Aid to Gaza

Fourteen years of a brutal, life-threatening blockade has denied Gaza of water, food, electricity, shelter and held two million people captive. Gaza was deemed “unlivable” by international agencies in 2020. Now the recent Israeli bombardment has only worsened the humanitarian disaster:roughly 60,000 people have been made homeless by the bombing, 800,000 people left without access … Continue reading Aid to Gaza

Webinar: The Use and Misuse of Antisemitism Accusations in Canada

June 10, 2021 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm EDT In the last month Israel’s grave human rights abuses have received unprecedented recognition and public condemnation in Canada. Across the country we have seen mass protests and demonstrations in many cities, statements by sitting MPs and senators, and the multiplication of calls for boycotts and sanctions. In response, the institutional … Continue reading Webinar: The Use and Misuse of Antisemitism Accusations in Canada

United Nations Special Rapporteur Michael Lynk on Gaza

Once again, missiles and rockets flew between Israel and Gaza. When the ceasefire was finally declared on Thursday, at least 242 Palestinians – including at least 66 children – in Gaza had been killed, along with 10 Israelis, including two children. At least 14 Palestinians in the West Bank protesting the violence in Gaza were … Continue reading United Nations Special Rapporteur Michael Lynk on Gaza

PSN Reading Group

A new PSN Reading Group has just been initiated; the book to be discussed will be Decolonizing Israel, Liberating Palestine, a recently released title by Jeff Halper. If time permits, we may also consider Jonathan Kuttab's, Beyond the Two-State Solution and then subsequently compare the political proposals and strategies for peace that are outlined in the two works. An organizing meeting is scheduled for Monday, May 24 … Continue reading PSN Reading Group

The Village Under the Forest: Film + Discussion

PSN - Edmonton is pleased to present a screening of the film 'The Village Under the Forest'. The film will be followed by a panel discussion and question and answer session. A meditation on erasure:The Village Under the Forestfilm screening & discussion 6 pm, Wednesday, April 7, 2021 The Village Under The Forest explores the hidden remains of the … Continue reading The Village Under the Forest: Film + Discussion