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BDS South Africa info on Boycotting Woolworths

Woolworths is being called-on to take the lead in ethical retail business, to respond to the call from its consumers, to be on the right side of history, to respect the international boycott of Israel and end its over 12 million rand worth of trade with Israel. A call for the complete boycott of Woolworths until it ends its Israeli trade links ...

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Press TV New report on Dr Mads Glibert SA visit

Press TV’s Hasan Siria reports on Dr Mads Gilberts recent visit to SA & the effort made in the country to provide much needed ambulances in Gaza.

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Africa, the US & Israel – Prof Patrick Bond’s “Washington-Pretoria-Tel Aviv Relay”

In recent months, the ruling ANC party has come out very strongly in condemning Israel aggression.  This sentiment however is very contradictory to public statements made by the ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa & also those by ANC president Jacob Zuma.  In this article, Professor Patrick Bond, of the University of KwaZulu-Natal Centre for Civil Society in Durban, sheds some light on why this could be ...

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Palestine Day March on 5th Sept in Pietermaritzburg

  Join the KZN Palestine Solidarity Forum on the 5th September as they march to city hall & call for a Free Palestine!

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Dr Mads Gilbert SA Speaking tour

Full Tour details below – Hosted by CII and BDS South Africa For up to date tour information, join the official Facebook event here: Dr Mads Gilbert SA tour Johannesburg: TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST AT 19H00TYPE: Public eventCITY: JohannesburgGUESTS: Dr Mads Gilbert (Norway), Dr Aaron Motsoaledi (South African Minister of Health, TBC)VENUE: Protea Auditorium, STH Building, Bunting Road Campus (off Annet Road), University ...

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Fly a kite for Gaza

Join the community at Homestead Park on Saturday the 30th Aug for a “Palestine Kite Day“. For only R70pp, you get your very own Palestine inspired kite & all funds raised goes directly to the children in Gaza. Venue: Homestead Park, Greenwood Rd, JHB Date: 30 August 2014 Time:  14h00 Did you know, that in July 2011, the children of Gaza broke the worlds “kite ...

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ZANews – Good luck boycotting Woolworths

As news of the military assault on Gaza stays on the front page, the call to boycott major retailers importing good from Israel gets louder. ZAnews, the home of Puppet Nation, South Africa’s award winning satirical puppet show, released this video highlighting the double standards of these companies. (Video plays after the advertisement, please feel free to close the ad, when it ...

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Ex President Thabo Mbeki calls for Israeli goods boycott

South Africa’s ex-President Thabo Mbeki has called for a boycott of Israeli goods to show solidarity with Palestinians. The public should mobilise against Israel so that it “does pay a price for the position that it is taking”, Mr Mbeki said in the capital, Pretoria. About 2,000 people, mostly Palestinians, have died in the conflict in Gaza since July. Most ...

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Mass Rally in Durban – 17 August

Palestinian activists and supporters want the South African government to take action against the Israeli government. Recalling the South African ambassador from Tel Aviv and expelling the Israeli ambassador from South Africa is the demand. A further call on government is to cut economic, academic and cultural ties with Israel. The PSF sees the actions of Israel similar to the ...

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Over 200,000 protest for a free Palestine

The call made by the National Coalition for a Free Palestine for “the largest protest March since the fall of Aparthied” saw over 200,000 people gather in Cape Town today.  The organisation, made up of various social and religious groups, called for the South African government to cut all ties with Israel. Here is the official media release from NC4P: ...

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