Category Archives: BDS News

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

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

Russell Brand- show true solidarity with refugees and don’t play Israel

On last night’s BBC Question Time, comedian Russell Brand’s contributions to discussions ranging from drugs to bankers to Syria revolved around a sense of social justice. On the subject of Syria, he raised the fact that yesterday, 20th June, was

Russell Brand- show true solidarity with refugees and don’t play Israel

On last night’s BBC Question Time, comedian Russell Brand’s contributions to discussions ranging from drugs to bankers to Syria revolved around a sense of social justice. On the subject of Syria, he raised the fact that yesterday, 20th June, was

‘Girls on Fire’ tell Alicia Keys — Don’t play Apartheid Israel

Cool new video from University of New Mexico – Students for Justice in Palestine – “This film is inspired by the Palestinian women who everyday nonviolently resist the illegal occupation of their land.” Sign the petition: https://www.change.org/ People around the

‘Girls on Fire’ tell Alicia Keys — Don’t play Apartheid Israel

Cool new video from University of New Mexico – Students for Justice in Palestine – “This film is inspired by the Palestinian women who everyday nonviolently resist the illegal occupation of their land.” Sign the petition: https://www.change.org/ People around the

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

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

Generation Palestine – Voices from the BDS Movement

This month Rich Wiles, author of Behind the Wall: Love, Life & Struggle in Palestine (Potomac Books, 2010), is in Scotland to launch a newly collected edition of essays which reflect on the achievements and challenges of the BDS movement

Generation Palestine – Voices from the BDS Movement

This month Rich Wiles, author of Behind the Wall: Love, Life & Struggle in Palestine (Potomac Books, 2010), is in Scotland to launch a newly collected edition of essays which reflect on the achievements and challenges of the BDS movement

Dundee Students in G4S Victory

Dundee Students in G4S Victory On Tuesday 26th February 2013, the students of Dundee University Students’ Association (DUSA) voted overwhelmingly in its annual general meeting to cut ties with Anglo-Danish private security provider G4S. G4S is the world’s largest private

Dundee Students in G4S Victory

Dundee Students in G4S Victory On Tuesday 26th February 2013, the students of Dundee University Students’ Association (DUSA) voted overwhelmingly in its annual general meeting to cut ties with Anglo-Danish private security provider G4S. G4S is the world’s largest private

Queen Mary University-London Students vote to Boycott G4S and Veolia

Queen Mary, University of London Students’ Union decided on Thursday to boycott G4S and Veolia for the companies’ complicity in the denial of Palestinian human rights. A large majority of the 515 students in attendance at the Annual Members’ Meeting

Queen Mary University-London Students vote to Boycott G4S and Veolia

Queen Mary, University of London Students’ Union decided on Thursday to boycott G4S and Veolia for the companies’ complicity in the denial of Palestinian human rights. A large majority of the 515 students in attendance at the Annual Members’ Meeting