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NUS National Executive support Israel boycott

NUS 2015 conference papers

The national executive of the National Union of Students (NUS) voted yesterday to support the BDS (boycott, divestment, and sanctions) movement against Israel.

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New society to show support for Palestinians

Lincoln Palestinian solidarity protest

The new society’s aim is not just to raise awareness of the Palestinian plight, but also to implement a BDS scheme, where Israeli goods are boycotted – a move already backed by the NUS and other universities.

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Free Gaza Movement speaks out against ‘deadly’ Israel

Huwaida Arraf is a Free Gaza Movement activist aboard the flotilla to Gaza which has been attacked by Israel. Photo: Freegaza.org

A flotilla carrying Free Gaza activists and aid has been attacked by Israeli forces. The Linc spoke to a leading figure of the Free Gaza Movement.

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Gaza attacks — a year on

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Three speakers looked at the Israeli attacks on Gaza, one year on after the events unfolded, in a talk organised by the Islamic Society.

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Film about Israel/Palestine to be shown at university

‘The Iron Wall’, a film about Israeli settlements in the Palestinian territories, will be shown in the Cargill lecture theatre at 7.30pm on Monday May 11th. It is hosted by the Lincoln group of Amnesty International.

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