Support NDP Leadership candidate Niki Ashton:
attacked for supporting Palestinian rights

Niki Ashton attaquée pour son soutien aux droits des Palestiniens


Yesterday, B’nai Brith viciously attacked NDP Leadership candidate Niki Ashton for speaking at a rally for Palestinian human rights in Montreal this past weekend.

Niki Ashton has stood up for Palestinian human rights; now it’s our turn to stand up for her.

To Ms. Niki Ashton:

WHEREAS you have openly supported Palestinian human rights throughout your career,

WHEREAS you have been a long-time champion for social, economic, and environmental justice throughout the world,

WHEREAS B’nai Brith and others have sought to attack and discredit you for your courageous stances,

THEREFORE, we, the undersigned petition you to continue your courageous work, and to find renewed strength to continue your fight for justice in Canada and abroad:

Hier, B’nai Brith a vicieusement attaqué la candidate à la direction du NPD, Niki Ashton, pour avoir pris la parole lors d’un rassemblement pour les droits des Palestiniens à Montréal la fin de semaine dernière

Niki Ashton a défendu les droits des Palestiniens, maintenant c’est à notre tour de la défendre.

À Mme Niki Ashton :

CONSIDÉRANT QUE vous avez ouvertement défendu les droits des Palestiniens durant votre carrière,

CONSIDÉRANT QUE vous avez longtemps soutenu la justice sociale, économique et environnementale à travers le monde

CONSIDÉRANT QUE B’nai Brith et d’autres ont essayé de vous attaquer et de vous discréditer pour vos prises de position courageuses,

PAR CONSÉQUENT, nous, les soussignés vous demandons donc de poursuivre votre travail courageux, et de renouveler vos forces pour continuer votre combat pour la justice au Canada et à l’étranger:

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Below is Ms. Ashton's Facebook post on Palestinian human rights /
Vous trouverez ci-dessous la publication Facebook de Mme Ashton sur les droits des Palestiniens.



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  • Kira Walker
    signed 2017-05-21 02:48:32 -0400
  • Fadia Khalili Karam
    signed 2017-05-21 02:36:52 -0400
    Justes and peace to all
  • Amir Fak
    signed 2017-05-21 02:21:55 -0400
    God bless her and fuck Israel
  • Carol Murry
    signed via 2017-05-21 02:19:25 -0400
  • John R Bell
    signed 2017-05-21 02:13:33 -0400
  • Mohammad Azzam
    signed 2017-05-21 02:11:08 -0400
  • Christopher Picek
    signed 2017-05-21 02:09:18 -0400
  • Mursal Saalah
    signed 2017-05-21 01:55:50 -0400
    Niki Ashton you are the only principled party leadership candidate so far
  • Mustapha Fardi
    posted about this on Facebook 2017-05-21 01:51:23 -0400
    Sign the petition: Support NDP Leadership candidate attacked for supporting Palestinian rights
  • Mustapha Fardi
    signed 2017-05-21 01:50:19 -0400
  • Wendy Stevenson
    signed 2017-05-21 01:47:55 -0400
    Wendy Stevenson

    Bravo for speaking up
  • Paul Carr
    signed via 2017-05-21 01:35:52 -0400
  • Susan Miller
    signed via 2017-05-21 01:18:23 -0400
  • Louise Bjorknas
    signed 2017-05-21 01:02:49 -0400
  • Orhan Khalil
    signed 2017-05-21 00:55:26 -0400
  • Omar Rajeh
    signed 2017-05-21 00:55:21 -0400
  • Rawan Abuhamad
    posted about this on Facebook 2017-05-21 00:45:30 -0400
    Sign the petition: Support NDP Leadership candidate attacked for supporting Palestinian rights
  • Rawan Abuhamad
    signed 2017-05-21 00:44:59 -0400
  • Jennifer Moxon
    signed 2017-05-21 00:44:10 -0400
    Niki just made my leadership decision for me. It’s about time a politician speaks loudly, clearly and continually for Palestine.
  • Frederick Osman
    signed 2017-05-21 00:30:26 -0400
    Frederick Osman
  • Aziz Chowdhury
    signed 2017-05-21 00:28:07 -0400
    Aziz Chowdhury
  • Robin Boodle
    signed 2017-05-21 00:25:31 -0400
  • Gustavo Beritognolo
    signed 2017-05-21 00:21:45 -0400
  • chuck wightman
    signed 2017-05-21 00:21:37 -0400
  • Chris Bedard
    signed 2017-05-21 00:20:34 -0400
  • Debbie MacNaughton
    signed 2017-05-21 00:16:36 -0400
    Niki – do not allow these bullies to silence you.
  • Barrie Webster
    signed 2017-05-21 00:11:13 -0400
    Barrie Webster
  • Khalid Azzam
    posted about this on Facebook 2017-05-21 00:05:04 -0400
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  • Khalid Azzam
    signed 2017-05-21 00:04:20 -0400
  • Reaz Hossain
    signed 2017-05-21 00:04:06 -0400
    Niki, you are one of those brave hearts.

    Go on – we are with you all the way.

    God bless you.