Videos

 

 Apartheid in Israel is a taboo subject in Canada, but in Israel, people talk openly about the true nature of their country's presence in the Palestinian territories.

For more information on the topics in this video, please refer to:

- For Neil MacDonald’s article, please see: MacDonald, Neil, “Forget the 'slippery slope' — Israel already is an apartheid state,” CBC News, Oct. 24, 2017, http://www.cbc.ca/news/opinion/israel-slippery-slope-1.4368018

- For other Israelis who have called Israel an apartheid state, see:  Morganti, Caroline, "Israeli Leaders Talk About Israel and Apartheid. So Why Can't We?", Haaretz, March 8, 2017, https://www.haaretz.com/opinion/.premium-1.707441.

- For info on Israel’s wall, see Al Jazeera's quick explanation of the separation wall, and all related videos here: https://interactive.aljazeera.com/aje/palestineremix/wall.html

- Learn more about South African apartheid here: Thompsell, Angela, "What Was Apartheid in South Africa?", Thought Co. History & Culture, June 23, 2017, https://www.thoughtco.com/apartheid-definition-4140415.

 

Support the lawsuit to ensure that Canada enforces consumer protection laws on falsely labelled Israeli wines. The Trudeau government might not realize it, but such laws aren’t a joke… they’re to provide clear, honest information, and a safe, authentic product…

For more information on the topics in this video, please refer to:

- To join the lawsuit: http://LabelTheOccupation.ca  

- To read Canada's consumer protection laws, see the government's website here: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/icgc.nsf/eng/07554.html

- For more information about Dr Kattenburg's appeal at the CFIA, refer to the Label the Occupation case documents here : http://lto-cjpme.nationbuilder.com/case_documents.

- To read about B'nai Brith Canada, see this article they wrote about this affair: York, Marty, "B'nai Brith Expects Disturbing Canadian Food Inspection Agency Decision Against Israeli Wines to Be Reversed Soon", B'nai Brith Canada, July 12, 2017, http://www.bnaibrith.ca/b_nai_brith_expects_disturbing_decision_against_israeli_wines.

 

Bill C-47 is a bill intended to enable Canada to accede to the international Arms Trade Treaty (ATT). However, CJPME consider C-47 to be highly flawed...

For more information on the topics in this video, please refer to:

- To read Bill C-47: http://www.parl.ca/DocumentViewer/en/42-1/bill/C-47/first-reading.

- To read the Arms Trade Treaty (ATT), regulating the international trade in conventional arms: https://www.un.org/disarmament/convarms/att/.

- To read up on the Defence development sharing agreement between Canada and the United States: https://www.ic.gc.ca/eic/site/ad-ad.nsf/eng/ad01691.html.

- To read about the arms sales to Saudi Arabia see: Marcoux, Jacques, "Saudi Arabia top non-U.S. destination for Canadian arms exports: federal report", CBC News, June 22 2017, http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/saudi-arabia-top-non-u-s-destination-for-canadian-arms-exports-federal-report-1.4172182.

- To read the report by CJPME, Amnesty International, Oxfam, Project Ploughshares, the Rideau Institute and other NGOs presenting their serious concerns about bill C-47 and Canada’s flawed accession to the International Arms Trade Treaty follow this link: https://d3n8a8pro7vhmx.cloudfront.net/cjpme/pages/3880/attachments/original/1508353556/Final_-_Civil_society_recommendations_about_Bill_C-47.pdf?1508353556.

 

 

A new survey shows that Canadian government policy on Israel is totally disconnected from Canadian attitudes on Israel. 

For more information about the survey results, follow this link: http://www.cjpme.org/survey.

 

 

Israel currently holds 6300 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli jails, including: 300 children, some under the age of 16. 50 years is far too long! End Israel's colonization! Support Palestinian human rights !

Get familiar with the statistics in this video on Israeli  Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories, B'Tselem: http://www.btselem.org/statistics/detainees_and_prisoners (statistics updated August 9, 2017).

 

 

Israel's wall is: isolating, oppressive, disruptive and obstructs peace. It also looks like apartheid ! 50 years is far too long! End Israel's colonization! Support Palestinian human rights !

For more information on Israel’s wall, see Al Jazeera's quick explanation of the separation wall, and all related videos here: https://interactive.aljazeera.com/aje/palestineremix/wall.html.  

 

 

The first "settlement" was built in 1967. Today, there are 120 settlements, with over 600 000 "settlers". They represent the biggest obstacle to peace between Israel and Palestine. 50 years is far too long! End Israel's colonization! Support Palestinian human rights !

Concerning the Israeli colonies in Occupied Palestinian Territories, read Amnesty International's unbiased and legally based concerns...: https://www.amnestyusa.org/countries/israel-and-occupied-palestinian-territories/.

 

 

 

Despite Elizabeth May's opposition, BDS gained steady support among Green Party voters throughout 2016. On February 2017, a resolution supporting "economic measures such as government sanctionsm consumer boycotts, institutional divestment, economic sanctions and arms embargoes [against Israel]" passed on-line ratification with 90% support.

 For more information regarding the BDS votes in the Green Party of Canada, read these articles: 

- Tyrell, Alex, "Quebec Green leader: Elizabeth May is wrong on BDS". Ricochet Media, August 23 2016, https://ricochet.media/en/1337/quebec-green-leader-elizabeth-may-is-wrong-on-bds

- Global News, "Elizabeth May expresses disappointment with Green Party support for ‘polarizing’ BDS movement", August 8 2016, https://globalnews.ca/news/2870365/elizabeth-may-expresses-disappointment-with-green-party-support-for-polarizing-bds-movement/.

- Dormer, Dave, "Green Party votes to replace controversial Israel boycott policy", CBC News, December 6 2016, http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/green-party-elizabeth-may-bds-israel-boycott-1.3881269

And the Green Party's resolution regarding the Israel-Palestine situation:

- Resolution S16-P013, "Measures to pressure the government of Israel to preserve the two-state solution: addendum to current Middle East policy", Green Party of Canada, https://www.greenparty.ca/en/sgm-2016/voting/resolutions/s16-p013

 

 

 

A new Ekos survey shows that Canadians strongly support sanctions on countries violating human rights ! Israel included. To learn more about this, go to: http://cjpme.org/survey

For more information about the survey results, follow this link: http://www.cjpme.org/survey.

 

 

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