Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
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CUPE Ontario

Mr. Speaker, I condemn the recent decision by CUPE Ontario to boycott the state of Israel. In abruptly deciding to speak for its hundreds...

CIDA Aid to Palestine

There are other examples of aid projects that are not meeting their intended objectives. Take Palestine, for example. Much of the money intended for...

Simon Wiesenthal Centre Continues Hunt for Nazi War Criminals

As part of Operation: Last Chance, the Simon Wiesenthal Center has vowed to track down all former Nazis which remain in Canada.

The left is not anti-Israel

I am proud to say that, unlike CUPE Ontario, my union, the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, has significant investments in Israel through its benefit...

CUPE Ontario

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to condemn the recent decision of CUPE Ontario to support the international campaign of boycott, divestment and sanctions against...

CUPE Israel Boycott

Mr. Speaker, this weekend, the Ontario wing of CUPE made the illogical, absurd and unhelpful move to launch a boycott campaign against Israel. Its...

Ashkenazi Synagogue

Mr. Speaker, we are all reminded daily of the vigilance required to rid our society of hatred and discrimination. Just this month, in my...

UN Commission on Human Rights

The UN Commission on Human Rights, whose members included human rights violators like Libya and China, has lost all credibility for the way it...

International ban on Iranian oil?

Hon. Keith Martin (Esquimalt—Juan de Fuca, Lib.): “Mr. Speaker, Canada's response must be focused, clear, strong and unequivocal. I ask the Minister of Foreign...

Humanitarian Aid for Palestine

Mr. Speaker, humanitarian aid is another way to restore democracy. In the case of Palestine, members of the Middle East quartet, including the UN...

Humanitarian Aid to Palestine

Mr. Speaker, in reply to my question yesterday, the Minister of International Cooperation said that Canadian humanitarian aid money would not be going to...

Palestinian Daycare

Mr. Speaker, children in a Palestinian day care centre supported by CIDA are being deprived of medical care because an Israeli bank is refusing...