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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.
Image: Flickr/Ontario Chamber of Commerce
Ontario's move against the BDS movement is an attack on free speech | May 19 2016 | J. Baglow | Tim Hudak wants to suppress the BDS movement in Ontario. And the Ontario legislature may oblige him.
Image: Flickr/Tijen Erol
History should shame Canada into restoring funding for Palestinian refugees | May 13 2016 | Colter Louwerse | Canada's historical complicity in the 1948 Nakba and the Harper government's neglect of Palestinian refugees should shame Trudeau's Liberals into action.
May 15 is Nakba Day | May 13 2016 | Israel is now demanding that the Palestinians celebrate instead of mourning!
Palestine: A one-state solution to the present impasse? | Apr 22 2016 | Jiselle Hanna | Labour struggles from the Asia Pacific region and interview on the Palestinian issue.
The most abused term in Canada today: 'Anti-Semitism' | Apr 18 2016 | Yves Engler | Without an intervention of some sort, the Jewish community risks having future dictionaries defining "anti-Semitism" as "a movement for justice and equality."
Image: Flickr/Gage Skidmore
In spite of his dangerous rhetoric, Pro-Israel group gives Donald Trump standing ovation | Mar 30 2016 | Gerry Caplan | While much of America is terrified by the prospect of president Donald Trump, prominent Jews, of all people, embrace him. Even for this campaign, it was a surreal and distressing moment.
Support for the Black Students' Network at McGill after defamatory attacks for endorsing BDS | Mar 24 2016 | Independent Jewish Voices Canada | Independent Jewish Voices Canada (IJV) is appalled at recent attacks on the Black Students Network (BSN) at McGill University in the wake of their support for BDS in solidarity with Palestine.
McGill must rectify its misleading and one-sided statement on the BDS movement | Mar 14 2016 | various | An open letter to McGill principal Suzanne Fortier, co-signed by Noam Chomsky, demands the university rectify its misrepresentations and omissions of the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions movement.
The Women's Boat to Gaza international coalition meeting in Messina, Sicily. Pho
Women's Boat to Gaza to set sail in mid-September | Mar 9 2016 | Brent Patterson | The Freedom Flotilla Coalition has announced a Women's Boat to Gaza will set sail in mid-September.

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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
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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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