On the occasion of their party Spring Conference taking place this weekend, the Liberal Democratic Friends of Palestine (LDFP) have isued a new position paper on Palestine. MEMO has been given permission to publish it, as well as a paper on apartheid practices in the West Bank by George Burnett, a member of the LDFP.
Liberal Democrats friends of Palestine issue new position paper on Palestine
- 09 March 2014
PROFILE: Al-Khudairi's struggle for judiciary independence in Egypt continues
- 26 November 2013
"I consider my resignation an expression of protest against the current conditions of the judiciary, and I hope that a serious action is taken to reform it."
It was with these words that Judge Mahmoud Al-Khudairi ended his career in the judiciary after 46 years as the vice president of the Egyptian Court of Cassation. This was back in 2009, when he was fighting for the independence of the judiciary under Mubarak's reign. Last night, he was arrested by Al-Sisi's militia at the age of 73.
Manifesto of all people of good conscience
- 08 November 2013
- Dr Salman Abu Sitta
We, citizens of the world,
celebrating the human pursuit of freedom and independence,
adhering fully to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights,
rejecting the ideology and practice of colonization under any name at any time,
PROFILE: Essam El Erian - a life behind bars
- 30 October 2013
Essam Mohammed Hussein El Erian (1954) is an Egyptian physician and a political activist. He is a member of the Muslim Brotherhood's Guidance Council; and serves as vice chair of the Freedom and Justice Party.