In a historic debate held February 25, 2016, headlined “Cultural Bridges, Not Boycotts”, MSPs from across the political spectrum encouraged engagement and expressed their opposition to destructive one-sided boycott attempts. 65 members of StandWithUs's Scottish partners, COFIS - the Confederation of Friends of Israel in Scotland - travelled from Inverness to the Scottish Parliament to support MSP Jackson Carlaw in [...]
As in previous years. StandWithUs UK has been the first port of call for many student groups seeking support during Israel Apartheid Week. Thousands of StandWithUs booklets, flyers and fun Israel novelties have been distributed to student activists across the UK, all campaigning with positive messaging.