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[14 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on The Bankruptcy of the US Empire…and the PA | ]
The Bankruptcy of the US Empire…and the PA

The Bankruptcy of the US Empire Displayed in a Keynote Address by US Secretary of State John Kerry to the Saban Forum

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[8 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on We Remember Nelson Mandela | ]
We Remember Nelson Mandela

Canada Palestine Association, Vancouver and the Voice of Palestine, Canada received the news of Nelson Mandela’s passing with great sadness

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[4 Dec 2013 | Comments Off on “Thomas Mulcair showed he gets it”!!! | ]

The following email was sent on Dec.4, 2013 to NDP MPs and Party Officials:
Please stop pandering to the pro-Israel lobby, you will never win their vote. Instead, you are losing the progressive vote, your pride and your humanity.
Hanna Kawas
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Nov. 22, 2013
NDP solidly supports Israel
Editorial by: (“Jewish Independent”)
We call it the “kishkes” question. Any politician can mouth platitudes that sound good to Jewish voters. But most of us can differentiate between a politician who knows the right things to say versus one who truly understands the Jewish experience and why Israel …

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[24 Nov 2013 | Comments Off on Is Israel “the bulwark of democracy in the Middle East”?! | ]

The following letter was sent to Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada, regarding her position on Israeli “democracy”.

Elizabeth May
Leader of the Green Party of Canada
You were quoted in the “Jewish Tribune” as saying that “Israel plays as the bulwark of democracy in the Middle East.” It seems to me that you “have not thought through the real politic of life in the Middle East” to quote you.
Here are the facts:
Israel has over fifty laws that discriminate against 20% of its Christian and Muslim citizens:
http://adalah.org/eng/Israeli-Discriminatory-Law-Database
See also the Index …

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[22 Apr 2013 | Comments Off on Statement on Syria | ]
Statement on Syria

No to US-led intervention in Syria
April 21, 2013 – Canada Palestine Association-Vancouver is alarmed by the escalating violence in Syria

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[17 Mar 2013 | Comments Off on We Lost “Splitting the Sky”, a Mohawk Warrior and Activist | ]
We Lost “Splitting the Sky”, a Mohawk Warrior and Activist

Canada Palestine Association is deeply saddened by the recent passing of Mohawk warrior and indigenous activist Splitting the Sky (John Boncore)

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[6 Mar 2013 | Comments Off on Sincere Condolences on the Passing of the Great Leader Hugo Chávez‏ | ]
Sincere Condolences on the Passing of the Great Leader Hugo Chávez‏

Canada Palestine Association and Voice of Palestine Statement On the Passing of Hugo Chávez

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[24 Dec 2012 | Comments Off on Palestinians in Solidarity with Idle No More and Indigenous Rights | ]
Palestinians in Solidarity with Idle No More and Indigenous Rights

Palestinians in Solidarity with Idle No More

See related article in Haaretz. Palestinians and Canadian natives join hands to protest colonization

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[7 May 2012 | Comments Off on Peretz Centre, Vancouver Supports the Continuing Palestinian Nakba | ]
Peretz Centre, Vancouver Supports the Continuing Palestinian Nakba

…now is the time for Jewish people (to quote Ilan Pappe) to focus on what is just, not simply what seems possible or convenient at this current juncture in time.

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[13 Mar 2012 | Comments Off on Granting No Quarter: A Call for the Disavowal of the Racism and Antisemitism of Gilad Atzmon | ]

For many years now, Gilad Atzmon, a musician born in Israel and currently living in the United Kingdom, has taken on the self-appointed task of defining for the Palestinian movement the nature of our struggle, and the philosophy underpinning it. He has done so through his various blogs and Internet outlets, in speeches, and in articles. He is currently on tour in the United States promoting his most recent book, entitled, ‘The Wandering Who.’
With this letter, we call for the disavowal of Atzmon by fellow Palestinian organizers, as well as …