Category: Campaigns

Return to Kedem

MPA activists and friends returned to peacefully picket Kedem Cosmetics in Deansgate last Thursday. The shop’s products  profit from the occupation of the Dead Sea and it’s denial of these resources to the Palestinian economy, illegal under international law. The summer pickets outside the store were massively successful in garnering support from around the city and resulted in […]

Boycott Barclays

    Barclays Bank already have a very checkered past (and present) but it has been common knowledge for some time that they also invest in Israeli Arms companies that are directly complicit in the military operations in occupied Palestinian Lands (more info here). MPA joined with FRFI and other campaign groups weekly pickets to shut down Barclays.

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.

STOP G4S “CAGE THEATRE” OUTSIDE LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE

TODAY, WEDNESDAY 23rd SEPTEMBER FROM 10am: G4S CAGE THEATRE PROTEST OUTSIDE LABOUR PARTY CONFERENCE   Today as part of the G4S protests there will be a theatre performance which is a enactment of Israeli treatment of Palestinians inside Israeli prisons provided and secured by British private security company G4S (the reality of course is much […]

‘Boycott Israel’ Banner Drop

Activists, in co-ordination with MPA and the rolling pickets, organised a banner drop on Saturday in Manchester City Centre. Spotted at Mercure Hotel and BHS Department Store roof, their banner read ‘END APARTHEID, BOYCOTT ISRAEL’. Israel has just finished its latest war in Gaza, killing 2100 Palestinians, including four children on its beach and 15 […]