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One year after the ceasefire and the Gaza War is still not over | Aug 26 2015 | John Soos | On the first anniversary of the supposed ceasefire in the Gaza War, it is time for us to insist Canada uphold its obligations under international law and demand an end to war crimes in Palestine.
It is not anti-Semitic to criticize Israel | Aug 20 2015 | Tyler Levitan | When individuals condemn Israel's brutal mistreatment of Palestinians, the term "anti-Semitism" is meaningless.
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Call to action: Boycott and divest from G4S! | Aug 18 2015 | BDS Vancouver - Coast Salish Territories | Support BDS Vancouver - Coast Salish Territories in its campaign to boycott British security company G4S. Find out how you can get involved here.
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Shift toward Harper signals end of Canadian Jews as progressive force | Aug 18 2015 | Yves Engler | The Tories' share of the Jewish vote may double on Oct. 19. The Jewish community's shift toward the Conservatives opens a window into the ideological underpinnings of the century-old Zionist movement.
The dark side of human rights | Aug 13 2015 | Azeezah Kanji | Critical scholarship on human rights raises serious questions about the ability of human rights to achieve or promote justice. Authors Nicola Perugini and Neve Gordon explore these questions.
Mulcair's orange purge of pro-Palestinian candidates will come back to haunt him | Aug 12 2015 | J. Baglow | Candidates critical of Israel are being dumped by Mulcair. Should we just go ahead and vote NDP anyway? You tell me.
Image: Flickr/Broadbent Institute // Institut Broadbent
NDP candidate axed over Israel comments shows triumph of neo-conservative dogma | Aug 11 2015 | Michael Laxer | All too often it seems it is the Conservatives and the neo-conservative movement, more broadly, that gets to set the limits on what is and what is not allowed to be said, criticized or debated.
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Universities Canada turning a blind eye on Palestinian cases | Jul 29 2015 | Alan Sears, Gregory Shupak | There are 5,820 Palestinian political prisoners detained in Israeli jails, yet Universities Canada follow the Harper government in supporting Israel and silencing Palestinian cases.
Knock-knock. Who's there? Global warming! This week's blogs roundup | Jul 10 2015 | Lenée Son | Global warming is real and happening right now. Get informed and take action! Check out this week's blogs roundup for posts on climate change among other things happening in Canadian politics.
Sailing again to break the Israeli naval blockade of Gaza | Jul 8 2015 | Ann Wright | After five days of sailing on the Freedom Flotilla III, Ann Wright landed... in Greece. Why? Read her personal account of the journey.
Canada's bloody political consensus on Israel and Palestine | Jul 8 2015 | David Bush | A year ago today Israel commenced Operation Protective Edge. The response from Canada's political parties was a swift and unflinching support for Israel.
Image courtesy of Kathleen Copps
End the siege: Remembering the 2014 Gaza massacre | Jul 8 2015 | Brian Campbell | On July 8 2014, Israel launched Operation Protective Edge against Gaza, resulting in the massacre of 2,200 people. There will be a rally in Vancouver today to commemorate the victims of the attack.

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Zionist attack on a Rabble feature said... I just asked the moderators to find the poster and stop him/her.    in
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... 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...

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