Prominent pro-Israel members of federal NDP blocked Palestine Resolution at Convention, says Yves Engler
Engler, an NDP staffer, names names of key party members who blocked the resolution. No 2172 Posted by fw, March 2, 2018 “Does the NDP hierarchy believe that anti-Semitism can … Continue reading
Survey says Canadians reject “criticism of Israel is anti-Semitic”, but will we now say negative things about Israel?
Now that it’s clear Israel is not interested in a just peace, will mainstream media say negative things about Israel? No 1898 Posted by fw, February 22, 2017 “So, you know … Continue reading
Dimitri Lascaris discusses implications of new survey findings of growing Canadian support for Palestinians
Turns out most Canadians believe criticism of Israel is not anti-Semitic, contrary to politicians’ allegations that BDS supporters are anti-Semitic. No 1897 Posted by fw, February 21, 2017 “A new report … Continue reading
In response to “thousands” of emails, Elizabeth May reassures Jewish community over two proposed Party resolutions
Which prompted this comment from a reader: “I am going to have to reconsider my membership in the Green Party…” No 1718 Posted by fw, July 5, 2016 “Thousands of emails!” … Continue reading
Wynne considers anti-BDS motion. Trudeau values Israel as a ‘friend’. And Palestinians? Well, they die.
Today, as we celebrate Canada Day, Israeli soldiers gunned down Sara, 27, a lovely, pregnant Palestinian woman. No 1716 Posted by fw, July 1, 2016 Death in Palestine According to an … Continue reading
Pro-Israel lobby attacks Green Party over its call to revoke charitable status of Jewish National Fund
In response to bullying of Greens, Independent Jewish Voices challenges lobby to public debate. No 1714 Posted by fw, June 29, 2016 “The pro-Israel lobby suddenly launched vicious, defamatory attacks on … Continue reading