Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
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Solidarity of NDP

I rise to honour the spirit of the Holocaust survivors and the memory of the six million Jews who perished. Let us join together...

We must remain vigilant in combatting anti-Semitism

By remembering the Holocaust, we pledge to remain vigilant in combating anti-Semitism and all forms of discrimination. We choose not to ignore the harsh...

Syrian occupation of Lebanon

Mr. Speaker, yesterday the Prime Minister embarrassed Canada by saying that the illegal Syrian occupation of Lebanon is necessary "to keep the peace." This...

Infrastructure building in Palestine

Mr. Speaker, the foreign affairs minister announced that Canada's role in the Middle East peace process amounted to yet another fact finding mission and...

60th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz

Mr. Speaker, on behalf of the NDP I would like to acknowledge the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and join all those...

60th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz

Mr. Speaker, on behalf of the NDP I would like to acknowledge the 60th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz and join all those...

Pro-Israel Shift?

Mr. Speaker, recent voting at the United Nations and statements by Ambassador Allan Rock may have left an impression that Canada has changed its...

Israel is not alone

We live in, I think, in times that could be described as somewhat strange. I find it, personally, incredibly troubling when a Canadian Muslim...

NDP MPs complain of ‘lurch towards Israel’

Sept. 30 2004: "NDP faction complains of party's 'lurch' toward Israel," by Robert Fife,
National Post

Summary: The Post broke the story – on...

Siksay interested in Israel’s parliamentary system

Bill Siksay's first trip abroad was a three-week visit to Israel in 1978. As a university student, he visited the holy sites and experienced...

Statements from John Godfrey’s Website

A few quotes from John Godfrey's website related to his views on the U.S.-led War on Terror.

Whirlwind

Mr. Speaker, yesterday Canadians were able to commemorate our first national Holocaust Memorial Day. Yom ha-Shoah has been commemorated by communities and governments across...