Demonstration against the Israeli assault on Gaza! Lift the siege!

Saturday, January 10, 2009 - 16:00 to 19:00

As the Israeli ground, air and sea assault continues on the civilian population of Gaza - we need to continue mobilizing against these war crimes.

At least 540 Palestinians have been killed and thousands injured in the single largest massacre in Gaza since Israel illegally occupied the area in 1967.

These latest war crimes occur in the context of official Canadian complicity with Israel's illegal siege, bombardment and starvation of the civilian population in Gaza. We must denounce this on-going support - including the intensification of bilateral military, political and economic links between Canada and Israel. Palestinian civil society continues to urge solidarity in the form of a boycott, divestment and sanctions campaign until Israel complies with international law. This is the time for people of conscience to take up this call from Palestine.

Last Saturday, over 10,000 people rallied in Toronto in the largest Palestine solidarity demonstration in decades. This coming Saturday, millions of people across the globe will return to the streets in internationally coordinated demonstrations against the Israeli onslaught.

Join us this Saturday to demand that the Canadian government call for an immediate halt to Israel's attacks and an end to the siege of Gaza!

Demonstration Organized By:

Palestine House

Canadian Arab Federation

Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid

Canadian Union of Public Employee (Ontario)

Canadian Union of Postal Workers

Canadian Peace Alliance

Toronto Coalition to Stop the War

Not in Our Name - Jewish Voices Opposing Zionism

International Jewish Anti-Zionist Network Toronto

Indpendent Jewish Voices

Yosher - Jewish Social Justice Network

Women In Solidarity with Palestine

Muslim Unity

Educators for Peace and Justice

Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East

Near East Cultural and Educational Foundation

Canadian Forum for Justice and Peace in Sri Lanka

Muslim Association of Hamilton

Canadian Druze Society

Canadian Syrian Cultural Club

Al Huda

Canadian Shia Muslims Organization

Worker to Worker Canada Cuba Solidarity Network

Somali Canadian Diaspora Alliance

Science for Peace

Bayan - Canada

Bengali Student Association

McMaster Muslims for Peace and Justice

Arab Students Association at Ryerson University

Israeli Consulate
180 Bloor Street West
Toronto , ON
43° 40' 6.7476" N, 79° 23' 41.3772" W
Ontario CA
Palestine House

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