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THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN “POLE DE PSYCHIATRIE INFANTO-JUVENILE DE RENNES” AND COPELFI : A CASE OF IDENTIFICATION WITH THE AGGRESSOR? (Analysis and debate)

Sunday 16 December 2018

A petition signed by the Group of Prefiguration de 2018, un Temps de la Palestine à Rennes:

What is COPELFI?

COPELFI is the “Association pour les Conferences de Psychiatrie de l’Enfant et de l’Adolescent en Langue Française en Israël,” a joint association of French and Israeli child and adolescent psychiatrists. It was founded in 1989 by the French psychiatrists G. Gachnochi and M. Vincent, in partnership with the Israeli psychiatrist S. Tyano, with the goal of “promoting the exchange of clinical and therapeutic experience between child psychiatric professionals within France and Israel, as well as to stimulating creativity and acquainting our colleagues in Israel with new modes of thinking developed in France.”



Water Works in Gaza Destroyed (Analysis and debate)

Monday 13 August 2018

Overnight on August 8-9, Israeli warplanes bombed the Water and Sanitation system for al-Mughraqa City in Gaza.

from Quds News Network.



Palestinian Protesters in Gaza: Don’t Wound Us – Kill Us (Analysis and debate)

Monday 13 August 2018 by Amira Hass

By Amira Hass. Published in Haaretz on Aug 13, 2018.

How many of the young people protesting at the Gaza border fence hoped the soldiers facing them would pull the trigger and end their lives? Unfortunately, many



Yonathan Shapira interview’s by Sarah Katz on the boat Al-Awda (Testimony)

Sunday 22 July 2018 by Jonathan Shapira
Yonathan Shapira interview’s by Sarah Katz on the boat Al-Awda


’I won’t fly refugees to their deaths’: The El Al pilots resisting deportation (Testimony)

Thursday 25 January 2018

By Yael Marom |Published January 22, 2018 in +972 Blog.

At least three pilots for Israel’s flag carrier publish declarations publicly refusing to take part in the forced deportation of asylum seekers should they be asked to. The Israeli government is giving tens of thousands of Eritrean and Sudanese asylum seekers a stark choice: deportation or indefinite imprisonment.



France: The colonial republic (Analysis and debate)

Friday 14 July 2017 by Yasser Louati

The roots of France’s ascendant racism lie as deep as the origins of the French republic itself by Yasser Louati (published on July 11, 2017).

Marine Le Pen was never really the story so much as the symptom. Ever since global terrorism set the new norm in terms of a permanent threat of bombs in public spaces, mass shootings or crowd-ploughing trucks, the politics of identity has found a new source of legitimisation in France.



Israeli peace activists will illuminate the skies of Gaza - protesting the power cuts (Testimony)

Monday 19 June 2017 by Zazim
Millions of Gaza residents face an unprecedented humanitarian disaster. We must not stand idly by! At the initiative of Zazim (“On the Move”), thousands of Israeli citizens signed a petition calling upon the government to avert the impending disaster and not to cut the supply of electricity to (...)


Military sprays herbicides along Gaza border, destroying crops in 200 hectares (Testimony)

Wednesday 15 March 2017

Published on 9 Mar 2017, on B’Tselem Website.

Since September 2000, Israel has maintained a “buffer zone” along the fence with Gaza, inside Gaza’s territory.

To that end, it has restricted the access of Palestinians to farmland that they own nearby.

Over the years, the military has occasionally changed the range of the area it considers off-limits to Palestinians, from 100 to 500 meters away from the fence.



Hagai El-Ad’s address in a special discussion about settlements at the United Nations Security Council (Analysis and debate)

Friday 28 October 2016 by Hagai El-Ad
View full discussion Excerpt n°1 Members of the Security Council, Ladies and Gentlemen, Before I begin, I would like to express my deep thanks for this unique opportunity of speaking at this distinguished forum and engaging with the members of the UN Security Council. What I’m about to say is (...)


Gaza, or the “drip-fed hope” (Analysis and debate)

Monday 27 June 2016 by Geoffrey Bailleux

In memory of Marah Diab [2]

For a moment, just imagine yourself in Gaza. You live in a city on its knees, in an isolated and narrow strip of land with another 1.8 million fellow citizens. 360 square kilometers of prison, no more. Your children still bear the scars of several wars in their minds - some on their bodies - as well as the harrowing memory of the bombs - including phosphorus bombs - from the summer of 2014.



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