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South African students protest against Woolworths

Thousand protest against Woolworth in South Africa

15th May 2015 | Congress of South African Students  | Welkom (Free State), South Africa On Nakba Day more than 10 000 South African School Learners March Against Woolworths over Israel Trade. More than 10 000 South African school learners protested earlier today ...

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Organisers of Pilsen 2015, don’t host Days of Jerusalem festival


30th April 2015 | International Solidarity Movement – support group  | Czech Republic  Prominent figures of Czech political and public life call on the organizers of Pilsen 2015 to step down as hosts of the Days of Jerusalem festival. The Days of Jerusalem ...

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Imprisoned Voices: corporate complicity in the Israeli prison system

Imprisoned Voices by Corporate Watch

20th April 2015 | Corporate Watch | This briefing was published on 17 April 2015 to coincide with the annual day of solidarity with Palestinian prisoners. It collects the memories of the pain, suffering and resilience of Palestinians who have been ...

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The world heeds the call of Palestinians in Gaza for pressure on Israel

New York Gaza Day of Rage

August 9th 2014 | International Solidarity Movement | Occupied Palestine Update:  Please help us spread the word in Arabic, Italian, French, Hebrew and Spanish via your networks.   ******* Hundreds of thousands of people worldwide have taken to the streets in response to a call from ...

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UPDATED: Gaza Calling: All out on Saturday 9 August Day of Rage

Aftermath of Israeli airstrike on Palestinian home in Gaza.

6th August 2014 | Call from Palestine | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Updated August 8th: Help us spread the call from Gaza for a Day of Rage on August 9th. Please help share the following translations via social media: Arabic, English, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish. Words alone do ...

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Urgent call from Gaza civil society: act now!

Gaza child martyr

13th July 2014 | Gaza Civil Society, originally published here | Gaza, Occupied Palestine    We, Palestinians trapped inside the bloodied and besieged Gaza Strip, call on conscientious people all over the world, to act, protest, and intensify the boycotts, divestments and sanctions ...

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Israel must be held accountable for its collective punishment of Palestinians


3rd July 2014 | Palestinian BDS National Committee | Ramallah, Occupied Palestine – Palestinian organisations condemn Israeli operations in West Bank and Gaza as collective punishment – Palestinians call for military embargo and boycott action Palestinian boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) ...

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Avoiding accountability: Life in Ramleh prison hospital

Akram Salameh holds up a picture of himself in prison uniform, taken inside Ramleh prison hospital – Photo taken by Corporate Watch, Gaza City, November 2013

11th April 2014 | Corporate Watch, Tom Anderson and Therezia Cooper | Gaza, Occupied Palestine Corporate Watch has been investigating the companies involved in the Israeli prison system and interviewing ex-prisoners. This interview is part of a series of articles to ...

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BDS: Bill Gates slammed over links to Israel prison torture

BDS: Bill Gates slammed over links to Israel prison torture

Addameer and Palestinian BDS National Committee Palestinian human rights organisations have criticised Bill Gates after it emerged that his charitable foundation is heavily invested in G4S, a private security company that helps Israel run prisons at which Palestinian political prisoners ...

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