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 November 2018
Then I think of what these same people say about my Palestinian friends: that they are an invented people, there was never a place called Palestine. If a nurse gets killed tending to the wounded, she is Hamas. If a school or hospital gets bombed, then Hamas was storing weapons there. If a child is […]
Israel-Palestine Learning and Teaching Resource
The reactions to the article in Commonspace (18/10/18) on the development and progress of the Israel-Palestine Learning & Teaching Resource were wide and varied. There was anger at the influence accorded to the domestic pro-Israel lobby groups by Cabinet Secretary, John Swinney and Education Scotland. Disbelief was expressed in some quarters with pronouncements of “fake […]
Briefing Paper August 2018
Nothing was carried out uncontrolled, everything was accurate and measured, and we know where every bullet landed. IDF official statement (until it was deleted) 31 March 2018. A Grotesque Spectacle in Jerusalem Myriam Goldberg NY Times It was a consummation of the cynical alliance between hawkish Jews and Zionist evangelicals who believe that the return […]