UKPMHN statement about UN Security Council Resolution 2334

23 December 2016 As members of the UK-Palestine Mental Health Network we welcome Security Council Resolution 2334 which "reiterates its demand that Israel immediately and completely cease all settlement activities in the occupied Palestinian territory, including East Jerusalem, and that it fully respect all of its legal obligations in this regard". In all our visits … Continue reading UKPMHN statement about UN Security Council Resolution 2334

UKPMHN mailing 2 Dec 2016

Dear friends, Bethlehem-based Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist Dr Mansour Shehadeh this week published an article 'Towards Better mental health services in Palestine', which can be reached here: http://tinyurl.com/hjjs2nr  "Palestinian society", she writes, "continues to reflect on developing better care for the most vulnerable and marginalized people, thus showing that it remains on the side of 'life' … Continue reading UKPMHN mailing 2 Dec 2016

The Labour Party, Israel, and Antisemitism

The Labour Party, Israel, and Antisemitism By Avi Shlaim and Gwyn Daniel Last week the labour Party came under ferocious political and media attack for allegedly harbouring antisemites in its midst. In the course of this, the accusers often blurred the distinction between anti-Zionism and antisemitism, between legitimate criticisms of the state of Israel and … Continue reading The Labour Party, Israel, and Antisemitism

The attempt to confuse anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism

This page provides further information about the attempt to confuse anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism. The UKPMHN's submission to the Labour Party/Chakrabarti Inquiry into tackling anti-Semitism UK Palestine Mental Health Network statement The Labour Party, Israel, and Antisemitism by Avi Shlaim and Gwyn Daniel The Guardian refused to publish this article but it has been re-published in … Continue reading The attempt to confuse anti-Zionism and anti-Semitism