Dear Supporter, While facing the daunting impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and Israel’s #CoronaRacism, Palestinians everywhere are commemorating the 72nd anniversary of the Nakba--the pre-meditated and violently executed ethnic cleansing of a majority of the Indigenous Palestinians from our homeland in 1948, at the hands of Zionist militias, to make room for an exclusionary, settler-colonial … Continue reading Join actions to end the ongoing Palestinian Nakba
Join us for a mass online Nakba rally! FRIDAY 15th MAY starting at 2pm ET / 7pm UK / 9pm Palestine Hear from Palestinian speakers, performers and artists, as well as key figures in the solidarity movement. Register now to join us online: https://bit.ly/2YHx0TR
Lobby of Parliament will take place on 13 May as a part of the Nakba week.Please use this link https://mailchi.mp/palestinecampaign/supremecourtvictory-454325?e=9a1a41affd To access a ready-to-send letter to your MP asking them to attend an online session where an expert panel will brief MPs on the illegality of Israeli settlements and argue for a complete ban in the UK of trade … Continue reading Nakba week.
We got the reply below from the Mayor last week. Obviously we are not pleased, however, we will not stop arguing for the right to campaign explicitly on Palestine in the Borough. We are expecting the Big Ride for Palestine to be in London in early August 2020. We are shortly applying to use a … Continue reading Response from Mayor Biggs to our Petition
Tower Hamlets PSC - Twin Jenin is moving eastwards! Our launch meeting is on Friday February 7th 7-8.30 at Durning Hall, Earlham Grove, London E7 9AB Stand with Palestine Speakers: Hazem Jamjoum - Al Shabaka Abdulwahab Sabah - CADFA Abu Dis Sybil Cock - Twin Jenin **************************************** Lobby of Tower Hamlets Council: As soon as … Continue reading East London PSC Launch!
PRESS BRIEFING: Tower Hamlets Council and the IHRA On Saturday 3rd August, it was revealed (following a Freedom of Information request submitted by Palestine Solidarity Campaign) that Tower Hamlets Council refused an event application from The Big Ride for Palestine because of secret concerns around the IHRA definition of antisemitism.The Big Ride is an annual … Continue reading Some information about the Lobby of Tower Hamlets Council on Jan 15th 2020
In 2019, Tower Hamlets Council refused to allow the Big Ride for Palestine to use one of its parks for the final Rally. The Big Ride for Palestine raises money for a children's charity in Gaza. Information gained under Freedom of Information laws shows clearly that council officers refused permission because they were concerned that … Continue reading Stand with Palestine! Lobby Tower Hamlets Council on January 15th 6-7 pm Mulberry Place, E14 1SA
A brilliant public meeting last week - 70 people heard our case against Tower Hamlets Council. Earlier this year it refused to allow The Bug Ride for Palestine - a charity bike ride for children in Gaza, permission to us its parks for a welcome rally. Through Freedom of Information requests, we discovered that the … Continue reading Standing with Palestine in Bethnal Green
A solidarity event to welcome cyclists raising awareness and money for Palestinian children suffering from the Israeli occupation was blocked by TH Council over fears they could be breaching a misguided definition of antisemitism. The Big Ride 4 Palestine event was to be held in the borough with cyclists completing a 36m bike ride from … Continue reading Council blocks TH Palestine event over predicted IHRA definition misuse