Rabbi David Mivasair sits next to paint-covered steps outside Israeli consulate. Image: World BEYOND War Canada/Twitter
Michael Keefer | There are three glaring asymmetries made evident by the recent arrest of Rabbi David Mivasair following his participation in a demonstration outside the Israeli consulate in Toronto.
 Bradley Peats, the Director General of Strategic Planning, Canadian Armed Forces, signs the IDF-CAF annual work-plan, 2019. Image credit: IDF Spokesperson's Unit/Wikimedia Commons. CC BY-SA 3.0.
Yves Engler | Media largely ignores how Canadian military trainers and aid have supported the creation of a Palestinian security force explicitly to enforce Israel's occupation of the West Bank.
Elbit Hermes 900 drone. Image credit: Matthieu Sontag/Wikimedia Commons. Licence CC-BY-SA
Matthew Behrens | There has been increased focus on the growing Canadian relationship with Israel's drone warfare industry over the past month, as the Israeli military targeted Gaza with an 11-day terror bombardment.
Aerial view of the Temple Mount showing Al-Aqsa mosque in the Old City of Jerusalem. Image credit: Andrew Shiva/Wikipedia/CC BY-SA 4.0
Karl Nerenberg | Among those of us here in Canada who feel some connection to the beleaguered region, despair often seems like the only possible response. But many continue to believe a just settlement is possible.
Pro-Palestine protest in Chicago, May 16, 2021. Image credit: Aveedibya Dey/Unsplash
Rick Salutin | It turns out that the collapse of the Palestinian dream of their own state -- which Israel used its power to obliterate -- leaves Palestinians not desolated but reinvigorated.
Protest against U.S. aid to Israel and for a free Palestine on May 15, 2021, San Francisco. Image credit: Patrick Perkins/Unsplash
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Israel has launched another of its horrific, periodic bombing campaigns against the embattled Gazans. The U.S. enables this by providing Israel with billions in aid and access to weapons.
Israeli Air Force bombs press offices in Gaza, May 2021. Image credit: Osps7/Wikimedia Commons
Joyce Nelson | Israel Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has vowed that the bombing will continue until there is "quiet." Apparently, that specifically includes the media.
Prime Minister Trudeau meetd with the president of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, in Chelsea, Quebec, April 2019. Image credit: Adam Scotti/PMO
Yves Engler | The Canadian government offers innumerable forms of support to the regime. Chief among them are tax deductible charitable donations going to Israel.
1982 newspaper ad in the Toronto Star. Image courtesy of author
Paul Weinberg | A recollection and overview of the Committee of Concerned Canadian Jews, an early Canadian Jewish dissident grouping formed during the 1982 Israeli invasion of Lebanon.
eople attend the March for Palestine protest in London, U.K. May 15, 2021. Image credit: Ehimetalor Akhere Unuabona/Unsplash
Dr. Izzeldin Abuelaish | What is happening right now in Palestine is not only a test of political will -- and international law -- but of our shared humanity.
Israeli police officers in Lod. Image credit: Israel Police/Wikimedia Commons
Karl Nerenberg | What started as peaceful resistance to the latest attempted expulsion of Arabs from their homes in East Jerusalem has forced the Palestinian question onto centre stage.
Why Palestine solidarity matters at the NDP convention
rabble staff | David Mivasair, Libby Davies, Zahia El-Masri, Hammam Farah, and Svend Robinson discuss the importance of Palestine solidarity in the NDP.