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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.
Justin Trudeau: Don't buy into Israeli exceptionalism | Mar 9 2016 | Michelle Weinroth | A letter to Justin Trudeau, arguing that BDS does not intend to single out Israel. Rather, it demands that it be held accountable, just like other states.
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Canadian politicians love the Charter of Rights and Freedoms -- except when it involves Israel | Mar 9 2016 | Gerry Caplan | Canadian politicians usually embrace the rights established in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. But there are limits, and most of them unaccountably seem to have to do with Israel.
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Liberal government backs Conservative motion condemning BDS | Mar 8 2016 | Redeye Collective | Two Conservative MPs brought the motion to condemn the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions Movement Against Israel, a movement which includes the United Church and the Quakers.
Women in solidarity with Palestine: The Women's Boat to Gaza | Mar 8 2016 | Scott Neigh | Zohar Chamberlain Regev, Shabnam Mayet, and Wendy Goldsmith talk about the Women's Boat to Gaza campaign.
Tell Airbnb to stop including listings for illegal settlements on their site now | Mar 4 2016 | Airbnb is getting a much-needed lesson in geography, international law, and ethics.
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Liberals' shameful BDS stand gives carte blanche to Israel | Mar 4 2016 | Murray Dobbin | Justin Trudeau and his government could not be more mistaken if they believe they are doing Israel a favour by supporting the repugnant Conservative anti-BDS resolution.
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Stifling debate on Israel and BDS puts us all in danger | Mar 1 2016 | Kyle G. Brown | Canada is the latest country to be swept up in the breathless propaganda spread by an Israeli government bent on quelling opposition to its continuing annexation of Palestinian land.
Liberals and Conservatives have joined forces to condemn BDS | Feb 26 2016 | BDS is being banned by governments. What do we do? Stand up fight back!
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Did the Liberals really mean it? Advocates respond to Dion's anti-BDS motion | Feb 26 2016 | Paul Weinberg | The Liberals' support for the anti-BDS motion recently passed in Parliament has BDS supporters concerned, confused or elated. How can this possibly be?
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Liberal and Conservative collusion on BDS a blow against free speech and human rights | Feb 24 2016 | J. Baglow | The Liberal-Conservative motion to denounce the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is a destructive and irresponsible step backwards.

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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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