Photo: Miriam Katawazi
66-meter flag is a symbol of solidarity with those who died in Gaza | Aug 29 2014 | Miriam Katawazi | As part of the Peoples' Social Forum, participants from across the country held a vigil in Ottawa to commemorate those who have died in Gaza.
Photo: flickr/Global Panorama
Canadian legal community issues statement of solidarity with Gaza | Aug 26 2014 | Community against the Israeli Assault on Gaza | Members of the legal Community against the Israeli Assault on Gaza have written this open letter to openly condemn the attack on Gaza and stand in solidarity with Palestinians.
Image: Flickr/GerryT1
Israel and Palestine demand honesty -- even if it's depressing | Aug 25 2014 | Gerry Caplan | Gerry Caplan's blog last week, which stated peace in the Middle East is impossible in the foreseeable future -- caused quite a stir. But we can't lie to ourselves.
Photo: video still Gazonto, John Greyson
Gazonto, a short film from John Greyson | Aug 25 2014 | John Greyson | John Greyson reimagines Israel's massive bombardment of the Gaza Strip as if it were an attack on Toronto. Watch.
Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish on Israel, Palestine and forgiveness | Aug 24 2014 | Face2Face | Join in as this Nobel Peace Prize nominee talks about a "freedom for all," how violence crosses all borders, why we shouldn't treat just symptoms and why there is no such thing as a stupid student.
Photo: helga tawil souri/flickr
Gaza: The dictates of conscience or dictated conscience | Aug 21 2014 | Mehdi Rizvi | Are we following the dictates of conscience or dictated conscience? This is the question that arises when we try to apply the principles in the Declaration of Human Rights to the situation in Gaza.
Photo: flickr/Giuseppe Milo
Why won't Canada help the injured children of Gaza? | Aug 19 2014 | Bahija Réghaï | Is there any hope that our Prime Minister will pause in his sideline cheerleading for Israel long enough to act constructively on behalf of Gaza's wounded children?
Image: Flickr/Rusty Stewart
War between Israel and Palestine our endless, inevitable future | Aug 18 2014 | Gerry Caplan | People around the world twist themselves into knots figuring out where they stand on the latest Israeli-Hamas clash. Yet none of it makes the slightest difference to the future of Israel and Palestine
Image: Facebook/Matthew Dadpour
I am Jewish and I support the people of Gaza | Aug 18 2014 | Joanne Naiman | Since Israel’s attack on the mostly helpless people of Gaza, increasing numbers of Jews here in Canada and around the world are raising their voices.
Share the Gaza Everywhere Map | Aug 14 2014 | A simple map app to help visualize Gaza's relative size in comparison to locations around the world
Dealing with Tear Gas | Aug 14 2014 | When tear gas is used against peaceful protesters, use this guide to stay safe
Photo: flickr/Global Panorama
Wear black to show sympathy and support for the people of Gaza | Aug 14 2014 | A call out from Palestinian women of Gaza, Jerusalem and Ramallah | Show your support. Wear black for Gaza on public occasions: demonstrations, sit-ins, teach-ins, lectures, local and national election campaigns. Make your support and anger visible.

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