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Make History – FOA Voter Registration Drive

November 7, 2019

The most important General Election for decades will take place on 12 December. With economic uncertainty, cuts to social services, a rise in Islamophobia and increasing censorship over holding Israel to account, it is important that you vote for the right candidate. To be able to vote you must be registered by 26 November. Let people in your community know this by distributing our Register…

Order your Freshers pack today!

September 27, 2019

Calling PalSocs… Get ready for Freshers with FOA’s Fresher’s packs! The pack includes Palestine badges, pens, wristbands stickers and Injustice Illustrated booklets. We also have merchandise for you to sell at your stall. Please email maariya@foa.org.uk if you are interested in receiving these packs or merchandise, free of charge!

What to do in a snap election?

September 20, 2019

There may be a possibility of the UK having a snap general election, so you need to be ready. A general election is your opportunity to decide who represents you in Parliament and which party governs you. Now more than ever it is vital that you take action and vote in the general election. With economic uncertainty, cuts to social services, a rise in Islamophobia…

Palestine Expo 2019 Review

September 4, 2019

Palestine Expo 2019 was the biggest Palestine Event in Europe! Over 10,000 visitors attending this year’s expo to celebrate Palestine and show their solidarity against the occupation. Read our recap of Palestine Expo 2019 here

UK Lawyers for Israel’s attempt to stop “Palestine Expo”

July 2, 2019

Press Release: UK Lawyers for Israel (UKLFI) claims on its website that Friends of al Aqsa has been “pressed to curb BDS content” at this weekend’s Palestine Expo. Friends of al Aqsa wish to make it clear that we have not received any such communication from any institutes, authorities or companies. Palestine Expo will take place on 6&7 July Olympia. UKLFI have made no attempt…

Palestine campaigning groups respond to bombing of Gaza

March 26, 2019

Palestine campaigning groups respond to bombing of Gaza and call for mass protests this Saturday 30 March Groups condemn the latest assault on the besieged Gaza strip as a “serious attack on the most densely populated area in the world” and call for support for a national day of action Campaigners highlight the string of bombardments on the Gaza strip that have taken place over…

UN Anti-Racism Day 2019

March 21, 2019

UN Anti-Racism Day has been observed on 21 March ever since 1966. The goals of Anti-Racism Day are clear: to oppose every form of racism, both in Britain and around the world, influenced by the principle that all humans are born free and equal. Last weekend we saw marches in cities including London and Glasgow to mark Anti-Racism Day and bring together communities to oppose…

Israel: Not A State For All Its Citizens

March 14, 2019

On 10 March, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu revealed what Palestinians have long claimed: Israel is a racist state. Netanyahu stated “Israel is not a state of all its citizens. According to the basic nationality law we passed, Israel is the nation-state of the Jewish people – and only it.” The nationality law Netanyahu was speaking about has been widely denounced as racist and as…

Women Show Solidarity In Khan al-Ahmar

March 7, 2019

Hundreds of Palestinian women rallied in Khan al-Ahmar on 6 March to protest the proposed demolition of the Palestinian village near Jerusalem. Israel’s ongoing cleansing of Palestinians from their homeland has repeatedly involved the destruction of Palestinian villages. In a desperate attempt to save the village, Palestinian women have heeded a call and stood up to demonstrate against the demolition of Palestinian villages. Many of…

Rally for Palestine: Exist! Resist! Return!

March 6, 2019

Take to the streets on 30th March to demand freedom, justice and equality for the Palestinian people: Rally for Palestine: Exist! Resist! Return! Sat 30 March in London No new Nakba! End the Siege! Defend the Right of Return! Organised by: Friends of Al Aqsa, Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Stop the War Coalition, Palestinian Forum in Britain, Muslim Association of Britain. Since the election of Donald…

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