KOZAK, Marion. UK peace & human rights activist & mother of Labor leader Ed Miliband: "Jews for Justice for Palestinians... We oppose Israeli policies that undermine the livelihoods, human, civil and political rights of the Palestinian people”

Marion Kozak (Marion Kozak Miliband) (born 1934 as Dobra Jenta Kozak, also known as Maria Kozak) is a Polish-born Jewish Holocaust survivor who emigrated to the UK in the 1950s. In 1961 she married famous socialist scholar Professor Ralph Miliband (1924–1994) and their two sons, David Miliband and Ed Miliband, were major figures in the Labour Government. Ed Miliband defeated his brother to become the present leader of the British Labour Party. Marion Kozak is a long-standing human rights campaigner, an early activist for the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, and is a  long-standing supporter of pro-Palestinian organisations being a  signatory of the founding statements of both Jews for Justice for Palestinians (founded 2002) and Independent Jewish Voices (launched 2007) (see Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marion_Kozak ).

 

Marion Kozak was a signatory  to Jews for Justice for Palestinians: “Jews for Justice for Palestinians is a network of Jews who are British or live in Britain, practising and secular, Zionist and not. We oppose Israeli policies that undermine the livelihoods, human, civil and political rights of the Palestinian people.” [1, 2].

 

[1]. Jews for Justice for Palestinians, “Signatories”: http://jfjfp.com/?page_id=9 .

 

[2]. Jews for Justice for Palestinians, “About”: http://jfjfp.com/?page_id=2

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