On Tuesday, a group of twenty mothers and families occupied NDP MP Don Davies’ office in Vancouver in support of Palestine.
Canadian Journalists for Free Expression: Condemning Israeli attacks on journalists, media workers in Gaza
The Canadian Journalists for Free Expression condemns the killing of journalists and media workers by Israeli security forces in Gaza.
In a statement issued by the State Department, the U.S. condemns Israel’s shelling of a UN school, which killed 19 Palestinians, calls it “disgraceful.”
Jen Marlowe, a Seattle-based human rights activist, filmmaker and author, profiles organizations and initiatives striving for true peace between Palestinians and Israelis.
Israel kills 40 Palestinians immediately following the collapse of the ceasefire in Gaza, and the capture of an Israeli soldier, reports Democracy Now!
“A slaughter of innocents,” Henry Siegman, an American Jewish leader and leading Voice of U.S. Jewry, says of Israel’s ongoing war crimes in Gaza.
In open letter, 690 academics, community leaders decry the “callous devaluation of Palestinian life” by the Canadian government and federal party leaders, urge condemnation of the continuing violation of international law in Gaza.
Rights group says Canadian party leaders’ unequivocal support of Israel a betrayal of Canadian values, demonstrates “no nuance of understanding of the broader situation between Israel, Gaza and the Palestinians.”