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Archbishop Desmond Tutu And Freedom For Palestine Recording

EDM number 2017 in 2010-12, proposed by Bob Russell on 30/06/2011.
Categorised under the topic of Middle East.

That this House commends Archbishop Desmond Tutu, winner of the Nobel Prize for Peace, for promoting the record Freedom for Palestine by OneWorld; acknowledges his powerful words comparing what life was like in apartheid South Africa to what he has personally witnessed in Palestinian territories occupied by Israel; congratulates the charity War on Want for publishing Archbishop Tutu's words of encouragement to the Palestinian people and his message to the world that a critical mass of people want to see an end to the Israeli occupation of Palestine and the oppression of its people; urges hon. andRt hon. Members to buy the single Freedom for Palestine; and calls on the Government to join forces with governments around the world to put pressure on Israel to honour UN resolutions.

This motion has been signed by a total of 23 MPs.

MPDateConstituencyPartyType
Bob Russell30/06/2011ColchesterLiberal DemocratProposed
Peter Bottomley04/07/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Mark Durkan04/07/2011FoyleSocial Democratic and Labour PartySeconded
John McDonnell04/07/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSeconded
Stephen Williams04/07/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
Mike Hancock04/07/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSeconded
Andrew George05/07/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSigned
Martin Caton05/07/2011GowerLabourSigned
Cathy Jamieson05/07/2011Kilmarnock and LoudounLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins05/07/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Angus MacNeil06/07/2011Na h-Eileanan an IarScottish National PartySigned
Ronnie Campbell06/07/2011Blyth ValleyLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell06/07/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Margaret Ritchie06/07/2011South DownSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned
Jim Dobbin07/07/2011Heywood and MiddletonLabourSigned
Graeme Morrice11/07/2011LivingstonLabourSigned
Mark Williams14/07/2011CeredigionLiberal DemocratSigned
Roger Williams14/07/2011Brecon and RadnorshireLiberal DemocratSigned
George Mudie14/07/2011Leeds EastLabourSigned
Joan Ruddock11/08/2011Lewisham, DeptfordLabourSigned
Simon Danczuk11/08/2011RochdaleLabourSigned
Jim McGovern05/09/2011Dundee WestLabourSigned
Julian Huppert05/09/2011CambridgeLiberal DemocratSigned

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