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Britain’s biggest trade union slams Israeli apartheid, commits to BDS campaigning

4 July, 2014 Middle East Monitor
UNITE the Union logoUnite, Britain’s biggest trade union, has slammed Israel as “guilty of the crime of apartheid” and committed itself to BDS campaigning.

The Labour party’s biggest union backer considered three motions related to Palestine at its annual policy conference in Liverpool this week, of which two were carried. Continue reading Britain’s biggest trade union slams Israeli apartheid, commits to BDS campaigning

Fighting a losing battle, UK’s Israel lobby bolsters links with Christian fundamentalists

26 June, 2014 Middle East Monitor

The Jewish Leadership Council (JLC) recently published an item announcing the arrival of the “United Christian Alliance for Israel” (UCAI). The new organisation, described as “still in the infancy stages of growing”, is intended to give the UK “a voice to Christian unity in support for Israel”. Continue reading Fighting a losing battle, UK’s Israel lobby bolsters links with Christian fundamentalists