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Eight reasons why Israel is under rocket attack | Jul 18 2014 | Waleed Ahmed | The Israel media machine may have you believe it is justified in its attack on Gaza and has the right to defend itself. But why are rockets being fired into Israel in the first place?
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Harper's one-sided approach to Gaza is a betrayal of Canadian values | Jul 17 2014 | Linda McQuaig | It's quite extraordinary, as well as appalling, that our prime minister has steadfastly declined to join other world leaders in calling for a halt to Israel's bombing of Gaza.
Media (mis)management of the Gaza conflict | Jul 17 2014 | J. Baglow | Want a balanced account of the Gaza conflict? Don't look to the North American media. (And forget our political parties.)
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Eight crucial points: Understanding Israel's assault on Gaza | Jul 16 2014 | Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East | The media depiction of the events occurring in Israel and Palestine are lopsided. So, here are a few points to provide better context and more balanced information about the conflict.
Israel attack on Gaza response to Palestinian unity government, not rockets | Jul 16 2014 | Redeye Collective | For two weeks, the mainstream media has repeated Israel’s claim that it is bombing Gaza in self defence. Tyler Levitan says that attack has more to do with a recent agreement between Hamas and Fatah.
Open Letter to the NDP: It's time to condemn Israel's massacres | Jul 15 2014 | Independent Jewish Voices | Independent Jewish Voices is calling on the NDP to condemn Israel's massacres and express condolences to the Palestinian people.
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Peaceful protests across Canada condemn bombing of Gaza | Jul 14 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | This weekend, protests were held across Canada to demand a stop to Israel's bombing campaign on Gaza.
The shelling is continuous: Update from Gaza on day 4 of the attacks | Jul 12 2014 | Mona El-Farra | Dr. Mona El-Farra, a member of the Gaza's Ark advisory committee, shares an update from the 4th day of Israel's assault on Gaza.
A list of resources for understanding the news from Palestine and Israel | Jul 12 2014 | rabble staff | A list of trusted resources regarding Palestine and Israel, to help you descipher the real news from the noise.
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Israel, Canada and struggles for decolonization | Jul 11 2014 | Harsha Walia | In the face of relentless impunity, an articulation of Israel as a settler-colonial state with deep ties to other settler-colonial states like Canada can compel and embolden meaningful allyship.
All of Gaza burns: Gaza’s Ark as well | Jul 11 2014 | Gaza's Ark | During an attack on the port of Gaza, the area came under fire from the Israeli Occupation forces. At about 2:00 am local time Gaza’s Ark caught fire.
Building hope: Palestinian producers receive payments for Gaza Ark exports | Jul 9 2014 | Gaza's Ark | Economic strangulation is as deadly for Gaza as the renewed Israeli bombings. Gaza's Ark intend to change that by breaking the siege from within.

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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...
UNEDITED VIDEO OF FLOTILLA ATTACK | milo204 said... Just thought this should get it's own thread in

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