A letter I received last year rebuked me for calling George Bush's explanation of 9/11 - They hate us for our freedoms - "doltish."
Organizers estimated that at least 10,000 joined this rally and march Jan. 3 in Toronto. Actions were held across the country this weekend to protest Israel's attacks on Gaza.
That such violence can be waged on so defenseless a population with the support of the Bush Administration is unconscionable. That Obama chooses to remain silent is nothing short of cowardice.
The dead Palestinians are little more than election fodder in a cynical contest between the Right and the Far Right in Israel.
Reem Abdul Qadir is a clinical social worker with children. She talks about the health effects of the Gaza siege, especially for the young.