War on the Mind conference

War On The Mind(Zoom conference)Trauma, Survival and Resilience in Palestine and IsraelSaturday 15 May 2021 from 09:00 – 16:30 BSTTickets for the event are available here:https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/war-on-the-mind-trauma-survival-and-resilience-in-palestine-and-israel-tickets-147416256993Bradford on Avon Friends of Palestine and the UK Palestine Mental Health Network host this international online conference. It will look at the impact of occupation, brutality, oppression and conflict … Continue reading War on the Mind conference

 +++NEW TIME+++ CAFÉ PALESTINE 23Saturday 1st May6.15pm UK time / 8.15pm Palestine time‘Imprisonment without Trial:Purposes, consequences and Palestinian resistance’With Sahar Francis, Director of Addameer,and Dr Samah Jabr https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89923782018?pwd=aUVENDRpbUxsU0ovM0I1c3pWNFpCdz09 +++The new time is a one-off that has been agreed with our colleagues in Palestine taking Ramadan into account +++ The Cafe will open with music at 6.15pm (UK) / … Continue reading

Dardasheh this Saturday 17th April, which is Palestinian Prisoners’ Day

Dardasheh (street corner) informal meetingSaturday 17 April4pm (UK time) / 6 pm (Pal time)https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83554576932?pwd=RXZuSmZ1MG53dWZ6enJRT2dTU2g4QT09An opportunity to drop in, to chat with colleagues and friends, share problems and news, and find support.  Saturday 17th is Palestinian Prisoners' Day The Union of Palestinian Women Committees (UPWC), Addameer Prisoners Supports and Human Rights Association, Novact International Institute for … Continue reading Dardasheh this Saturday 17th April, which is Palestinian Prisoners’ Day

Dardasheh, Café Palestine 23, and ‘War on the Mind’ Conference

Dardasheh (street corner) informal meetingSaturday 17 April4pm (UK time) / 6 pm (Pal time)https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83554576932?pwd=RXZuSmZ1MG53dWZ6enJRT2dTU2g4QT09An opportunity to drop in, to chat with colleagues and friends, share problems and news, and find support. Café Palestine: 1st May 3.45pm (UK) 5.45pm (Palestine)The 23rd Café will focus on administrative detention and the hunger strikes undertaken by Palestinian prisoners, and … Continue reading Dardasheh, Café Palestine 23, and ‘War on the Mind’ Conference

Cafe Palestine 22 on Saturday 3rd April

CAFÉ PALESTINE 22Saturday 3rd April3.45pm UK time / 5.45pm Palestine timeLiving Liberation: Histories of Palestinian Anti-Colonialism Since 1948with Professor Abdel Razzaq Takritihttps://us02web.zoom.us/j/83507418237?pwd=Mml1L1Y1UW5hR1NjRTVjMzhTb3VTQT09The Cafe will open with live music from Gaza at 3.45pm (UK time) / 5.45pm (Pal time)The discussion will start at 4.00pm (UK) / 6.00pm (Palestine)The whole event is expected to finish at about … Continue reading Cafe Palestine 22 on Saturday 3rd April

Café Palestine 22: Living Liberation

1.     Café Palestine:   3rd April 3.45/5.45pm https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83507418237?pwd=Mml1L1Y1UW5hR1NjRTVjMzhTb3VTQT09Living Liberation: Histories of Palestinian Anti-Colonialism Since 1948With Professor Abdul Razzaq Takriti, Director of the Arab-American Educational Foundation Center for Arab Studies at the University of Houston, and co-author, with Karma Nabulsi, of the Palestinian Revolution website http://learnpalestine.politics.ox.ac.uk/. Palestine is often viewed through the lens of victimhood. In contrast, this talk offers an invitation to … Continue reading Café Palestine 22: Living Liberation

Dardasheh (street corner) informal meeting

Dardasheh (street corner) informal meeting Saturday 20 March 4pm (UK time) / 6 pm (Pal time) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89009942744?pwd=Q3hOY0RjUFk3VDV4NldIZjRVZVB1QT09   1. Gaza Community Mental Health Programme call for papers Call for Papers: Gaza Community Mental Health Programme 8th International Conference “Mental Health in Gaza Strip: An Area Populated by Refugees" (Online Conference) 7-8-9 June 2021 Palestine – Gaza … Continue reading Dardasheh (street corner) informal meeting

Professor Salman Akhtar petition and NSPCC Day of Action update

1.    Please Sign this petition protesting Prof. Akhtar's role in Israeli event Dear Friend, Please sign this petition organised by the USA-Palestine Mental Health Network protesting Dr. Salman Akhtar's collaboration with the Tel Aviv Institute for Contemporary Psychoanalysis. The USA-Palestine Mental Health Network supports the people of Palestine in their 70-year struggle to be free from the violence of the Israeli … Continue reading Professor Salman Akhtar petition and NSPCC Day of Action update

Cafe Palestine and Day of Action on 4 March

Cafe Palestine Twenty One Featuring a short film followed by a presentation by Sawsan, the UK Advocacy Officer of Defence for Children International - Palestine, and a contribution from an ex-child detainee Saturday 6 March 15.45pm (UK time) / 17.45pm (Pal time) "Children behind bars: Palestinian Child Prisoners” https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87912305143?pwd=ekgyVUt3UG94SSszYmFLVXBkY2RPQT09 This month, Cafe Palestine will highlight … Continue reading Cafe Palestine and Day of Action on 4 March

Second Dardasheh and other links

Dardasheh (street corner) informal meeting Saturday 20 February 15.45pm (UK time) / 17.45pm (Pal time) https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83199775486?pwd=YzhwNzAxSXlrS0pSTCthUUZNM3dTdz09 1. Living the History The next Talk to Gaza from Palestine Trauma Centre (UK) is called Living the History and will take place on Saturday 13 February 2021 at 4pm UK time / 6pm Gaza time. It will look … Continue reading Second Dardasheh and other links