Author: Mohammed

Mjaddara (Cracked Wheat)

Introduction Hello, my name is Omayma. I am Palestinian and my real profession is a dentist but I cook with passion especially Palestinian food. My special advise is not to think of cooking if you don’t strive to taste your dish or if you’re not interested in cooking as i strongly believe that this will […]

Action and campaign planning meeting report

The primary aim of this meeting was to plan actions and campaigns and also find ways of organising existing campaigns such as the Kedem Consmetics picket. The meeting was a hive of energy and activity, in fact the number of ideas proposed was overwhelming. To deal with the deluge of ideas it was decided to prioritise […]


WITNESS TESTIMONY REQUEST FOR ROBBERY AT PALESTINIAN OWNED SHOP ON WILMSLOW ROAD, RUSHOLME, MONDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2014 Cashoppers, a jewellery shop in Rusholme, Wilmslow Road, is believed to have been violently raided by four men on Monday around 2 PM. The store manager, Iyad Odeh, is an active and vibrant member of the local Manchester […]

Protesters begin sleep-out in Manchester city centre in solidarity with more than 100,000 war homeless in Gaza

Palestine campaigners have this morning begun a ‘sleep-out’ in Manchester city centre in support of the 108,000 Palestinians in Gaza who had their homes destroyed during Israel’s 52 day attack on Gaza and to call for a boycott of Kedem, an Israeli shop based in the city centre. The sleep-out is taking place at a […]

MPA: Report on Recent Meetings

MPA Second Public Meeting: Friend’s meeting house, Tuesday 19th August The meeting began with an excellent  film, made specifically for the meeting, of direct actions around the world. The film was made to inspire us in our future actions. This was followed by an important legal briefing from Simon Pook, of Lizar Solicitors, to inform protesters of […]