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Benefit for Palestine raises £1,000

The recent ‘Come Dine For Palestine’ benefit at the Concordia Hall raised much needed funds for the British charity Medical Aid for Palestinians (MAP). Laurie Holden of the Hastings and Rye branch of the Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) reports on the event.

Posted 08:19 Saturday, Sep 28, 2019 In: Campaigns Tags: Medical Aid for Palestinians Palestine Solidarity Campaign

Activist gives eye-witness account of life in Palestine

Hastings resident and activist Gill Knight spoke at a packed Hastings Against War meeting on 5 February about her recent solidarity and fact-finding tour of Palestine. John Enefer reports.

Posted 20:47 Wednesday, Feb 13, 2019 In: Campaigns Tags: Amnesty BDS Bedouin Gill Knight ICAHD John Enefer Medical Aid for Palestinians

How to support Palestine

As life under Israel’s occupation becomes intolerable for Palestinians, Laurie Holden of the local Palestine Solidarity Campaign (PSC) gives a few pointers as to how the local community can show solidarity.

Posted 21:22 Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019 In: Campaigns Tags: Ahava BDS Benjamin Netanyahu Caterpillar Elbit Gaza GCHQ Hewlett-Packard Israel Jenny Tonge Laurie Holden Medical Aid for Palestinians NATO Norway Palestine Solidarity Campaign PGGM PSC Puma Quakers SodaStream

Local woman calls for ‘Justice for Palestinians’

At a recent meeting in Hastings, St Leonards resident, Leah Levane, provided an eyewitness account of life in the occupied Palestinian territories. Those attending heard of her experience of being part of the largest ever all Jewish delegation to visit the occupied territories. Leah was one of 130 Jewish people, mainly from the US, who visited Hebron in May of last year. One of their aims was to restore a Palestinian family to the home they were evicted from 20 years ago. John Enefer writes.

Posted 08:25 Monday, Feb 12, 2018 In: Campaigns Tags: Amnesty International Centre for Jewish Non-violence Fly Kites Not Drones Hastings Against War Hebron Israel Jewish Voice for Peace John Enefer Leah Levane Medical Aid for Palestinians Mondoweiss Palestine
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Gaza aid art sale nets over £6,000

Hastings campaigners have raised more than £6,000 to help some of the 11,000 Palestinian people injured in the recent bombardment of Gaza. 

Posted 15:47 Wednesday, Oct 8, 2014 In: Community Arts Tags: Gaza Hastings Palestine Solidarity Society Israel Linda Davidson Medical Aid for Palestinians Pip Carpenter Rachel Lever

HPSC to hold art sale for Gaza

Hastings Palestine Solidarity Campaign (HPSC) is to hold an art sale on 3 August to raise funds to support the work of the charity Medical Aid for Palestinians with inhabitants of Gaza who are suffering from military action by Israeli forces, Rachel Lever tells HOT.

Posted 09:51 Wednesday, Jul 16, 2014 In: Campaigns Tags: Gaza Israelis Medical Aid for Palestinians Palestine Solidarity Campaign Rachel Lever
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