Scottish unions demand end to Gaza attacks and reaffirm Israel boycott call

Motion calling to "stop Israel's repression of Gaza" passed at Scottish Trades Union Congress, April 2019.

UK trade unions pass motion on Palestine

UK unions call for an end to trade with illegal Israeli settlements, stopping the arms trade with Israel, and commit to pressure corporations complicit with the arms trade to Israel and with Israel's illegal occupation and settlement building.

UK’s second largest trade union dumps HP

In a major victory for the Boycott HP campaign, the second largest British and Irish trade union, with 1.2 million members, Unite the Union, joined the campaign.

UK academics report on visit to Palestine

In April 2015 three BRICUP members were part of a pan-European delegation that visited six Palestinian Universities to learn at first hand how the occupation undermines research, teaching and learning.

Britain’s biggest union commits to BDS

4 July 2014, from Middle East Monitor Britain's biggest trade union slams Israeli apartheid, commits to BDS campaigning Unite, Britain's biggest trade union, has slammed Israel as "guilty of the crime of apartheid" and committed itself to BDS campaigning. The Labour party's biggest union backer considered three motions related to Palestine at its annual policy … Continue reading Britain’s biggest union commits to BDS