Category: Campaigns

Show Israel the red card

Israel, a non-European country, is bidding to host the 2020 European Football Championships. It has just finished killing 2100 Gazans and now it wishes to host teams from around Europe in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem and beyond. A trailer for the documentary, ‘Goal Dreams’ highlighting the plight of the Palestinian National Football Team under occupation can […]

Protestors confront Manchester City Council over G4S contracts

Today MPA, along with Manchester Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Jews for Justice for Palestinians and other trade union activists confronted Manchester City Council’s executive meeting to both call out the Council on their calculated delaying tactics, refusing to post a petition about it’s G4S contracts and also to highlight the many human rights violations which G4S […]

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 […]

What was an Israeli Diplomat doing at Kedem, Manchester?

  These pictures are of a senior diplomat in the Israel Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Ishmael Khaldi. The photo on the left is taken from the stock image on his Wikpedia page. The adjacent photo is taken from a video, dated Wednesday 6th August 2014, of the recent picket outside Kedem Cosmetics, King Street, Manchester, […]