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The price of the Israeli occupation
Economy World

The price of the Israeli occupation

Since the 1967 occupation of the Palestinian territories of Gaza and the West Bank, there have been – and there continue to be – innumerable discussions and opinions about the Israel-Palestine conflict, but often without consideration of motives and economic consequences. With this in mind, in August 2010 the economic […]

Barrett battles big government
United Kingdom

Barrett battles big government

“TD’s and ministers are paid far too much. If elected as a TD I will only take the average industrial wage, the remainder will be donated to campaigns and organisations that put people and communities first.” This is the pledge of People Before Profit Councillor Richard Boyd Barrett, who will […]

A wall to stall Whitehall
Trade Unions United Kingdom

A wall to stall Whitehall

To build up resistance by means of protests, direct action and strikes in reaction to the Government’s step back regarding the well-being and standard of life of UK citizens, pensioners and the rise in unemployment. These are the proposals of the meeting, organised by the Right to Work campaign: ‘A […]

Innocent victims
Globe Human Rights Struggles

Innocent victims

The romanticized depiction of war shows gallant young soldiers bravely fighting for freedom or democracy for their country. However comforting this image may be, it is a far cry from the gruesome realities of war. One of the realities of war most overlooked is that of the children in occupied […]

Raising awareness on campus
Human Rights United Kingdom

Raising awareness on campus

Students and young adults are the life blood of any movement, and so it is important to reach out to and educate this social segment in order to garner support. It makes sense, then, that Palestinian Awareness Day should be held at a university. More specifically, it will be held […]