For the third consecutive Friday, tens of thousands of Palestinians exercised their right, under international law, to protest. The “March of Return” focuses on their rights, guaranteed under the Geneva Convention, to return to the land their ancestor… Continue reading
The most solemn day for Christian’s is Good Friday, the day when a brutally oppressive occupying force executed Jesus under the pretense that he was a threat.
This Good Friday, another brutally oppressive occupying force killed 18 and wounded hundreds … Continue reading
Dear Minister Goodale,
I am writing to you on behalf of the United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel. We are a network composed of members and friends of the United Church of Canada.
The installation of Gov. General Julie Payette re… Continue reading
Sept. 23, 2017
The Hon. Chrystia Freeland,
Minister: Foreign Affairs – Canada
Dear Minister Freeland,
I am writing to you as chair of the United Network for Justice and Peace in Palestine and Israel (UNJPPI), a network of members and friends of t… Continue reading
I am worried for the 1,500 of 6,500 Palestinian prisoners held by Israelis who have been on a hunger strike for over a month. I am also worried about what might happen.
Palestinian prisoner in an Israeli jail.
I witnessed a sampling of how volatile th… Continue reading