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[24 Oct 2000 | Comments Off on Questionnaire – Canadian Elections 2000 | ]

CANADA PALESTINE ASSOCIATION
BOX 3255, VANCOUVER, BC CANADA V6B 3X9
Fax: 604-588-7983
QUESTIONNAIRE ELECTION 2000
TO: NATIONALPARTYHEADQUARTERS
October 24, 2000
The dehumanization process that is now taking place in Canada, against the Arabs in general and the Palestinians in specific, greatly alarms us in the Palestinian-Canadian community. The official government pro-Israeli positions coupled by vicious media distortions of historic facts leaves us with a sense of frustration and anger. We feel that the blind, unconditional and longstanding Canadian government support to Israel is at the heart of this problem. We also feel that Canada …

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[11 Oct 2000 | Comments Off on Open Letter to Opposition Leader Stockwell Day | ]

Dear Mr. Day:
We were outraged at the “Alliance” statement issued in your name and the name of the opposition Foreign Affairs critic Monte Solberg on Oct. 9, 2000, criticizing the Canadian Government for voting with UN Security Council Resolution 1322. Resolution 1322 condemned the “acts of violence, especially the excessive use of force against Palestinians, resulting in injury and loss of human life” during the last two weeks.
It seems to us, Mr. Day, that you see the situation through Israeli goggles. We did not hear your concern about the many …