Re:“Tolerance for protest tactics relates to sympathy for the cause”

"So, universities allowing encampments on campus is not about them “rejecting ultimatums” or “rewarding tactics” as Breakenridge presents it, it’s about students exercising their protected right of protest and students and universities complying with their moral obligation of stopping genocide." Continue reading

 

Factual inaccuracies and Misrepresentations on UN Gaza Casualty Estimates

"The National Post neglected to mention that the new figures included in the UN brief represent fully identified casualties, not a revision or reduction of previous estimates.Their headline is false and must be changed. The claims in the article that reflect this problematic headline also require clarification" Continue reading

 

Nakba day is not the day where people grieved the foundation of Israel

"This is an inappropriate and reductive way to introduce a discussion about Nakba Day. Palestinians are not “mourning the foundation of Israel” but massacres of ancestors, the loss of their homeland, and other particularly sensitive subject matter. It is also a day to recognize the existence of Palestine, and to portray the topic in such a slanted way is a form of anti-Palestinian racism since it negates the existence of Palestine before the establishment of the State of Israel and the horrors that the establishment of the State of Israel entailed." Continue reading

 

Re:“Canada let Hamas off the hook in the latest UN vote on Palestinian statehood”

"Surely, Canada’s policy in the Middle East cannot be based on the faint hope that Hamas[Israel] would one day renounce violence and recognize Palestine’s right to exist." Continue reading

 

One-sided article fails to include Palestinian voices

"It's evident that the article lacks balance, failing to fairly present the opposing viewpoint critical of the plausible genocide unfolding in Gaza. These protests primarily aim to stop the indiscriminate killing of innocent civilians, mostly women and children, and this should have been given more space in such an article." Continue reading

 

Article consistently refers to Palestine as "modern-day Israel"

"Considering this lack of responsiveness and accountability, I am curious whether there is a more useful contact at the Associated Press. If so, please pass it on. If not, I would appreciate verbal confirmation that the Associated Press is not interested in feedback and criticism for improved reporting." Continue reading

 

Biased description of Gaza solidarity encampments

"It is unclear to me why CTV News Calgary decided to replace the already reductive “pro-Palestine” qualifier with the outright biased and inappropriate “anti-Israel.” Ultimately, it would be more fair and accurate to refer to the encampment as a Gaza solidarity encampment." Continue reading

 

Re:“Israel feels more like an open wound than a country these days”

"Instead of pointing out and picking apart every racist, bigoted, and fundamentally twisted thought he’s decided to express, I would just like to ask Kinsella: Do you think about Palestinian children in Gaza?" Continue reading

 

Recent op-ed is degrading to Palestinians and their BDS movement

"Any disagreement with an employer, current or previous, is noted in their file and can make it difficult to obtain the security certificate required to work elsewhere inside a colony. Consequently, the Palestinians hesitate to demand that their rights in colony workplaces be respected." Continue reading

 

Article should clarify that McGill has already secured another venue for its graduation ceremonies

"During the hearing, lawyers pointed out that because McGill has already secured another venue the "seriousness or irreparable prejudice" criterion of the injunction should be dismissed. The judge agreed with this argument, nodding his head and saying “Bein oui” and McGill did not counter argue." Continue reading