Tag: BDS

  • Canadian Union Takes Important Step Against Israeli Apartheid

    At the annual convention of the Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE) Ontario, held 24-27 May 2006 in Ottawa, the union passed a resolution of historic importance. Resolution 50 – adopted unanimously by the 900 delegates at the largest convention in the union’s history – expressed support for the global campaign against Israeli apartheid. The … Keep reading »

  • Palestine, Israeli Apartheid and the Canadian State

    Canada has a long and inglorious history of supporting the Israeli occupation of Palestine. This has included the indirect support of Canadians furthering the illegal colonial settlements in the Occupied Territories. Under the governments of Paul Martin and Stephen Harper, Canada has been further aligning its Middle East policies, particularly with respect to Israel, with … Keep reading »

  • Ariel Sharon Visits Toronto

    Activists across Canada have been gearing up in preparation of a visit to Toronto by the Israeli Prime Minister, Ariel Sharon. Sharon is scheduled to be keynote speaker at the United Jewish Communities General Assembly in Toronto on Monday, November 14. As a war criminal directly responsible for some of the worst atrocities committed by … Keep reading »