Website policy


We provide links to articles we think will be of interest to our supporters, informing them of issues, events, debates and the wider context of the conflict. We are sympathetic to much of the content of what we post, but not to everything. The fact that something has been linked to here does not necessarily mean that we endorse the views expressed in it.
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Freedom Theatre UK tour


Performances in:
Birmingham, Colchester, Frome, Glasgow, Halesworth, Hastings, London, Leeds, Manchester & Nottingham.

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JfJfP comments


2015:

24 April: Letter to FIFA about Israeli football

15 April: Letter re Ed Miliband and Israel

11 Jan: Letter to the Guardian in response to Jonathan Freedland on Charlie Hebdo

2014:

15 Dec: Chanukah: Celebrating the miracle of holy oil not military power

1 Dec: Executive statement on bill to make Israel the nation state of the Jewish people

25 Nov: Submission to All-Party Parliamentary Group Against Antisemitism

7 Sept: JfJfP Executive statement on Antisemitism

3 Aug: Urgent disclaimer

19 June Statement on the three kidnapped teenagers

25 April: Exec statement on Yarmouk

28 Mar: EJJP letter in support of Dutch pension fund PGGM's decision to divest from Israeli banks

24 Jan: Support for Riba resolution

16 Jan: EJJP lobbies EU in support of the EU Commission Guidelines, Aug 2013–Jan 2014

2013:

29 November: JfJfP, with many others, signs a "UK must protest at Bedouin expulsion" letter

November: Press release, letter to the Times and advert in the Independent on the Prawer Plan

September: Briefing note and leaflet on the Prawer Plan

September: JfJfP/EJJP on the EU guidelines with regard to Israel

14th June: JfJfP joins other organisations in protest to BBC

2nd June: A light unto nations? - a leaflet for distribution at the "Closer to Israel" rally in London

24 Jan: Letter re the 1923 San Remo convention

18 Jan: In Support of Bab al-Shams

17 Jan: Letter to Camden New Journal about Veolia

11 Jan: JfJfP supports public letter to President Obama

Comments in 2012 and 2011

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Posts

EDMs on Israel-Palestine

Follow the link to see about half-a-dozen current EDMs before parliament, on such topics as support for the Goldstone Report, Mordechai Vanunu, the humanitarian crisis in Gaza, allegations of war crimes, the settlements, arms exports to Israel…
See which MPs have signed and lobby your MP to sign if s/he has not already done so.

This House believes that Zionism is a danger to the Jewish people

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Background material from Thursday 16th February, 8.00 p.m. Union Debating Chamber This House believes that Zionism is a danger to the Jewish people Proposition: Dr. Brian Klug: Senior Research Fellow in Philosophy, St. Benet’s Hall, Oxford, Honorary Fellow of the Parkes Institute for the Study of Jewish/non-Jewish Relations, University of Southampton. Daphna Baram: Journalist, Author […]

A Jewish Demographic State

Uri Avnery, Gush Shalom, Dec 2002 It sounds like a bad joke, but it really happened: A rabbi went from Israel to Peru, converted a group of Native Americans to Judaism, brought them to this country and put them in a settlement, on land taken away from its Palestinian owners. There they receive, as all […]

Protected: BDS Survey Results

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Zionism, Antisemitism and the Struggle against Racism

Zionism, Antisemitism and  the Struggle against Racism A lecture by Professor Nira Yuval-Davis School of Social Sciences, Media  and Cultural Studies, UEL at the School of Oriental and African Studies, 7th December 2006 Thank you all for coming. I know that tonight there are at least two other events concerning Palestine that are taking place […]

Formatting posts and pages

Html for editing posts and pages white default paragraph Address Preformatted Heading 1 Heading 2 Heading 3 Heading 4 Heading 5 Heading 6 Various font sizes controlled with html font-size=x-small etc x-small xx-small x-large xx-large A horizontal grey line (where is the grey colour specified in the code?) Colours rust red – #800000 – heading […]

Exposing Israel’s original sins

Exposing Israel’s original sins Gideon Levy, Ha’aretz Book Review, 11 March 2000   “Correcting a Mistake – Jews and Arabs in Palestine/Israel, 1936-1956,” by Benny Morris, Am Oved Publishers, 241 pages, NIS 64 Oh, we were so good (and did so many bad things). We were so right (and caused so many injustices). We were […]

Zionism And Its Impact

Ann M. Lesch, Zionism And Its Impact, first publ in Encyclopedia of the Palestinians, ed.Philip Mattar, nd. (c.2000?), reposted by WRMEA The Zionist movement has maintained a striking continuity in its aims and methods over the past century. From the start, the movement sought to achieve a Jewish majority in Palestine and to establish a […]