Category: News

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 […]

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 […]

ROBBERY AT PALESTINIAN OWNED SHOP ON WILMSLOW ROAD, RUSHOLME, MONDAY

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 […]

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 […]