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[21 Nov 2003 | Comments Off on Open Letter to Solicitor General of Canada Re: Banning of Palestinian Groups | ]

Today, six B.C. groups sent the following letter to the Honorable Wayne Easter, Solicitor General of Canada, regarding his announcement last week about the banning of three Palestinian organizations. They stated: “We…denounce this biased and politically motivated announcement, the timing of which…was highly questionable.” The groups were Canada Palestine Association, International Solidarity Movement-Vancouver, No One Is Illegal-Vancouver, Palestine Community Centre, Palestine Solidarity Group and Stopwar.ca. Please find more relevant articles below about the banning of Muslim, Palestinian groups.
Dear Mr. Easter,
The recent banning by the Canadian government of three Palestinian organizations, …

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[13 Nov 2003 | Comments Off on “Feedback on Evil Brain’s Wall”, letter to the editor of The Westender | ]

By Gary Keenan
Dear editor,
Kudos to columnist Brian Peterson for his insightful and much needed column regarding Israel’s construction of an apartheid fence or wall around the occupied Palestinian West Bank.
Apart from inspiring increased armed resistance, including terrorism, by illegally encroaching on more Palestinian land and water resources, the fence also demonstrates the utter bankruptcy of Zionism.
It is now 107 years since Theodor Herzl et al. held the first Zionist Congress in Basel, Switzerland and 55 years since the first mass expulsion of Palestinians and the creation of Israel. After all …