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Tom Charles

Charles is a London-based writer, editor and literary agent. He previously worked in the UK parliament, including as a lobbyist for Palestinian rights. He has contributed to Jadaliyya and the Journal of Palestinian Refugee Studies.

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One month after Grenfell: A catalogue of Conservative failures

14 July, 2017

Comment: Despite the community response and the millions donated in charity, North Kensington is still hostage to Tory policies, writes Tom Charles.

Can London's Palestine Expo help redress Israel bias?

07 July, 2017

Comment: While solidarity with Palestine becomes more mainstream, UK and international institutions still firmly favour Israel, writes Tom Charles.

Victims of social cleansing, Grenfell community deserves dignity, now

03 July, 2017

Comment: At parliament, Grenfell community members described the local council's 'managed decline' of the area. These people deserve dignity and respect, now, writes Tom Charles.

Grenfell fire tragedy exposes a failed system

19 June, 2017

Comment: The community response to the Grenfell Tower disaster in the absence of council or government leadership, shows the way forward in multicultural Britain, writes Tom Charles.

Balfour centenary is being used for propaganda not peace

14 June, 2017

Comment: Planned celebrations of the Balfour Declaration are serving as propaganda and are missing an opportunity to call for peace and justice in historic Palestine, writes Tom Charles.

What will the UK's extremist DUP mean for Palestine?

12 June, 2017

Comment: As colonisers, there has been a natural affinity between the Protestant politicians of Northern Ireland, and successive Israeli governments, writes Tom Charles.

UK election results could profoundly alter Middle East policy

09 June, 2017

Comment: If the opportunity is there, Labour should form a minority government, and immediately implement profound change in the UK's Middle East policy, writes Tom Charles.

UK voters face stark choice over Palestine

31 May, 2017

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom Charles.

After Trump's tour, UK voters face choice over Palestine

30 May, 2017

Comment: President Trump's engagement in the Middle East makes the outcome of the UK election even more important for Palestinians, writes Tom Charles.

After Manchester: It's time to rethink Prevent

24 May, 2017

Comment: As the dust settles on the Manchester attack, the government must take an honest look at the domestic and foreign policies that can lead to radicalisation, writes Tom Charles.

Balfour Apology Campaign: An impossible goal?

27 March, 2017

Comment: An apology from the UK government for the Balfour Declaration remains unlikely, but there is still time to have an impact, writes Tom Charles.

UK backs Trump's vision for Palestine

26 January, 2017

Comment: The tight alliance that May seeks to forge with Trump and Netanyahu - leaders who share her right-wing creed - is particularly bad news for Palestinians, writes Tom Charles.

Tom Charles
Tom Charles

Charles is a London-based writer, editor and literary agent. He previously worked in the UK parliament, including as a lobbyist for Palestinian rights. He has contributed to Jadaliyya and the Journal of Palestinian Refugee Studies.

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