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Condemnation of Ahmadinejad’s remarks

I just want to speak on behalf of all Canadians in vigorously condemning the remarks that were made by Iran's president.

Simon Wiesenthal’s Legacy

Mr. Speaker, I too rise today to pay tribute to the late Simon Wiesenthal, the famed Nazi hunter who died last Tuesday at the...

Yvon Charbonneau to be UNESCO Ambassador

Mr. Speaker, I would like to table a petition signed by a number of Canadians who express concern about the appointment of a former...

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...

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...

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...

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...