CJPME Survey: Canadians see Israel as an apartheid state

Today, CJPME is releasing the important results of a public opinion poll it commissioned which finds that Canadians are MUCH MORE likely to view Israel in terms of “apartheid” than they are to see it as a “vibrant democracy.” Access our full report here (or in .pdf)! Continue reading


New Staff

Since the beginning of the year, CJPME has launched ambitious new programs to increase our impact. But nothing would have been happened without the involvement of some amazing new staff! Please take a moment to meet four new staff who have joined the team since the beginning of the year, and read how they are growing our impact! If you like what you see below, please consider making a donation to CJPME’s work for justice and liberation in Palestine. Continue reading


See Farah Nabulsi’s new Palestine movie at the TIFF!

For all our friends in Toronto... CJPME is thrilled to announce that Farah Nabulsi’s debut feature film The Teacher will premiere at this year's Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF.)  If you're interested in getting tickets, they're on sale starting today!  Don't miss out! Continue reading


CJPME announces 2023 grants for student solidarity work!

CJPME is thrilled to announce its 2023 student solidarity grants. CJPME realizes that university campuses and groups are at the forefront of Palestine solidarity work, and CJPME wants to do all it can to support these efforts!  This year, we will award up to 12 grants of either $250 or $500, based on student group needs and plans. Continue reading


CJPME’s Media Impact Continues!

In March of this year, we announced the launch of our “Media Accountability Project,” a new initiative to challenge Canadian media bias against Palestinians and their narratives. We are ecstatic to say that after just six months, our impact has already far exceeded our expectations.  Continue reading


Meet Palestinian filmmakers, writers, artists, and more!

CJPME invites you to check out the exciting new episodes of our “All Things Palestinian” Podcast, where our hosts and their guests explore the deep questions and reflections around Palestine. Our most recent episode features Darin Sallam, Director of Farha, and next week's episode will feature Farah Nabulsi, Director of The Present. Both films are currently on Netflix. The “All Things Palestinian” podcast seeks to promote Palestinian pride and engagement through the exploration of Palestinian art, culture, history, and heritage. You can listen to the episodes on our Website, or via any major podcast platform, whether Apple, Spotify or others. Continue reading


CJPME launches groundbreaking Media Accountability Project

CJPME is thrilled to announce the launch of a new initiative to challenge media bias against Palestinians and Palestinian narratives. CJPME’s Media Accountability Project Website is home to this exciting new capability, where we monitor and confront media coverage which ignores, disparages or de-contextualizes Palestinian narratives. Continue reading


CJPME Debrief podcast hits over 10,000 downloads!

A few weeks ago, the CJPME Debrief podcast reached the “10,000 downloads” milestone! This is an amazing achievement for this CJPME podcast which provides news, commentary and interviews on everything relating to Canada and Palestine. If you haven’t already tried it, you can listen on our Website, or via your mobile device: we’re on all the major podcast platforms: Apple, Google, Spotify and more.   Continue reading


Please welcome CJPME's six new board members!

In our AGM of December, 2022, CJPME had the honour of welcoming six brilliant new individuals to our Board.  This dynamic group will join our existing Board to begin a new era for the organization, expanding our impact and reach.  As a first step in revitalizing our work, the Board will work with CJPME staff and volunteers in the months ahead to develop a new strategic plan for the organization. Read the bios of our Board leaders below, and please join us in giving a hearty welcome to the newcomers, and in thanking our long-serving veterans.   2023 will be an important year for CJPME, as we respond to Israel's dangerous right-wing government, and its brutal oppression of Palestinians. We'll need all the support we can get as we push our politicians and media to recognize the terrible abuses suffered by the Palestinian people.  If you support our critical work, please consider making a donation to CJPME. Monthly donations are especially helpful, as they sustain our ongoing work. If you don't like to give by credit card, you can give via email transfer, over the phone (438-380-5410), or by completing and mailing in this form.  Continue reading


Meet the winners of CJPME’s academic fellowships!

CJPME is thrilled to introduce the six winners and finalists for our 2022-2023 academic fellowships! CJPME's academic fellowships are intended to encourage students to pursue formal academic study on Palestine or Palestine Solidarity. These fellowships are part of CJPME's Campus Solidarity initiative launched earlier this year, which supports students through campaigns, resources, grants, fellowships, and legal advice. Continue reading