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History[ edit ] Since its founding inthe CAF has represented the Arab community with regard to a range of foreign and domestic issues. Published inthe study determined that Arabs were repeatedly portrayed in a stereotypical fashion as bloodthirsty terroristsuntrustworthy, ignorant, cruel, and backward.
The researcher pointed to the danger of such pervasive negative imagery, recalling the role played by German caricaturists in their similar depictions of Jews as laying the basis for the Holocaust. He was sent to Syria, where he was imprisoned and tortured for a year before being released.
The joint submission continued: Democratic and legal rights and liberties, pluralism, respect for human dignity and the rule of law are the principles that define us as Canadians. They are what safeguard democracy. If, in the name of fighting terrorism, we sacrifice these values for the sake of security, we lose our character, our identity, the very essence of a free and democratic society.
We lose the war on terrorism if we become that kind of state that represses democratic rights and freedoms. CAF President Khaled Mouammar said that moving the embassy would have meant recognizing territory that was taken by force.
The mayors called for Canada to put pressure on the government of Israel to permit them to return.
Canon Borden Purcell infor comments that he made about anti-Semitism and anti-Zionism. Purcell, who was chair of the Ontario Human Rights Commission at the time, had remarked that "public expressions of anti-Zionism have now replaced public expressions of anti-Semitism". Saleh responded that most Arabs oppose Zionism because of its pivotal role in the foundation of the State of Israel and of the "present plight of the Palestinians", adding that it was "not directed at Jews or their religion.
Would the Americans employ Russians? Archbishop Hilarion Capuccititular archbishop of Caesarea for the Melkite Greek Catholic Churchwho served several years in prison in Israel in the s for using his diplomatic status to smuggle arms to the Palestine Liberation Army.
Saleh asserted that the Israeli government was not providing the city with adequate infrastructure. In Januaryhe wrote that Bnai Brith Canada and the Jewish Defence League were using "bullying and intimidation tactics to silence criticism of Israel" and had launched "a vicious campaign of intimidation" against movements that call for boycotts of Israel within the Canadian political landscape.
Khaled Mouammar stated that he "certainly agrees" with the declaration.
However, the CAF did not sign the declaration because it "does not qualify," since the document was endorsed at a convention for Palestinians, and not for Arabs in general. Between andnearlyPalestinians were expelled from their homes and lands and over Palestinian villages and neighborhoods were destroyed, and their inhabitants prevented from ever returning to their homeland.
CAF believes that popular awareness of the plight of Palestinians will bring the day when the Israeli occupation will end and the refugees will return to Palestine.
The Canadian government has been a major supporter of the Israeli Apartheid Regime, both economically Canada has a Free Trade Agreement with Israel that grosses over 1 billion dollars and diplomatically Canada voted against the Palestinian Refugees Right of Return at the UN in March of this year, Canada was also the first country to declare sanctions against the Democratically elected Hamas government.
At a protest outside the Israeli Consulate in Toronto, Mallah stated, in a speech to the crowd, that: Both groups are resisting the illegal Israeli occupation of Lebanon and Palestine respectively which right is guaranteed under international law" and called on the Canadian Government to "remove Hezbollah and Hamas from the list of banned organizations.
The Government justified its decision by stating that the first Durban Conference of "turned into an embarrassing promotion of racist attitudes" and became "a bit of a circus for intolerance and bigotry, particularly but not exclusively directed at the Jewish people.
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