Tag Archives: West Bank

Nablus – It’s the Occupation, the Occupation, the Occupation

Following his recent trip to Nablus, as part of a delegation from the Dundee-Nablus Twinning Association, Alister Rutherford has written a report for his blog, which we have reproduced below. I am not long back from a visit to Nablus … Continue reading

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When Settlers Attack

Some attacks on Palestinians by fundamentalist Israeli settlers have made news even in Britain.  But the extent and viciousness of these attacks is often underplayed.  A recent report “When Settlers Attack” gives a disturbing picture and debunks some myths.  Given … Continue reading

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Call for Action – Zakaria Zubeidi

  On the 9th of September Zakaria Zubeidi announced that he will embark on a death fast, a complete food and fluid strike, in response to the continuous postponement of his release from Palestinian Authority prison. This effectively means that unless … 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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Britain’s unions commit to a mass boycott movement of Israeli goods

In a landmark decision, Britain ’s trade unions have voted overwhelmingly to commit to build a mass boycott movement, disinvestment and sanctions on Israel for a negotiated settlement based on justice for Palestinians. The motion was passed at the 2009 … Continue reading

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Beware West Bank produce!

If you oppose the Israeli occupation of Palestine, then you’re likely to know about the BIG campaign to boycott Israeli goods and produce in solidarity with the people of Palestine. However, goods from the illegal Israeli settlements in the occupied … Continue reading

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