the tahrir

Nov 9, 2011

Canadians detained in Israel arriving home Thursday

Canadian Boat to Gaza
Despite a threat from an Israeli judge that they could face two months in prison, Canada's Freedom Waves to Gaza activists David Heap and Ehab Lotayef are being released.
Nov 4, 2011
An image released by the Israel Defence Forces (IDF) shows one of the two Gaza-bound boats carrying pro-Palestinian activists in the Mediterranean Sea Nov. 4, 2011. (REUTERS/Handout/IDF)

Jail for those challenging the blockade of Gaza

Canadian Boat to Gaza
They were simply peace activists wanting to connect with civilians in Gaza, and the Israeli military knew that. Yet naked aggression was used against them in international waters.
Oct 11, 2011
Karen DeVito:

The Tahrir and social justice: Karen DeVito interview

Michael Nenonen
Three months ago, DeVito was in a standoff with Greek authorities aboard the Canadian freedom flotilla ship, waiting to sail to Gaza with supplies. She talks about her activism and what happened next.


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