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Campaigners raise new questions about Batsheva funding

Some 150 protesters picketed Edinburgh’s Festival Theatre on a cold and wet Tuesday evening calling for a boycott of Israel state-funded dance company Batsheva.  Four Israel supporters attended a counter-demonstration.  Batheva’s performance was interrupted by protests at least eight times … Continue reading

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Justice for Palestine Festival, Dundee – Report

On the weekend of 9th June 2012, Tayside for Justice in Palestine, Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign (Dundee) and Action Palestine, held a number of events in Dundee to campaign for a wider understanding of the situation facing the Palestinians who … Continue reading

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Justice for Palestine Festival, Saturday 9th June, City Square, Dundee – Programme of Events update

On Saturday 9th June, Tayside for Justice in Palestine is organising a Justice for Palestine festival in Dundee. It will take place from 12pm  – 4pm in the City Square. This event will highlight a number of isues linked with … Continue reading

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Appeal for support by activists on trial for ‘racism’!

From the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Ccampaign: On trial for ‘racially aggravated conduct’ are five Scots who responded to the Palestinian appeal for boycott of Israel. We protested a visit by the Israeli state-sponsored Jerusalem Quartet to the 2008 Edinburgh International … Continue reading

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EIFF return funding!

According to the Socialist Unity site, the Edinburgh International Film Festival have handed back the money they received from the Israeli Embassy. We posted about this previously

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Edinburgh International Film Festival accepts funding from Israel

Dear Supporter of Palestinian rights The Edinburgh International Film Festival (EIFF) has again accepted funding from the Israeli Embassy, while people in Gaza are still living in the rubble of their homes, and Gaza victims of Israel’s white phosphorous attacks … Continue reading

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SPSC meeting Perth

Please tell or remind people at the meeting on Thursday and in subsequent e-mails of the SPSCmeeting in Salutation Inn in Perth South St at lunchtime on April 21st, mainly for STUC attenders as a fringe meeting with Menawel Abb … Continue reading

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