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Canadian Indigenous activist makes common cause with Palestinians

November 22, 2015
| Robert Lovelace has called Gaza the world's largest Indian reservation. He says there are striking parallels between Israel and Canada as settler-colonial states on occupied Indigenous land.
Length: 14:38 minutes (13.4 MB)
| November 5, 2015

Join in person in Vancouver or watch live! A conversation about BDS

Four Jewish panelists (one Israeli and three Canadians) will discuss the pros and cons of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions campaign against Israel.

The campaign arose from a call in 2005 by various Palestinian civil society groups to exert worldwide pressure on Israel to treat its Palestinian citizens with full equality, to end the occupation of Arab lands, and to comply with provisions of international law regarding the rights of Palestinian refugees.

The four panelists:

Michael Barkusky - Economist, accountant and political activist in South Africa (1970-77) and Canada (1989 - present)

Gabor Mate - Vancouver physician and author

Yonatan Shapira - Israeli peace activist


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Danae Elon on her film 'P.S. Jerusalem,' Israel, Palestine and the Other

September 19, 2015
| 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.
Length: 39:56 minutes (45.72 MB)
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