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
As people in the land now known as Canada celebrate the summer solstice and the most hours of daylight in the year, I am moved to ‘fan’ the candle-light energy that is lifting lanterns into the night sky near and above Gaza. Yesterday, the … 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
Below is an open letter to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau who issued a statement on Israel’s Independence Day in which he made three statements that left me and many others, somewhat befuddled. On behalf of the United Network for Justice … Continue reading