With our MP Tan Dhesi’s blessing, we handed in a letter to Slough Borough Council which demanded they cease any investments in or links with companies tied to the mass-dispossession of Palestinians (in the West Bank, East Jerusalem, or elsewhere).
‘Israeli tech & BDS’ The 3rd episode, from the PSC’s Greater London and youth branches, was a discussion published in February between myself and Harrow & Brent’s fantastic PSC officer Mizanur Rahman. Find the premium, subscription version: Spotify. Exclusive Buzzsprout link: https://www.buzzsprout.com/744971/episodes/2593945
For the first-ever London-wide PSC podcast: a conversation in a West London café with the Red Card Israeli Racism (RCIR) campaign’s Geoff Lee, covering his mission to bring the Israel Football Association to account for its role in hafrada (Hebrew for “separation” or apartheid) through sponsoring settlement teams and aiding in the repression of Palestinian sport.
This is potentially huge. A Norwegian MP (Scandinavians showing us up again) has nominated the global BDS movement for a Nobel Prize. Winning a NP would at least put those who accuse BDS of *inherent* anti-semitism on the back foot, in the best case scenario we would have the upper hand in this PR battle […]