Category Archives: Calls for Action

Oban, Sat 4 Nov 2017: VIGIL OF APOLOGY TO THE PALESTINIAN PEOPLE

Dear All Thursday 2nd November 2017 is the 100th Anniversary of the Balfour Declaration On that day, a fateful declaration was signed by then British Foreign Secretary, Arthur James (later Lord) Balfour, 1st Earl of Balfour. In the name of … Continue reading

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36 days: Palestinian civil society leaders in Israeli detention without charge or trial

In today via amnesty international: In violation of international humanitarian law, two Palestinian civil society leaders have been held in administrative detention in an Israeli prison without charge or trial for 36 days. Khalida Jarrar is a Member of the … Continue reading

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Add our voice to signal clear opposition to all racism!

Dear All   The message below merits your attention and urgent reply to obanconcern4palestine AT gmail DOT com. We need to respond as a group by 10th May 2016.   My suggestion is that we of Oban Concern for Palestine add … Continue reading

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To all concerned about free expression of political ideas

Dear All You’ll have heard about the debate that’s been raging around so-called anti-Semitic statements made by members of the UK Labour Party. As a fairly active member of Oban Concern for Palestine, I feel that the term ‘anti-Semite’ is … Continue reading

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10 December – Human Rights Day: BDS urges the UN to drop G4S

Dear All Click here to take action in solidarity with Palestinian political prisoners. The following is an update from the BDS Movement addressed to all who have written ‘to the UN urging it to cancel its contracts with G4S, the private security … Continue reading

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AGM Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign: Perth, 5Dec2015

This is to inform you that the Scottish Palestine Solidarity Campaign Building effective solidarity with the Palestinian people are having their AGM – Annual General Meeting this Saturday 5 December 2015 in Perth, Scotland The Scottish PSC 2015  Annual General Meeting … Continue reading

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Tell the UN to drop its contracts with Israeli Occupation prison contractor G4S

Palestinian prisoners’ rights group Addameer calls on you to take action: write to the UN G4S is a private security company that provides services and equipment to Israeli occupation prisons at which Palestinian political prisoners, including children, are held without trial … Continue reading

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