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Democracy preferred to dictatorial regimes and movements.
Human rights for all, across the
Celebration of the diversity and vitality of the cultures of the Middle East.
Rejection of tyranny, misogyny, homophobia, racism, and theocracy.
Opposition to racism in all forms –the racism of the far-right and far-left, racism against people from Muslim majority countries and backgrounds, and the resurgence of antisemitism.
Support of the right of both the Israeli and the Palestinian peoples to self-determination through a negotiated lasting peace and a two-state solution.
Defence of Israel’s moral worth and inherent right to exist as the nation-state of the Jewish people.
Stand with the Palestinian people in their legitimate aspiration for a nation-state of their own.
Criticism any nation state is legitimate. But the de-legitimisation and demonisation of an internationally recognised nation, on race, isn’t criticism but racism.