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Ted Sprague | Khadir and Quebec solidaire represent an alternative that Quebeckers have been looking for -- and are responding to. His support for BDS actions is now being pounced on by his enemies.
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Mary-Jo Nadeau | Ahava became a focus of BDS activists because of its particularly egregious role in the occupation of the West Bank. HBC says it was not a political decision, but to us it remains a step forward.
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James Clark | A bigger, wider audience learned more about the Middle East and Afghanistan, a new generation was politicized: Jason Kenney's attempt to ban Galloway backfired spectacularly.
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Harry Shannon | The Canadian Parliamentary Coalition to Combat Antisemitism appears to provide cover for the Israeli government's appalling treatment of Palestinians.
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Mordecai Briemberg and Brian Campbell | MP Irwin Cotler and Minister Jason Kenney host a meeting to produce a declaration and 'protocol,' expanding the definition of 'anti-Semitism' to include criticism of Israel.
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'I look up at a net hanging above the souk. It’s full of garbage and other debris. The Jewish settlers, who number about 500, have built homes above the market street. I am told the net is to protect the Palestinians below.' Photo: Rachel Marcuse.
Rachel Marcuse | My conclusions after spending 20 days exploring and questioning in Israel and the West Bank.
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'A little girl is fascinated by my camera and puts on my hat and sunglasses. She doesn't speak any English, but, as always with kids, it doesn't really matter.' Photo: Rachel Marcuse
Rachel Marcuse | We enter another world, crossing the border into the West Bank, and find people with similar warmth to those we left in Israel.
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Playing chess at a 'leftie' bar in Haifa, Israel. Photo: Rachel Marcuse
Rachel Marcuse | Coming out of the 'Birthright haze' to try to begin to engage with the 'pluralism' that exists in Israel and Palestine.
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A first glimpse of the separation wall. 'You can tell from the water tanks on the roofs that these are Arab villages,' says our guide. She doesn’t mention that Palestinians need them for when Israel cuts off the water supply. Photo: Rachel Marcuse
Rachel Marcuse | Wanting to bear witness and see the divide between Israelis and Palestinians, Rachel Marcuse travelled with a sponsored group of young North American Jews, and writes about it for rabble.ca.
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Rocco Rossi and Bernie Farber at Pride 2010
Andrew Brett | How the campaign to pinkwash Israeli apartheid backfired at Toronto Pride.
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Mordecai Briemberg | The Vancouver East MP's response to a question in a video interview unleashed a storm of criticism from the mainstream media and other members of Parliament including from within her own party.
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Bahija Réghaï | The Canadian government happily buys into the notion that Israel's victimhood is a shield that excuses its transgressions over the Gaza Blockade, and, in turn, is used to victimize others.