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Launch meeting results report, skills data and next steps

The bustling launch meeting of Manchester Palestine Action (MPA) was the setting for some serious introspection about what we had to offer as a movement. In the interests of building a sustainable, action driven movement for Palestinian rights and freedoms we carried out an analysis of collective strengths and weaknesses, an audit of the skills […]

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, […]

Evo Morales endorses BDS, calls Israel a terrorist state

In Defence of Palestine The Network in Defense of Humanity (REDH), before the tragic events being experienced by our Palestinian brothers in Gaza, performs its duty in stating the following: We declare our adherence to the words of comrade Evo Morales, founder of the Network in Defense of Humanity and President of the Pluri-national State […]

Fact sheet: The case for a military embargo on Israel

Israel’s illegal use of military violence – Israel uses military force to maintain an unlawful regime of occupation, colonialism and apartheid. This system is put in place in order to control as much land with as few indigenous Palestinians on it as possible, and to prevent the Palestinian people from exercising its inalienable right to […]

Israel Suffers 8 Billion in Losses

Mustafa Barghouti, the secretary-general of the Palestinian National Initiative movement, has estimated that Israel has incurred losses of around eight billion dollars due to the boycott campaign against illegal settlements, equivalent to 20 per cent of their GDP. Regarding the latest Palestinian efforts to escalate the settlement boycott, Barghouti revealed that an agreement has been […]