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Bob Lovelace aboard the Marianne.
The inhumanity of the Gaza blockade and the need to end it now | Jun 28 2015 | Judith Deutsch, Rabbi David Mivasair, Tyler Levitan | After over eight years of a suffocating military blockade, Palestinians in Gaza are still awaiting their freedom. Freedom Flotilla III seeks to break the blockade and Canadians ought to support it.
Freedom Flotilla III has set sail -- a poem from a Canadian on board | Jun 27 2015 | Ehab Lotayef | Ehab Lotayef is one of four Canadians taking part in the Freedom Flotilla III. This is a poem he wrote about Mavi Marmara.
Watch: Heather Milton-Lightening on First Nation and Palestinian solidarity: 'We have a responsibility to help each other' | Jun 23 2015 | rabbleTV | Indigenous activist Heather Milton-Lightening recently spoke at the event announcing Bob Lovelace's joining the latest Flotilla to Gaza.
Image: video still Jase Tanner
Watch: Taking action against colonialism, from Canada to Gaza | Jun 20 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | Canada must end colonialism here and abroad, says Robert Lovelace, a member of the Ardoch Algonquin First Nation, and presently a delegate on Freedom Flotilla 3.
Image: video still of Jim Manly
Watch: Jim Manly on Canada and its MOU with Israel | Jun 20 2015 | Canadian Boat to Gaza | Jim Manly was on the ship 'Estelle' which tried to break the blockade of Gaza in 2012. In this video he discusses Canada's MOU with Israel.
Bill C-51 just passed. What can Canadians do now? This week's blogs roundup | Jun 12 2015 | Lenée Son | This week's blogs roundup includes posts on Bill C-51, why the Harper government loves Israel, Medicine Grove Trio, TRC, MMIW, and collective action to lower carbon footprints.
Watch: Why I am going to Gaza | Jun 11 2015 | rabble staff | Why should Canadians oppose the illegal blockade of Palestine? Watch one person's story.
Palestinians denied free access to Dead Sea | Jun 7 2015 | Redeye Collective | Multidisciplinary artist Rehab Nazzal has taken a series of pictures of the Dead Sea from Jordan and from the occupied West Bank. In the photographs from the West Bank, we see no water at all.
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Canadian doctors have a plan to save Gazan lives: Solar power | Jun 4 2015 | Paul Weinberg | Power outages kill Gazan hospital patients. Canadian doctors have a plan to help: solar.
When it comes to Israel, Canada's love is blind | Jun 4 2015 | Scott Vrooman | Canadians should be concerned about our politicians' hypocritically uncritical view of Israel.
Kathleen Wynne: Please refuse 'honour' from Israel lobby group | Jun 1 2015 | various | A group of activists, organizers and community representatives are concerned about the award the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs is bestowing upon Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne.
The MV Mari Marmara, part of the 2010 Freedom Flotilla, was boarded by Israeli m
The third Freedom Flotilla is ready to sail to Gaza | May 28 2015 | Ehab Lotayef, Wendy Goldsmith | In another attempt to break the illegal Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip, a coalition of many groups and organizations around the world are ready to launch Freedom Flotilla III.

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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...
Turkish-Israeli Relations skdadl said... Thank you for that link, Ripple. It's a valuable article, and I'll finish reading it a little later...

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