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After UN list published - take on firms that profit from illegal Israeli settlements

13 February 2020
The United Nations (UN) has finally published a list of companies that do business in illegal Israeli settlements, after years of unexpected delays.

No ‘peace or prosperity’ in Palestine

01 February 2020
US president Donald Trump unveiled his ‘deal of the century’ for ‘peace’ in Palestine last week. His plan will entrench occupation and leave Israel in charge, writes Nick Clark

Get Trump’s hands off Palestine

28 January 2020
“We will make history,” said Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu ahead of an announcement by Donald Trump on Tuesday. One way or another, that’s almost certainly true.

Defend the right to stand with Palestinian people

28 January 2020
We will continue to stand up for Palestine. That was the message as Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) members packed Conway Hall in London for their annual general meeting last Saturday.

Labour council ready to use anti-union laws

21 January 2020
Workers rallied at Tower Hamlets council in east London last week demanding the Labour-run local authority stop its attacks on workers.

Rules pushed by Labour right hit Palestine solidarity

21 January 2020
Nick Clark looks at how the most recent antisemitism smears are playing out in the Labour leadership election

Letters—We’re fighting for Sheffield to divest from Israeli firms

21 January 2020
At Sheffield Hallam (SHU) we’re fighting to get the university to divest from companies that participate or invest in Israeli violation of international law.

Labour hopefuls unite to betray Palestinians

14 January 2020
awitchhunt in the Labour Party is about to begin in earnest on a mass scale.

New West Bank settlement will ‘destroy hope for peace’

14 December 2019
Israel’s government plans to build yet another settlement bloc in Hebron. Local Palestinian activist Issa Amro told Nick Clark that the move will ‘strengthen apartheid policies in the city’

One-state solution is the only way to free Palestine

26 November 2019
The US announced last week that it considers Israeli settlements on Palestinian land to be legal.

International round-up - killings in Gaza, protests hit Iran, general strike in Chile

19 November 2019
Israel killed unleashed a fresh round of bombings on the besieged Gaza Strip last week.

Israel kills more than 30 Palestinians in bloody offensive against Gaza

14 November 2019
Israel has killed more than 30 Palestinians in a fresh round of bombings on the besieged Gaza Strip.

Labour conference round-up—delegates show solidarity with Palestine

24 September 2019
Delegates to Labour Party conference near-unanimously passed a significant motion on Palestine solidarity on Monday afternoon.

New book Bad News for Labour busts antisemitism claims

21 September 2019
A book on Labour, the media and antisemitism is both rigorous and accessible

Protesters take to the streets for Netanyahu visit

05 September 2019
Protesters greeted Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu as he made a surprise visit to Boris Johnson in London on Thursday.

Why the history of Israel is deliberately forgotten

02 September 2019
A new book on the origins of Israel is welcome and useful, but flawed

Democrats barred from Israel

20 August 2019
Israel barred two prominent US politicians from entry last week because of their support for Palestinians.

Israeli cops fire tear gas at Palestinian worshippers in East Jerusalem

13 August 2019
Israeli police attacked tens of thousands Palestinian worshippers in East Jerusalem last Sunday on Eid

Palestine activists hit back after council refuses to host event over antisemitism

05 August 2019
Palestine solidarity campaigners are hitting back after an east London council refused to allow a rally in aid of Palestinians because it could be antisemitic.

Israel hijacks Palestinian taxes

30 July 2019
Israel has reportedly transferred some £117 million worth of Palestinian taxes to the Israel Electric Corporation

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