Author: Mohammed

The price of bravery, My local newspaper and the Palestinian dispossessed

Dear Manchester Evening News (cc any newspaper in the UK) I was a teacher and human rights worker for two years in the Gaza Strip in 2010 and 2012 and I lost many friends, including two students of mine, one of whom died with two of her toddler children, her husband and mother in law with a single bomb in 2014 (like over 2200 others who lost […]

Demonstrate Sunday: Stand Against Israeli Apartheid

Demonstrate Sunday: Stand Against Israeli Apartheid – Tell Palace Theatre NOT to support War Criminals in Manchester 12pm Palace Theatre, Oxford St M1 6FT Demonstrate against the “Stand with Israel” rally at the Palace Theatre on Oxford Street this Sunday 13th March at 12pm. Stand with the Palestinians against Israel’s brutal apartheid regime and military occupation. Tell […]

Manchester coalition calls for a demonstration against the “Stand With Israel” rally at the Palace Theatre this Sunday

*****Press Release***** Manchester coalition calls for a demonstration against the “Stand With Israel” rally at the Palace Theatre this Sunday Stop Glorifying War Crimes 12/03/2016 We are a broad coalition of Manchester groups that condemn and oppose the “Stand with Israel” rally taking place at the Palace Theatre in Manchester this Sunday and call for a demonstration at […]

Manchester groups welcome cancellation of pro-Israeli rally

21/01/2016 A broad coalition of Manchester groups has welcomed the decision by the owners of the Sheridan Suite to refuse to host the “Stand with Israel” rally 31st January. As groups in Manchester demanding justice and equality for Palestinians, we believe it is a moral duty for institutions and companies to refuse to host events […]

Gaza Crises Appeal – Family Fun Evening

This is your opportunity to partake in a Family Fun Evening, with all proceeds going to hospitals in Gaza and East Jerusalem, to aid recovery of casualties following the recent destructive Operation Protective Edge.