Category: Campaigns

Why boycott Hewlett Packard?

By Candice Bodnaruk The Canadian BDS Coalition has just marked ten years of its Hewlett Packard boycott campaign. Hewlett Packard supplies surveillance and identification equipment for settlements, as well as for use at the separation wall and checkpoints which are…

Canada Needs to Get Out of the War Business

Members of Peace Alliance Winnipeg joined concerned Canadians in 18 cities to oppose plans by the federal government to purchase new fighter jets. Statement by Peace Alliance Winnipeg Peace Alliance Winnipeg joins with many peace organizations in this national day…

Winnipeggers rally for Palestine

Feb. 9, 2020 — Winnipeggers rallied in front of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights to express their opposition to Donald Trump’s “Deal of the Century” – a plan which signals US approval of Israel’s illegal annexation of the Occupied…

The threat of the “new antisemitism”

by Harold Shuster Independent Jewish Voices Good Afternoon. My name is Harold Shuster and I am with Independent Jewish Voices. IJV supports a just peace negotiated between the Israeli and Palestinian people and opposes any attempt by the Israeli government…

Trudeau & Trump: #HandsOffVenezuela

Jan. 26, 2019: Members of the Venezuela Peace Committee and Peace Alliance Winnipeg rallied in Winnipeg outside the building the houses the United States Consulate to protest the actions taken by the Canadian and US governments to destabilize Venezuela.

What is happening in Venezuela?

By Paul S. Graham Mainstream media and government sources in Canada and the United States have provided an extremely unbalanced picture of Venezuela, portraying it as a dictatorship when in fact the governing party has won re-election consistently over the…