Tag Archives: council
Wed 30 June 2010 – Late yesterday evening, after a long debate, a motion condemning Israeli aggression and its blockade of Gaza, was carried at the full Council Meeting in Bristol.
The motion read:-
9. MOTIONS [CPR 2.1(2)(xi)] A COUNCILLOR J KIELY TO MOVE:
Press Statement of the South African Municipal Workers Union (SAMWU)
04 June 2010.
The international Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement today scored a major victory as Dublin City Council passed a resolution calling on the City Manager not to sign or renew any contracts with French multinational Veolia – the operators of the LUAS who have also tendered for the Metro North project.
Palestine Solidarity Campaign – UK Release
Israeli tourism ads are being removed from the tube, following massive pressure and complaints.
Veolia and Alstom, the two large French companies involved in the illegal "Jerusalem Light Rail" project, are suffering more setbacks, in court and on the ground.
Dave Jette, The Electronic Intifada, 6 March 2009 – "This is a farce!" Washington state senator Adam Kline could barely control his rage.
Walls Come Tumbling Down, 13 January 2009 – Politicians from all four parties on Birmingham City Council have called on the Council leadership to pursue a policy of instituting sanctions against Israel.