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From a Middle East trip to temporary foreign workers -- Looking back at 2014 | Dec 10 2014 | Karl Nerenberg | January to June, 2014: Harper embraces Netanyahu: Poilievre pushes an oxymoron; Flaherty resigns, dies suddenly a month later; Courts defy Harper; Kenney comes to the 'rescue' on guest workers.
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High-end condos for sale... in occupied Palestinian territories | Nov 20 2014 | Paul Weinberg | There has been a deluge of construction projects of homes in and around East Jerusalem. Is this in order to maintain a geographic stranglehold on a united Jerusalem as capital of the Jewish state?
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Harper government silences pain of Gazan children | Nov 5 2014 | Jeremy Wildeman | After Israel's military bombardment of Gaza this summer, 11,000 were injured including 3,400 children. Dr. Abuelaish wants to bring severely injured children to Canada for treatment. Harper says no.
Captive Revolution: A book launch with Nahla Abdo | Nov 5 2014 | Victoria Fenner | The book launch for Captive Revolution, on Palestinian women's anti-colonial struggle within the Israeli prison system, was on Monday, November 3, 2014 in Toronto.
Art therapist introduces Palestinian Canadian children to the political situation in Palestine | Oct 10 2014 | John Bonnar | Palestine House, in collaboration with Sarah Abu-Sharar, an Expressive Art Therapist, will stage an autumn Art Camp over the Thanksgiving long weekend for a group of Palestinian Canadian children.
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Photographer decries doctored image of Gaza protest | Sep 30 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | What does it mean when a photograph is altered -- what if the changed image is widely shared? How can photojournalists protect their work?
Activists disrupt JNF event championing Israel's war on Gaza | Sep 29 2014 | Stop the JNF Toronto | A small group of protesters challenged the lies and propaganda of the Jewish National Fund and were met with physical assaults and threatened with detainment by Toronto police.
Hamas gains support following Israel's assault on Gaza | Sep 11 2014 | Redeye Collective | A poll of Palestinians conducted after the recent ceasefire shows Hamas gained much support as a result of resistance to the Israeli assault. Meanwhile Netanyahu faces harsh criticism within Israel.
Jewish opposition to colonialism and institutional complicity in Israeli violence | Sep 5 2014 | David Zinman, Sam Bick | Are organizations like CIJA and the CJA actually speaking on behalf of all Jewish people like they say? Definitely not.
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Inventive documentary uses 4 cows to explore the First Intifada | Sep 3 2014 | June Chua | Combining stop-motion animation, interviews, drawings and archival material, "The Wanted 18" brings to life the struggle of the First Intifada, the first Palestinian uprising in 1987.
Ship to Gaza won in court -- Israel must return S/V Estelle | Sep 1 2014 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | An Israeli court issued a verdict in the case by Ship to Gaza Sweden against the Israeli government, regarding the rights to S/V Estelle.
'Anti-Semitism' as cover for white supremacy | Aug 29 2014 | Yves Engler | Why does a demonstration of hundreds of people against 'anti-Semitism' in Toronto seem more like a march for white supremacy than a rally against racism?

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Gaza/Palestine actions summer 2014 sherpa-finn said... Haven't seen much MSM coverage of it - but major cities across Europe (and Twitter) have been...
Alexandre Boulerice petition about Gaza Sean in Ottawa said... Actually I think it is a good tone. Too strong may have a reduced effect. in
Netanyahu: 'Take Off the Gloves' and 'Go All the Way' -- Israel attacks Gaza NDPP said... TAKE ACTION: Protest the Assault on Palestinians/ Friday, July 11/6PM/ Israeli Consulate/Toronto...
Israel launches airstrikes on Gaza again -- November 2012 NDPP said... CAIA EMERGENCY DEMO  - In Solidarity with Gaza: TORONTO THURSDAY! "Israel has renewed and...
"Muslim Rage" kropotkin1951 said... Here is another piece in somewhat the same vein. Quote: In 1857, Bengali soldiers (known as ‘sepoys...
President Shimon Peres visits Canada: 'Israel's Dove of Peace' NDPP said... "Dirty: Foul, indecent, obscene, unethical, corrupt, unpleasant, malicious, acquired by illicit or...
Palestinian/Israeli Conflict Ken Burch said... Is there a reason you started this in the "Atlantic" section of Babble?  Normally, this part...
FILM FEST 4 PEACE! 9th Annual Vancouver International noahfine said... http://www.filmfest4peace.blogspot.com/ in
Free Gaza! Support the Freedom Flotilla II M. Spector said... Quote:MONTREAL, May 29, 2011 (AFP) - Canada’s top diplomat warned Sunday against Canadian...
Roger Waters calls for no more bricks in the (West Bank) wall Dodger718 said... Given that a family of 5 (including a 4 month old baby girl) in the West Bank were stabbed to death...

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