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[15 Mar 2010 | Comments Off on Easter Appeal to Ms. Cheri DiNovo, Ontario MPP and United Church Minister | ]

By Hanna Kawas.
Let Palestinian Christians Worship this Easter with No Apartheid Passes
I have followed with dismay the role you played, perhaps unwittingly, in the destructive Ontario Legislature motion on Feb. 25, 2010 regarding Israeli Apartheid Week. You were quoted in the Star as saying that the word apartheid is “inflammatory” and ”used inappropriately in the case of Israel”, and that “Apartheid does not help the discussion”. http://www.thestar.com/news/ontario/article/771761–mpps-decry-linking-israel-to-apartheid.
It was painful to hear these words from a NDP legislator and especially after we knew you are also a United Church Minister.
Last August, …