So now, the latest show of solidarity with the ‘Toronto Declaration’ is that an Egyptian filmmaker has pulled his film from the festival in protest of Tel Aviv’s inclusion. If the world made sense, the sequence of events would have been that 2 weeks ago, Tel Aviv filmmakers upon hearing that an Egyptian was showing […]
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Can’t say I’m surprised.
Via ProudZionist, anti-semitic graffiti on a washroom stall door at York University in Toronto: The graffiti states: “Boycott Israeli Apartheid” Someone else wrote: “Why?” The response: “So we don’t let the Jews get away with everything” That’s what I call quality crap-time reading.
With Israel doing better than its done since 1987, maybe the empty arena wasn’t such a bad idea afterall? Israel advanced to the Davis Cup quarterfinals for the first time since 1987 after rallying to beat seven-time champion Sweden 3-2 Sunday in a close series overshadowed by political protests. Harel Levy beat Andreas Vinciguerra 6-4, […]
As announced a few weeks ago, the Sweden-Israel match of the Davis cup was in an empty arena today. 200 anti-Israel protesters gathered outside. AFP – Some 200 people demonstrated Friday outside a sports arena in southern Sweden to protest against the Scandinavian country’s Davis Cup tie against Israel, as a massive police deployment watched […]
I have just been informed that the Jewish Studies department at Ottawa’s Carleton University has received 3 threats: 2 threatening blog posts and one threatening phone message. The blogs, which have pretty much identical posts, talk about Carleton and say “We need to identify the Zionist Kikes and their handmaidens. It is time to draw […]
It looks like more and more Professors are coming out of the woodwork and standing up to the leftist intimidation prevalent at Universities. Here’s the most recent example from the National Post: From March 1-8, Canadian universities and cities around the globe are settings for “Israel Apartheid Week.” Organizers insist that the Israeli state is […]
Yes, there is a Voice of Palestine FM radio show on Vancouver’s cooperative radio station, paid for by your tax dollars. On Tuesday they interviewed Ali Mallah, the VP of the Canadian Arab Federation and a member of CUPE. As most of you know by now, CUPE passed a motion boycotting Israel this weekend, and […]
Welcome to the enlightened year of 2009: where it’s dangerous for Jewish athletes to play sports in Europe. MALMO, Sweden (AP) — Sweden and Israel will play their first-round Davis Cup match in an empty arena next month because of security concerns. Several anti-Israeli demonstrations are planned during the best-of-five series, which will be played […]