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Jackie Walker vs The Zionist Inquisition

And how self-appointed ‘thought police’ made Methodists cancel a Palestinian fund–raising supper “Sacked Momentum vice-chair to address anti-Israel event… Labour activist Jackie Walker to speak at Palestine Solidarity Campaign church event,” screeched a Jewish News headline. But once again the paranoid West Jerusalem media got it wrong. This was no anti-Israel event – it was […]

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Call to PSC for Israels expulsion from UN rejected

UK’s leading pro-Palestine campaign group blocks call to expel Israel from the UN (again) At its Annual General Meeting last weekend the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) threw out a proposal to seek Israel‘s expulsion from the United Nations. Chairman Hugh Lanning is reported to have kicked off proceedings on a positive note saying: “Let us […]

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Expel Israel from the UN

UK activists’ clarion call to civil societies around the world: ‘Expel Israel from the UN’ At least some people are determined to kick off the New Year on a positive note. A motion to expel Israel from the United Nations is to be put to the Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s AGM. It reads as follows: Motion, […]

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Time to target the worst villains of all

BDS must expose our MPs’ unnatural devotion to a foreign power that practises apartheid, defies international law and terrorises children Last week David Cameron, addressing Israel’s Knesset, pledged to defeat any boycotting of Israel. “Britain opposes boycotts,” he said without having consulted the British people on the matter. This should be enough to put the […]

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Zionist Bullying in the West Coast Co-op Movement

Several articles on deliberation.info have described the power of Zionism in corrupting progressive groups in Britain, e.g. Laura Stuart’s A Victory for Bullies Everywhere(2012). It’s the same in the USA. In the summer of 2009, just as the west coast co-operative movement was gearing up to adopt a resolution boycotting Israeli goods, there was a […]

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Keeping Palestine Solidarity Campaign Anti-Racist!!

Following a motion adopted at Palestine Solidarity Campaign’s Extraordinary General Meeting on the evening of 7th April 2013 (Yom HaShoah), an Ethics Sub-Committee has been established composed of the following six members: Toni Grimmstein (Chair), Stephen Cohen, Simon Gold, Rick Silverman, Zeb Horowitz and Aaron Levin. The Sub-Committee is charged with ensuring that PSC remains […]

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What is Power? A Couple of Stories.

Pontius Pilate famously asked: ‘What is truth?’ He might just as well have asked: ‘What is power?’ Consider his situation. Pilate was the prefect of the province of Judea, the representative of the great Roman Empire. Before him stood a young other-worldly man who might be a nutter or a seer and who said nothing […]

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All’s Fair in Love and the Class War

Predictably Tony Greenstein is crowing about his victory in having me expelled from Brighton & Hove PSC, from national PSC, and now about the overturning of my appeal at the AGM on Saturday 21st January http://azvsas.blogspot.com/2012/01/psc-agm-crushing-defeat-for-gilad.html. Karl Marx famously wrote: ‘The philosophers have only interpreted the world, in various ways; the point is to change it.’ (‘Thesis […]

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