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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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  • Alisa Gayle
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:57 -0400
  • Emma Phillips
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:54 -0400
  • Leda Raptis
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:51 -0400
    Leda Raptis
  • Anastasia Burgess
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  • Marty Roth
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:46 -0400
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  • J mancey
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:44 -0400
  • John Mark Robertson
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:40 -0400
  • Ameena Sultan
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:27 -0400
  • Nabil Al Adani
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:19 -0400
  • Glen Wosnock
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:18 -0400
  • Asmaa Abdel-Majid
    signed 2017-05-19 13:28:11 -0400
    Thank you for your stance with humanity, Nikki. People sometimes get so dragged into the politics of a conflict that they end up forgetting the essence and vitality of siding with justice. Sending lots of support and love.
  • Zafir Syed
    signed 2017-05-19 13:27:57 -0400
  • Kelly Black
    signed 2017-05-19 13:27:46 -0400
  • Carl Rosenberg
    signed 2017-05-19 13:27:40 -0400
  • Evan Johnston
    signed 2017-05-19 13:23:48 -0400
  • Samiha Rayeda
    signed 2017-05-19 13:21:38 -0400
  • Grace Batchoun
    signed 2017-05-19 13:11:04 -0400
    We need more leaders like you who are not afraid to stand up and speak up about human rights for all people. Thank you Niki for your courage. You are a true leader.
  • Miranda gallo
    signed 2017-05-19 13:04:38 -0400
    Thank you for courageously standing up for human rights!
  • Jonathan Cloutier
    signed 2017-05-19 13:01:52 -0400
  • Emilie Grenier
    signed 2017-05-19 12:07:23 -0400
  • Thomas Woodley
    signed 2017-05-19 12:06:05 -0400
    I deeply appreciate Niki’s willingness to stand for human rights and justice in Canada, and around the world!