End the occcupation !
Every friday, silent vigil in protest against the occupation.
Time: Noon - 1 pm
Place:corner of Ste-Catherine St. and Mcgill College (metro Mcgill).
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"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 709, September 12, 2014: Ontario university students' union joins BDS
The Canadian Federation of Student's Ontario branch decided to join the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Movement against Israel in its annual general meeting. The branch, which represents over 300,000 university students in the province of Ontario, has passed the decision unanimously, said executive member Anna Goldfinch. The resolution "endorses a number of solidarity tactics that have been called for by Palestinian civil society," Goldfinch told the Canadian Press.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 708, September 5, 2014: Dutch Man Who Saved Jews During The Holocaust Returns His Medal
A Dutch man who risked his life to save a Jew during the Holocaust gave back a medal he received for his actions in order to protest Israel’s actions in Gaza.
Henk Zanoli, 91, returned his medal to the Israeli embassy in The Hague after a member of his family died in an Israeli strike in Gaza, the Haaretz daily reported Friday.
Zanoli and his mother were recognized by the State of Israel and its Holocaust commemoration authority, Yad Vashem, in 2011 for hiding a Jewish child in their home from 1943 to 1945.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 707, August 29, 2014: Jewish survivors and descendents of survivors of Nazi genocide unequivocally condemn the massacre of Palestinians in Gaza
As Jewish survivors and descendents of survivors of the Nazi genocide we unequivocally condemn the massacre of Palestinians in Gaza and the ongoing occupation and colonization of historic Palestine.
We further condemn the United States for providing Israel with the funding to carry out the attack, and Western states more generally for using their diplomatic muscle to protect Israel from condemnation. Genocide begins with the silence of the world.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 706, August 22, 2014: Hamas supports the complaint of Palestine to the International Criminal Court
For those or those who have doubts, a spokesman for the Hamas just made a statement to say that Hamas fully supports the initiative of filing a complaint against Israel to the International Criminal Court. This release is part of the complaint that was filed with the International Criminal Court (ICC) on behalf of the Minister of Justice of the Coalition Government and the Attorney General of Gaza, Friday, July 25.
"End the occupation !" PAJU Vigil # 705, August 15, 2014: Report: Israel has detained 3 000 Palestinian children since 2010
Israeli forces arrested nearly 3,000 Palestinian children from the beginning of 2010 to mid-2014, the majority of them between the ages of 12 and 15 years old, according to a new report published by the Addustour newspaper. The Euro-Mid Observer for Human Rights' report documented dozens of video recorded testimonies of children arrested during the first months of 2014, pointing out that 75 per cent of the detained children are subjected to physical torture and 25 per cent faced military trials.