Credits: REUTERS [audio https://ia601509.us.archive.org/11/items/INTWEhabLotayef/INTW%20Ehab%20Lotayef.mp3] Click here to download The International Freedom Flotilla Coalition has been protesting since its creation in 2010 against the Israeli siege in Gaza. On June 29th, a boat from Freedom Flotilla III was attacked by Israeli naval forces in international waters, 100 miles away from the coasts of Gaza. The crew of the “Marianne” boat […]
[audio https://ia601507.us.archive.org/33/items/ITWTylerLevitanJIV/ITW%20Tyler%20Levitan%20-%20JIV.mp3] Click here to download audio. The Harper government has recently announced they want to use articles of the Criminal Code pertaining to hate propaganda in order to criminalize the boycott campaign against the state of Israel. Last year the government added national origin to the criteria for hate crimes. Minister of Public Safety, Steven Blaney, […]
[audio https://ia600308.us.archive.org/10/items/ITWBruceKatzNakbaAndCriminalizationBDS/ITW%20Bruce%20Katz%20-%20Nakba%20and%20Criminalization%20BDS.mp3] Click here to download audio. Today marks the 67th anniversary of the Palestinian “Nakba“, or “catastrophe”, when the state of Israel was created in 1948. At the time, an estimated 750 thousand Palestinians were displaced from their homes and villages. Tonight, people are invited to gather at 8pm at Mont Royal metro for a […]
Credits: ianmasters [audio https://ia601407.us.archive.org/30/items/GideonLevyInterviewFinal/Gideon%20Levy%20Interview%20final.mp3] Click here to download Israeli author and human rights journalist Gideon Levy is currently touring across Canada, speaking to audiences about the Palestinian-Israeli conflict in light of the recent Israeli Elections. After his talk in Montreal, titled “Israeli Election: What’s next for Israel-Palestine?” CKUT’s Celia Robinovitch caught up with him to bring us […]
[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/russell_tribunal_with_frank_barat.mp3] Click here to download audio En entrevue avec Frank Barat, fondateur du Palestine Legal Action Network ainsi que coordonnateur du Tribunal Russell sur la Paléstine, nous avons fait la réflexion sur le Tribunal des crimes de Guerre et crimes contre l’humanité à la suite des actions israëliennes en Gaza cet été. Nous parlons entre autre […]
[audio http://www.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/hind_awwad_final.mp3] Click here to download audio Hind Awwad is the former coordinator of the Boycott National Committee (BNC) in Palestine, and is currently working with the Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid (CAIA) in Toronto. CKUT spoke with her for the Palestine Solidarity Sessions about how people can get involved in the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) […]
[audio http://www.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/omar_barghouti_final.mp3] Click here to download audio Omar Barghouti is the founder of PACBI, the Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel, and a long time Palestinian activist based in Jerusalem. He spoke with the Palestine Solidarity Sessions at CKUT about the importance of the academic boycott of Israeli apartheid in the wake […]
Montrealers took to the streets again yesterday on Wednesday August 13th despite heavy rain to continue showing their support for Palestinian rights. Colourful umbrellas dotted the crowd of protesters who marched down St-Denis street calling on people to join the boycotts, divestment, and sanctions (BDS) campaign against Israeli Apartheid. Protesters stopped at various stores that […]
[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/under_the_olive_tree/grace_batchoun_-_speak_up_for_palestine_20min03.mp3] Click here to download audio Grace Batchoun is the VP Public Relations of CJPME (Canadians for Justice and Peace in the Middle East). CJPME is a non-profit and secular organisation. One of its main missions is to enable Canadians of all backgrounds to promote and work for justice and peace in Palestine. Recently CJPME […]
A long evening march took place in Montreal this Friday in solidarity with Palestine. Hundreds of Montrealers took to the streets from 6pm to 12am. The protest was organized by PAJU- Palestinian & Jewish Unity. Protesters gathered to denounce Israeli apartheid and the ongoing occupation and colonisation of Palestine. Among the protesters, Anarchopanda pour la […]
Interview with Freda Guttman live on CKUT’s Off the Hour [audio http://www.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/freda_guttman_interview.mp3] Click here to download this interview Hundreds of Montrealers took to the streets again on July 16th for the second time in a week to denounce the Israeli aggression in Gaza under the so-called “Operation Protective Edge”, and to stand in solidarity with the […]
[audio https://ia902506.us.archive.org/34/items/0520SherylNestelIJVOnMosheFeiglin/0520%20Sheryl%20Nestel%20%28IJV%29%20on%20Moshe%20Feiglin.mp3] Click here to download audio CKUT’s Amelie Phillipson spoke with Sheryl Nestel from Independant Jewish Voices about Israeli Member of Knesset Moshe Feiglin’s visit to Canada. Feiglin is a close supporter of terrorist organization the Jewish Defense League.
Click here to download audio IRFAN, the International Relief Fund for the Afflicted and Needy, is a non-profit organization that supplies humanitarian help to Muslim regions of the world, espacially in Gaza, the West Bank and neighbouring countries home to Palestinian refugees. IRFAN has been denominated a terrorist organization by the Harper government. Off […]
[audio https://ia600707.us.archive.org/23/items/0306ItwAboutIAW/0306%20itw%20about%20IAW.mp3] Click here to download audio CKUT brings you an interview with Sam and Sarah who who are organizing the tenth Israeli Apartheid Week in Montreal. The Israeli Apartheid Week will happen next week, from the 10th to the 17th of March. For more informatiom, you can visit iawmontreal.org.
[audio https://ia600607.us.archive.org/27/items/GazaMixdown/Gaza%20mixdown%20.mp3] Click here to download audio The Palestinian Gaza strip has been blockaded until now by Egypt and Israel since 2007 for a so-called safetey reason. CKUT’s June Jang sat down with Ehab Lotayef to learn more about the “Gaza’s Ark” project that he and his team are organizing. Ehab Lotayef is the spokesperson for […]
[audio http://montreal.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/bds_report_-_interviews.mp3] The Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement is constantly calling out, not only to the public but also to specific figures or celebrities, asking them to acknowledge the rights of the Palestinians and protest against Israeli policies. Lately, Scarlett Johansson and Neil Young’s names have come up. Amelie Phillipson spoke about it with Aidan MacDonald […]