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Surfing in Gaza is a brilliant metaphor for community and change
Surfing in Gaza is a brilliant metaphor for community and change | Sep 20 2016 | Face2Face | Today we talk about a documentary which engages politics and religion, the Gaza Strip, the Middle East, and why surfing is a brilliant metaphor for community and change.
Photo: Laurel L. Russwurm/flickr
Elizabeth May puts spotlight on the case for a boycott against Israel | Aug 24 2016 | Linda McQuaig | Whether you agree with the BDS movement's boycott strategy or not, it is a peaceful way to protest a serious violation of human rights.
Photo: David Kattenburg
Elizabeth May: Greens should not identify with a movement 'out of our control' | Aug 12 2016 | David Kattenburg | David Kattenburg spoke with Green Party leader Elizabeth May at the World Social Forum this week about the new policy resolution supporting the BDS movement.
Swimming pool in Israel
Banning Arabs from public pools isn't racism? | Aug 3 2016 | Judy Haiven | Overt racism in Israeli society towards Palestinian citizens of Israel is becoming the norm. Where is Canada's institutional Jewish community?
Image: Flickr/Shaun Merritt
Canadian Greens should vote to revoke Jewish National Fund charitable status | Jul 28 2016 | Yves Engler | The Green Party should support the principles underlying a half-century-old Supreme Court of Canada decision outlawing discriminatory land-use policies.
Six ways to support the work of Black Lives Matter across Canada this week | Jul 10 2016 | Allies and community, let's keep the momentum going!
Greens call to revoke Jewish National Fund charitable status | Jun 29 2016 | Yves Engler | The campaign to revoke the JNF's charitable status is simply a call for the Canadian state to stop subsidizing an explicitly racist, colonial, institution.
Photo: flickr/SarahTz
Israel and the real 'new anti-Semitism' | Jun 10 2016 | Murray Dobbin | If Israel is to survive and flourish as the democratic nation it claims to be, the status quo cannot continue says Murray Dobbin.
Image: Wikimedia Commons
Israel's new ultra-nationalist defense minister alarms Canadian Jews | May 28 2016 | Sarah Beuhler | As Israel takes a sharp turn to the right, Canadian Jews worry about growing authoritarianism at home and abroad.
Palestinians sweep Manara awards for gender equality initiatives in Middle East | May 24 2016 | Yusur Al Bahrahni | Despite the challenges that Palestinian participants face, Palestinian women all came together to break the barriers of discrimination against women and gender inequality.
The Ontario government just voted down a bill to ban BDS | May 20 2016 | Now we have to pressure the federal government to step away from its memorandum of understanding with Israel.
Image: Twitter/@Kathleen_Wynne
Ontario seeks to crush criticism of Israel through a BDS campaign of its own | May 19 2016 | Nora Loreto | Tim Hudak and Mike Colle's epic overreach in Bill 202 cannot pass.

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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...
Egypt: Open the Gates of Gaza! NoDifferencePartyPooper said... Gaza-Egypt Border Sealed Indefinitely http://www.maannews.net/eng/ViewDetails.aspx?ID=355471 "...
Bullying of Palestinian Solidarity on Canadian University Campuses Catchfire said... Quote:Turtle Island Humanitarian Aid C.P. 92087, Portobello, Brossard, Québec J4W...
Manitoba Premier Greg Selinger's planned trip to Israel milo204 said... See this is why progressives have a hard time supporting the NDP.   in
DisOrientation 2010 @ York University Catchfire said... Hi JessKerr, thanks for this. Welcome to babble! in
Israeli GLBT Politics between Queerness and Homonationalism Unionist said... Yes, Catchfire, it's a phenomenon we've all now clearly noticed. And it's used by some of the...
More on Gaza blockade NoDifferencePartyPooper said... Israel: No Ship Allowed to Reach Gaza http://www.presstv.ir/detail.aspx?id=134333&sectionid=...
BBC Interview, Gaza Flotilla with Kenneth O'Keefe, Hands down must see. ravenise said... AbbotJ@parl.gc.ca , AblonD@parl.gc.ca , Aglukkaq.L@parl.gc.ca , AlbreH@parl.gc.ca , Allen.Ma@parl....
Canada-Israel Committee counters criticism of Israel with homophobic tweet bagkitty said... Damn, looks like someone didn't read the memo about the "pinkwash" campaign. I am anxiously...

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