palestinian human rights

Dec 24, 2015
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The big lie: Anti-Semitism at Concordia

Yves Engler
While portraying a rather modest week of solidarity events as hateful, a reporter ignored how a well-funded Concordia institute has engaged in an effort to erase Palestinians from historical memory.
Jul 12, 2013
Photo: Tal King Photographer/flickr

Israel's ethnic cleansing zones

Jonathan Cook
In recent weeks Israel has been intensifying a campaign to summarily evict Palestinian farming communities from their ancestral lands to replace them with Jewish newcomers.
Apr 1, 2013
A United Nations truck removes waste from a Gaza refugee camp. Photo by Emad Bad

Israeli siege on Gaza causes waste crisis

Eva Bartlett
The most critical issues in the Gaza Strip include overflowing landfills, non-functioning collection vehicles, waste site toxins leaking into the groundwater, and no means of hazardous waste disposal.
Mar 27, 2013
Photo: Emad Badwan/IPS

Gaza's Ark: Trade, not aid

Eva Bartlett
An initiative by Palestinians in Gaza and international solidarity activists, Gaza's Ark is "a vessel that embodies hope that the Palestinians of the Gaza Strip can soon live in peace."
Mar 15, 2013
Fog at 6:30 one morning, the beginning of a hot day.

Days in Gaza

Eva Bartlett
The taxis start honking just before 7 a.m. as they circle for fares, catching students going to local schools, people commuting to Gaza for work and university, and usually later others like me.
Mar 13, 2013

Excerpts from life in Gaza

Eva Bartlett
People here act and live the opposite of my own inclinations were I subject to a lifetime of oppression, the killing and imprisonment of my loved ones, and just a generally unfair life...
Dec 17, 2012
Credit: Eva Bartlett/IPS

Ceasefire means 'nothing' to Gaza fishers

Eva Bartlett
Shortly after Israel and Hamas signed a ceasefire agreement on Nov. 21, the Israeli navy abducted 30 Palestinian fishers from Gaza's waters, and destroyed and sank a Palestinian fishing vessel.
Dec 13, 2012

University of Toronto Graduate Students Union endorses BDS campaign

Students Against Israeli Apartheid University of Toronto
On December 10, 2012, the University of Toronto's Graduate Student Union (GSU) voted overwhelmingly in favour of a resolution to endorse the global campaign for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions.
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