Scottish Friends of Palestine is a non-profit campaigning organisation established in 1982 to promote the rights of the Palestinian people through peaceful means and advocacy.
Briefing Paper September 2019 (1)
The BBC’s distortion of Palestinian protest and Israeli power Ahmed Abu Artema MEE 17/5/19 The BBC [and PBS’s Frontline] recently aired a documentary titled One Day in Gaza, which concentrated on the terrible events of 14 May 2018, during the Great March of Return. Although more than 60 unarmed demonstrators were shot dead by Israeli army snipers that day […]
Briefing Paper September 2019 (2)
Israeli students required to pass test promoting racist ideology IMEMC 8/7/19 High school students in Israel must pass an online test promoting racist ideology before being allowed to travel overseas for school trips, legal rights center Adalah has revealed. Adalah said that the course, which was created by Israeli education authorities, “requires students to watch a series […]
Briefing Paper September 2019 (3)
How Israel teaches its children to hate Asa Winstanley AHT 30/7/19 Dissident Israeli scholar Nurit Peled-Elhanan’s important academic study, “Palestine in Israeli School Books” [published 2012] is essential reading for anyone who wants to understand important realities about the Israeli state and Israeli society. Peled-Elhanan’s book was a major study of 17 Israeli school textbooks […]