1. Dardasheh – on the street corner: this Saturday 23 January at 4pm(UK), 6pm(Palestine)
This Saturday (and in place of Café Palestine) there will be a ‘drop-in’ space for all those concerned about mental health and the Palestinian struggle. This first ‘Dardasheh’ will be hosted by Rana Nashashibi, from the Palestine Global Network and the Palestine Counselling Centre, and Martin Kemp from the UKPMHN. It will take place on Saturday 23 January at 4pm (UK), 6pm (Palestine), (doors will open fifteen minutes before that). Here is the link:
2. ‘”Not Every Child is Worth Fighting For”: racism, conscience and the NSPCC’
In this article Martin Kemp looks into the reasons given by the UK’s largest children’s charity for accepting donations from a corporation implicated in the devastation of the lives of children and their families in the West Bank.