Tag Archives: UK


Sheffield University dumps Veolia, capping successful year for UK student Palestine movement

Sheffield Student Union and many campus groups actively supported the campaign against Veolia


Planned protests force cancellation of JNF and Friends of the IDF fundraiser in Scotland

The Jewish National Fund, experts in racist land administration, have long-faced the opposition of Palestine solidarity campaigners in Scotland


Prisoners day marked with global actions against G4S as Scottish union congress endorses campaign

G4S is a British-Danish security company that is contracted to provide and maintain security equipment at Israeli prisons


UK academic union’s right to boycott Israel upheld by employment tribunal

BRICUP today welcomed the outcome of the Employment Tribunal (ET) case brought by Ronnie Fraser against his union, the University and College Union (UCU).The former college teacher’s claim of institutional antisemitism on the part of the union was thrown out comprehensively.


Boycott spreading in Scotland: Clackmannanshire Council joins W. Dunbartonshire and Stirling in boycott of Israel

“Just as individual sanctions against apartheid in South Africa led ultimately to its demise there, so individual and collection sanctions against the state of Israel will end apartheid and suffering in Palestine,” says local government motion


Red Card Israeli Racism action hots up in UK

The UK will become the focus of intense campaigning action as UEFA holds its annual congress in London on Friday May 24

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Photo report: Mobilisations in Palestine and Europe for boycott of Israeli agricultural companies

On February 9, Palestinian farmers organisations and campaigners in Europe weekend took action to call for an end to trade with Israeli agricultural export companies over their role in the destruction of Palestinian agriculture


Veolia to end sponsorship of major UK photography exhibition

For three years regular protests were organised outside the Natural History Museum in London and other venues in the UK which hosted the touring version of the exhibition


“You can take action wherever you are:” G4S offices in London occupied over role in Gaza siege

Campaigners staged a sit-in demonstration at the central London offices of security company G4S to protest the company’s supply of services and equipment to Israeli prisons and checkpoints, including the Erez checkpoint that forms part of Israel’s siege on Gaza.


Sheffield Students’ Union votes to support boycott of Israel

66% of students voted in favour of the BDS policy, with only 20% voting against


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