BBC challenged for misleading its audiences on status of Jerusalem

The BBC’s insistence on referring to the whole of Jerusalem as an Israeli city, despite the position of international law, is being challenged in the office of the Information Commissioner by Palestine Solidarity Campaign and Friends of Al Aqsa. The two organisations have today submitted a request to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) asking that…

Alison Whalley responses

Thank you for your letter with your questions about what action I will take to support Palestinian human rights. I fully appreciate that this will be an important issue for deciding how you will vote in the European Elections. My answers are as follows: 1.    Do you oppose Israel’s violations of international human rights and…

Responses from Marc Jones

  Email marcjones@phonecoop.coop Website http://www.plaidcymru.org Political Party Plaid Cymru Region Wales Your ranking on your Party’s list 2 1. Will you support measures to exclude Israeli illegal settlements from the EU relations with Israel? Yes 2.And will you support a campaign to exclude goods entering the EU from Israel’s settlements beyond the Green Line? Yes…

Sponsor Gill Myall

Gill Myall  is taking part in the sponsored walk on 11th to 13th July, to raise funds for the Palestine Solidarity Campaign. All money will be used towards our campaigning activities. Please support Gill!  

Parliament update 24-28 March

THURSDAY   27  MARCH  2014 1. Tom Watson: Pursuant to answer of 17 March [ed: to his request for a complete list of countries to which MOD has sent pilots to operate unmanned aircraft – [see link], what type of training was carried out in each country; what was the cost of such training; what identified…

PSC members for trade union conference

Campaigning for Palestine: a trade union conference A Palestine Solidarity Campaign conference for delegates from trade unions, sponsored by the TUC Saturday 5 April 2014 10am-3.30pm at TUC Congress House, Great Russell St, London WC1B 3LS If you are a PSC and trade union member please register today – we have a limited number of…

Jonathan Arnott (UKIP General Secretary) responses

1.    Do you oppose Israel’s violations of international human rights and humanitarian law, and do you support Palestinians’ right to self-determination? 1.  I oppose all human rights and humanitarian violations, irrespective of who commits them. 2.   Will you oppose any upgrade of European agreements with Israel until Israel abides by the human rights clause in…