MPs from four major parties have gone on these trips with the Zionist organization, receiving average benefits worth more than $12,000.
Davide Mastracci is the opinion editor at The Maple. He was previously the managing editor at Passage.
In recent weeks, many people in Canada have been investigated, suspended and/or fired by their employer for posting about Palestine.
The image was taken by a former director of communications for Israel and spread by a pro-Israel lobby group to smear Palestinians.
Israel lobby groups have used claims of ‘rising antisemitism’ based on shoddy data to try to ban pro-Palestine protests.
Israel has killed more than 3,100 Palestinian children since October 7, but many journalists have still not called for a ceasefire.
Media and political focus on Cafe Landwer is another attempt to equate anti-Zionism with antisemitism as a means to smear Palestinians.
The NDP has shown that it is willing to stand by as genocide unfolds, saving its harshest actions for those fighting back.
A variety of Canadian columnists, editorial boards, panellists and hosts have called for and/or supported Israel’s brutal actions.
Palestinians are constantly subjected to a level of scrutiny never applied to supporters of the civilian-slaughtering apartheid state.