Articles by Geoff

This action alert has been posted at https://bdsmovement.net/news/hello-puma-i-need-report-problem by the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) For the 4th #BoycottPuma Day of Action, contact Puma Customer Service to say supporting Israeli apartheid is a very bad look, making Puma the Worst. Gift. Ever. Israel is escalating its expansion of illegal …

From Black Friday to Cyber Monday, join the meme-a-thon to let Puma know there is no room in your shopping cart for Israel’s violations of Palestinian rights. This action alert has been published by the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) at https://bdsmovement.net/puma-worst-gift-ever-meme-a-thon. Puma says it supports equality, but it’s …

A friend of social justice everywhere, the great Diego Maradona was an outspoken supporter of the Palestinian cause. On the occasion of his passing RCIR sends sincere condolences to Diego’s friends, family and fans across the world. This article by Palestine Chronicle staff first appeared at https://www.palestinechronicle.com/in-my-heart-i-am-a-palestinian-palestine-mourns-legendary-footballer-diego-armando-maradona/. The 20th century’s greatest footballer, Diego Armando Maradona, …

The campaign has written to the UEFA Executive Committee members as follows: Venue for UEFA Women’s Under 19 finals in Israel On the 24th February we wrote to Mr Platini, copied to all members of the Executive Committee, expressing our detailed concerns about the award of the UEFA Women’s Under 19 finals 2015 to Israel. …

The campaign has written to the FAW about the Euro 2016 competition in which Wales has been drawn to play against Israel in March and September 2015. Last May we asked the FAW to censor the Israeli Football Association (IFA) for its complicity in the repression of Palestinian football.  Since then there has been negligible progress: …

The following EDM was submitted by Sir Bob Russell in October 2012. That this House congratulates the Football Association for its Kick It Out campaign against racism in football; registers with profound disapproval, however, that the FA is prepared to participate in the European Under-21 football tournament to be played in Israel in June 2013, …