JSpaceCanada mourns the loss of the three kidnapped boys, Eyal Yifrach, Gil-ad Shaar and Naftali Fraenkel. May their memories be for a blessing. We extend our heartfelt condolences to their families. We believe that both sides should work together to end the violence and the suffering of innocent civilians. For all of us now and […]
In Andrew Griffith’s opinion piece entitled “Is Criticism of Israel anti-Semitic”, published in The Canadian Jewish News on Mar 20, the author opines that a broad range of Jewish groups, including JSpaceCanada, should be engaged to ensure a more nuanced understanding of what is and what is not anti-Semitic. Read the entire article here.
Nora Gold’s article “The Real Agenda of ‘Israel Apartheid Week’” was published in the Opinion section of Toronto Star on Friday, Mar 13. Nora, one of the founders of JSpaceCanada, mentions JSpaceCanada as an example of a progressive Zionist organization formed to provide an alternative to both the pro-Israel right and the anti-Israel left. Read […]
JSpaceCanada’s event on Mar 31 at the Wolfond Centre featured a challenging conversation on a lesser-known obstacle to civilized discussion and debate of the conflict: David Dewitt of the Centre for International Governance Innovation and Irving Weisdorf of Truth Must Be Told talked about how the terminology used to describe the conflict and the territories bias our solutions. This interesting evening was moderated […]