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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."
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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.
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.

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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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