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Palestine Solidarity Sessions: Hanna Kawas on debunking the media

[audio http://www.mediacoop.ca/sites/mediacoop.ca/files2/mc/audio/ckut_news/hanna_kawas_final.mp3] Click here to download audio Hanna Kawas is a Palestinian-Canadian originally from occupied Bethlehem. He is currently the chairperson of the Canada Palestine Association of Vancouver. Hanna is also a long-time media activist and the producer of “The Voice of Palestine“, which used to air on Coop Radio in Vancouver, and is now hosted on […]

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Announcing: The Palestine Solidarity Sessions on CKUT

  As the tragedy unfolds in Gaza day to day, it underlines the importance of the work we are doing as independent community journalists to engage in truth-telling, and to also give our listeners tools to get involved in preventing Israeli aggression.   Throughout the month of August, CKUT brings you “The Palestine Solidarity Sessions”, […]

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Gaza-Solidarity Protest in Montreal (July 30)

Condemning Canadian complicity: Hundreds of Montrealers met again this Wednesday July 30th in front of the Mont-Royal station to denounce Israel’s war crimes in Gaza. This week’s protest was particularly focused on highlighting the complicity of Canadian political parties with these crimes. Speakers condemned strongly the stance of the 3 main federal parties concerning the […]

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A discussion with Stefan Christoff about Canadian political complicity with Israli war crimes in Gaza

CKUT’s Stefan Christoff recently wrote an article entitled “Trudeau embraces injustice, in Gaza and Canada” in which he calls out Justin Trudeau for not speaking out against Israeli war crimes in Gaza. He also critiques Trudeau for speaking in favour of expanding the Canadian military, and his support for the Keystone XL pipeline, which reveal that […]

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Night Vigil for Gaza

On July 25th , dozens of Montrealers met at night for a quiet vigil at the Montreal Old Port. While overlooking the Saint-Laurent river, protesters lit candles and released sky lanterns in the memory of the hundreds of Palestinians who have died since July 8th.

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Gaza-Solidarity in Montreal: 5 Actions in 10 Days

(A special report from CKUT’s program Under the Olive Tree) Mobilization in solidarity with Palestinians continues to intensify in Montreal, as Friday saw the 6th protest against Israel’s war on Gaza since the offensive began on July 8th.  Hundreds of protesters have gathered in Montreal to demand an end to Israel’s deadly air and ground […]

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Hundreds Gather once again in Montreal in Solidarity with Gaza

Since Israel’s “Operation Protective Edge” was launched on Gaza two weeks ago, a massive mobilization campaign has taken place worldwide to protest against Isreal’s aggression against Gazan civilians. Over 718 Gazans have been killed and over 3,750 injured since July 8th when Israel’s operation was launched. As Israeli bombs continue to drop on Gaza, Montrealers have […]

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Mobilisation for Gaza Continues in Montreal

Since Israel began its military assault on Gaza 2 weeks ago, Montrealers have been pouring into the streets to denounce Israel’s disregard for international law, its occupation of Palestinian land, and its apartheid system.  Over 620 Gazans have been killed and over 3,750 injured since July 8th in what Israel is calling “Operation Protective Edge”. […]

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Montrealers Protest Israel’s Deadly Assault on Gaza and Call for an End to the Illegal Israeli Apartheid Wall

For the third time in less than 10 days, hundreds of Montrealers took to the streets on July 19 to demand an end to Israel’s war crimes and violations of international law.  Ten years after the International Court of Justice ruled Israel’s Apartheid Wall illegal, the wall continues to divide Palestinian families, expropriate Palestinian land, […]

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Hundreds Gather in Montreal for the Second Time in Solidarity with Gaza

The Palestinian death toll continues to rise ever since Israel launched its “Operation Protective Edge” against the Gaza Strip on Tuesday July 8th.  At least 274 Gazans have been killed to date.  In response, a massive  mobilization campaign is taking place worldwide to protest against Israel’s aggression against Gazan civilians. Hundreds of Montrealers took to the […]

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Montrealers Denounce Israeli Aggression in Gaza, Push for Boycotts Against Apartheid

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 […]

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Hundreds Gather in Montreal on Friday to Denounce Yet Another Israeli War on Gaza

(A special report from CKUT’s program Under the Olive Tree)  Hundreds of people gathered on Friday July 11th in downtown Montreal to demonstrate support for Palestinians and to protest against the recent assault by the Israeli Army on the Gaza Strip. Since Tuesday July 8th, over 180 Gazans have been killed by Israeli air strikes, […]

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IJV says Moshe Feiglin should be banned from Canada

[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. 

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IRFAN-Canada, a terrorist group?

  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 […]

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Gaza’s Ark attaqued – A talk with Ehab Lotayef

Click here to download audio Gaza’s Ark is an activist boat designed to transport humanitarian and medical supplies to the occupied Gaza strip in Palestine in order to break the long-standing Israeli siege. At 3:45 AM Gaza time on April 29th, the night guard on board Gaza’s Ark received a call to leave the boat […]

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Transcription: Ehab Lotayef on Gaza’s Ark

This interview aired on Off the Hour on March 6, 2014. To listen to the audio, click here. June Jang: Can you please introduce yourself? Ehab Lotayef: My name is Ehab Lotayef. I am an IT engineer at McGill and I am on the steering committee of the Gaza’s ark project. June Jang: We’re here […]

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Transcription: Ehab Lotayef on Gaza’s Ark

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Israeli Apartheid Week in Montreal

[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.

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Gaza Ark: Interview with Ehab Lotayef

[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 […]

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Scarlett Johansson, Neil Young and the Israel BDS movement

[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 […]