Palestinian Prisoners Call For Release Of Jailed Factory Activists In Wales on voice.wales

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The sentence came after Judge Rowlands refused to allow evidence of Israel’s war crimes to be heard at court, and would not allow the defence to make the argument that their actions ‘prevented a greater crime’ or ‘acted to save lives’… Following the sentencing, Palestine Action said: “The four activists are the longest serving prisoners for taking action with Palestine Action to disrupt the war machine. Their incarceration demonstrates Britain prioritising the interests of an arms industry which facilitates the genocide of the Palestinian people, over the freedom of its own citizens.

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Student groups protest defense contractors outside ENG career fair by Melissa Ellin

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Lead organizer of the protest Chance Charley, a Students Against Imperialism member and junior in the College of Arts and Sciences, said the protest focused on Raytheon because it is based in Massachusetts but was part of a larger effort to build an anti-war movement.
“These companies are lying about what they did and they’re committing genocide in Yemen, in Afghanistan, in Palestine, all over the world,” Charley said.

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