniors stadium in Springburn. The weather unfortunately left a lot

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Sarsak scores 2 in United Glasgow Vs Green Brigade.

Today (15th June, 2013) United Glasgow and a Green Brigade select welcomed Palestinian footballer and hunger-striker Mahmoud Sarsak to Scotland. The occasion, a highly entertaining fundraising football match at Petershill Juniors stadium in Springburn. The weather unfortunately left a lot

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Stop the racist JNF protest – 4th June 2013

On Tuesday 4th June the racist Jewish National Fund (JNF) held their annual national fundraiser at the luxury outdoor centre at Cowans Law in Ayrshire, Scotland. The JNF, who are responsible for the destruction of Palestinian homes, the theft of

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Stop the racist JNF protest – 4th June 2013

On Tuesday 4th June the racist Jewish National Fund (JNF) held their annual national fundraiser at the luxury outdoor centre at Cowans Law in Ayrshire, Scotland. The JNF, who are responsible for the destruction of Palestinian homes, the theft of

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On this day: the Nakba

Mustafa al-Hallaj, Self-Portrait as God, the Devil, and Man (1994 – 2002) Words by Sara Mohtaseb Despite Israel’s best efforts, on this day Palestinians in historic Palestine, the Occupied Territories and the diaspora commemorate the anniversary of the Nakba or

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On this day: the Nakba

Mustafa al-Hallaj, Self-Portrait as God, the Devil, and Man (1994 – 2002) Words by Sara Mohtaseb Despite Israel’s best efforts, on this day Palestinians in historic Palestine, the Occupied Territories and the diaspora commemorate the anniversary of the Nakba or

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Lajee Center’s Scotland and Ireland Cultural Advocacy Tour, 2013

From 13th to 30th June Lajee Center from Aida refugee camp, Palestine, will be travelling to Scotland and Ireland on a Culture and Arts advocacy tour. The youth members of the Center, active artists and dancers aged between 15 and 20 years

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Lajee Center’s Scotland and Ireland Cultural Advocacy Tour, 2013

From 13th to 30th June Lajee Center from Aida refugee camp, Palestine, will be travelling to Scotland and Ireland on a Culture and Arts advocacy tour. The youth members of the Center, active artists and dancers aged between 15 and 20 years