The struggle in Palestine -- where to now? | Oct 26 2015 | Jiselle Hanna | Labour updates of workers' struggles in the Asia Pacific region and interview with Reem Yunis on the current state of the Palestinian struggle.
Election 2015: Where do the parties stand on Gaza? | Oct 9 2015 | Read 15 analyses of the positions on issues important in the Middle East
GAZA: New Dynamics, Future Prospects | Oct 7 2015 | Victoria Fenner | With Dr. Sara Roy, Harvard Scholar, examining the unprecedented dynamics that have emerged in Gaza in the aftermath of last summer's devastating war
Report on Gaza: 2015 election guide | Sep 23 2015 | Analyzing the positions of Canada’s political parties on the Middle East.
Danae Elon on her film 'P.S. Jerusalem,' Israel, Palestine and the Other | Sep 19 2015 | Face2Face | Danae Elon talks about her new film "P.S. Jerusalem," Israel and Palestine, racism, exploitation, and why she has become increasingly uncomfortable pointing the camera at other people.
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One year after the ceasefire and the war on Gaza is not over | Aug 26 2015 | John Soos | On the first anniversary of the supposed ceasefire in the Gaza War, it is time for us to insist Canada uphold its obligations under international law and demand an end to war crimes in Palestine.
It is not anti-Semitic to criticize Israel | Aug 20 2015 | Tyler Levitan | When individuals condemn Israel's brutal mistreatment of Palestinians, the term "anti-Semitism" is meaningless.
Image: BDS Vancouver - Coast Salish Territories facebook page
Call to action: Boycott and divest from G4S! | Aug 18 2015 | BDS Vancouver - Coast Salish Territories | Support BDS Vancouver - Coast Salish Territories in its campaign to boycott British security company G4S. Find out how you can get involved here.
Image: Flickr/PMWebPhotos
Shift toward Harper signals end of Canadian Jews as progressive force | Aug 18 2015 | Yves Engler | The Tories' share of the Jewish vote may double on Oct. 19. The Jewish community's shift toward the Conservatives opens a window into the ideological underpinnings of the century-old Zionist movement.
The dark side of human rights | Aug 13 2015 | Azeezah Kanji | Critical scholarship on human rights raises serious questions about the ability of human rights to achieve or promote justice. Authors Nicola Perugini and Neve Gordon explore these questions.
Mulcair's orange purge of pro-Palestinian candidates will come back to haunt him | Aug 12 2015 | J. Baglow | Candidates critical of Israel are being dumped by Mulcair. Should we just go ahead and vote NDP anyway? You tell me.
Image: Flickr/Broadbent Institute // Institut Broadbent
NDP candidate axed over Israel comments shows triumph of neo-conservative dogma | Aug 11 2015 | Michael Laxer | All too often it seems it is the Conservatives and the neo-conservative movement, more broadly, that gets to set the limits on what is and what is not allowed to be said, criticized or debated.

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