Waltham Forest Remembers Palestinian ‘Nakba’
Bring your picnic!
Join us for a celebration in
Walthamstow Town Square!
4th May 1pm – 4pm• Kite decorating • Dabke dance workshop
• Poetry readings • Henna art & face painting
• Handmade gifts from Palestine
• Speakers from local Palestine solidarity organisations incl.
WFCOM, trade unions, Jewish groups, Cyclist for Palestine and more!… Read on ...
On Wednesday 21st November, a group of residents from Tower Hamlets Palestine Solidarity Campaign presented a petition to the full council meeting, requesting that the council ‘Safeguard Palestinian Solidarity’.  This was in response to the recent adoption of the controversial International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism, without any caveat that would enable Palestinians and their supporters to continue to speak out freely about harmful actions of the Israeli government.
Tower Hamlets Palestine Solidarity Campaign are pleased that in response to our petition councillors Sirajul Islam, Kevin Brady, and Mayor John Biggs made supporting statements in solidarity with Palestine.… Read on ...
What is undeniable is that an atrocity has taken place. Whether or not we discover the full story, Khashoggi is a victim of state murder by agents of a regime synonymous with repression and his death has provoked global outrage. The killing is anything but an isolated event….
Read the full branch statement “Jamal Khashoggi, Saudi Arabia and the Labour Movement”, which may be downloaded here….
The last branch meeting also asked Dave to draft a motion formally expressing our position.… Read on ...