PSC update: G4S alert – take action

Support Palestinian prisoner rights – protest G4S G4S is under the spotlight again, with the CEO getting a massive pay rise, despite the organisation’s recent scandals. Help us to draw attention to G4S’ appalling human rights record. This Thursday 17th April we will be protesting outside G4S’ HQ in London, to mark Palestinian Prisoners’ Day…

Education under Occupation

On 1st April, Palestine Solidarity Campaign and the Right to Education Campaign held an event in London to highlight Israel’s violations against accessing education in the West Bank and Gaza. One of the three Palestinian speakers was Jehan AlFarra from Gaza. Jehan spoke in detail about the effects on her and  her family of living…

Press release: G4S protest

press release Date of issue: 15th April 2014 For immediate release Palestine Solidarity Campaign has called for supporters of human rights to gather outside G4S offices in Victoria Street London on Thursday 17th April to protest against the corporation’s provision of security services to Israeli prisons. G4S services Israeli prisons where Palestinian prisoners are illegally…

Former hunger striker Samer Issawi speaks

Former Palestinian political prisoner and hunger striker, Samer Issawi, speaks exclusively to PSC about his experiences and his hopes for the future of the Palestinian people. Samer went on hunger strike in protest at Israel’s reinstatement of his 26 year sentence, despite his earlier release as part of the prisoner exchange in October 2011. Israel’s…

Trade Union report-back 5th April

Solidarity with Palestine – a trade union conference organised by Palestine Solidarity Campaign with the support of TUC took place on Saturday 5 April at Congress House in London. After an introduction by Mohammed Taj the TUC President, the delegates heard about the situation in Gaza from Rania Khalil, and were treated to an update…

Sponsor Lynn McAllister

Lynn McAllister  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 Lynn!    

Parliament update: 7-11 April

The House of Commons returns from Easter recess on Monday 28 April The House of Lords on Tuesday 6 May THURSDAY  10  APRIL  2014 1. Israel and OPTs (Countries of Concern) section in FCO’s Human Rights and Democracy (2013) Report leading to: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/israel-and-the-occupied-palestinian-territories-opts-country-of-concern/israel-and-the-occupied-palestinian-territories-opts-country-of-concern and the Latest Update 31 March 2014: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/israel-and-the-occupied-palestinian-territories-opts-country-of-concern/israel-and-the-occupied-palestinian-territories-opts-country-of-concern-latest-update-31-march-2014 Commons Written Statements WEDNESDAY  9  APRIL …

EU Wales candidates

Hold your candidates to account during the European Elections, and help gather information which will help Palestine supporters decide how to vote. Ask your MEP candidates their views on some crucial issues: Please ask your MEP candidates to fill in our questionnaire> Please remember that the further up the list they are the more likely…