Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Recent Statements

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I have the honour today of presenting a petition on the subject of the escalating level of communal violence against the...

Darfur

Mr. Speaker, I rise to table a petition on behalf of my constituents of Kelowna--Lake Country, calling for immediate action to bring peace...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I also rise, like my colleague from Mount Royal, to present this petition, which deals with escalating attacks on Jewish communal...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table a petition on behalf of a significant number of Quebec residents, including those of my own...

Treaty on Cluster Munitions

. . . I support Senator Hubley's inquiry and congratulate her for having initiated it. . . I wholly support the thrust of...

Canada needn’t play a partisan role in the Mideast, Bob Rae says.

Pro-Israel, pro-Arab and pro-peace; Canada's friendship with Israel doesn't
mean we can't support a viable state for Palestinians.

Conference on Combating Antisemitism

Hon. Jerahmiel S. Grafstein, pursuant to notice of March 11, 2009, moved:

That the Senate endorse the following Declaration, adopted...

Foreign Affairs

Hon. Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Lib.):
 
Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Foreign Affairs

Hon. Bob Rae (Toronto Centre, Lib.):
 
Mr. Speaker, I have a question for the Minister of Foreign Affairs.

Canada Welcomes the Program of Action to Prevent Arms Smuggling into Gaza

The Honourable Lawrence Cannon, Minister of Foreign Affairs, welcomed the announcement of a program of action agreed to at a meeting of experts in...

Mumbai Attacks

Mr. Speaker, on November 26, 2008, a series of horrific attacks took place in Mumbai, India, leaving 172 people dead and more than...

Canadian Federation of Chabad Lubavitch

Mr. Speaker, I join my colleagues in paying tribute to the Canadian Federation of Chabad Lubavitch and its delegation of 100 representatives who...