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[14 Jan 2014]

The following email was sent to all NDP Members of Parliament on Jan. 14, 2014
NDP Members of Parliament:
Did you mourn the death of the WAR criminal Ariel Sharon? Did you or your parents mourn the death of HITLER? Does Paul Dewar really speak in your names?
Statement by Official Opposition Foreign Affairs Critic Paul Dewar on the death of Ariel Sharon “On behalf of all New Democrats, I want to express my sincere condolences to Ariel Sharon’s family and the people of Israel as they mourn their loss.”
For those of you …

Events »

[11 Jan 2014]
The Historical Context of the Palestinian Maps: Fact and Fiction

Dr. Hani Faris
Friday, January 24, 2014, 7:00pm
Rm. 1700, SFU Harbour Centre
515 West Hastings St.

CPA Statements, Media Watch »

[4 Dec 2013]

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]

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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[15 Oct 2013]
International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People, 2013

Gaza in Crisis: Eyewitness Reports
Friday, November 29th, 2013, 7PM, SFU Harbour Centre
Guest speakers – Eva Bartlett and Kevin Neish