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.
_____________________

BSST

BSST is the leading charity focusing on small-scale grass roots cross community, anti poverty and humanitarian projects in Israel/Palestine
____________________

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

_____________________

Posts

MANCHESTER JEWS FOR JUSTICE FOR PALESTINIANS N E W S L E T T E R

MANCHESTER JEWS FOR JUSTICE FOR PALESTINIANS N E W S L E T T E R Some extracts from the 23 Jan Newsletter * MEDIA COVERAGE OF JfJfP MESSAGES There has been lots of media coverage of JfJfP messages this week and last, including BBC NW news, Manchester Evening News, and over 500 Jews signing […]

Newsletter 21 Jan 2009

large-newsletter-headalt

2 1 / J a n u a r y / 2 0 0 9 Israelis and Palestinians: two peoples, one future Summary A: Information and updates a) Next signatories’ meeting in London b) Information on new signatories c) Results of the BSST appeal for funds for Gaza d) An appeal for help with the […]

Progressive rabbi: Trafalgar Square rally

Progressive rabbi: Trafalgar Square rally [in support of Israel on Sunday 11 January] not for him Rabbi Danny Rich, the chief executive of Liberal Judaism, has dissociated himself from Sunday’s Israel solidarity rallies in London and Manchester. In a statement issued today, he said he could “not subscribe to the tone of the response, believing […]

Newsletter 08 Jan 2009

large-newsletter-headalt

0 8 / J a n u a r y / 2 0 0 9 Israelis and Palestinians: two peoples, one future Topics covered: This mailing contains 1 Information on the national demonstration on Saturday 10 January 2 Demonstration on Sunday morning 11th January at Trafalgar Square 3 Round the Clock Vigil for Gaza 4 […]

Complaining About Media Coverage

* Use facts * Focus on a single issue * Be concise . . . no more than 200 words * Use reason and logic in your language, not emotion What to look for on TV * Do they hold both sides to account equally? * Is it fair accurate and impartial? * Are there […]