StandWithUs announce 7th Israel In Focus UK Conference

Meeting Campus Challenges The Annual StandWithUs Israel in focus conference is taking place on Sunday, September 11, 2016, 3pm-9pm, Aimed at 6th formers and university students, the conference hopes to train participants with the knowledge and tools needed for Israel Advocacy across campuses. It comes at no better time than now. Jewish and non Jewish students alike, that support Israel, are [...]

August 2nd, 2016|

StandWithUs UK launches new Balfour booklet in the House of Lords

StandWithUs launches new Balfour booklet in the House of Lords  StandWithUs UK was hosted by its patron, Lord Leslie Turnberg for a seminar for Peers and guests in the House of Lords entitled “Balfour Today” to launch the new StandWithUs booklet “Justice and Rebirth of a historically oppressed people: The Balfour Declaration, San Remo and the British Mandate”   The Booklet is [...]

July 7th, 2016|Tags: , , |

LESSONS MUST BE LEARNED FROM HATEFUL, MISINFORMED SPEECH BY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT

StandWithUs is deeply concerned by the regional speech winner from the 2016 Jack Petchey Speak Out Challenge, which contained racist overtones, libels, exaggerations and lies.

May 31st, 2016|

PRO-ISRAEL STUDENT LEADERS HONOURED AT STANDWITHUS UK EVENT: Israeli Ambassador and Guest Col. Miri Eisin Give Keynote Addresses in Night Honouring Pro-Israel British Students 

New Israeli Ambassador to the UK Mark Regev opened the StandWithUs UK Annual Event in London, on May 19, giving a strong and stirring address to over 200 people. The Ambassador congratulated StandWithUs for its prowess and reach on social media.

May 23rd, 2016|

BRIDGES NOT BOYCOTTS: STANDWITHUS WELCOMES SCOTTISH DENUNCIATION OF ISRAEL-BOYCOTT ATTEMPTS

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 [...]

March 3rd, 2016|

Campaigning against “Israel Apartheid Week”

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.

March 2nd, 2016|
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