January 2015 archive

VOP 2015-01-29: Tyler Levitan from IJV on Canada’s Shameless Policies

This week Voice of Palestine cohost Hanna Kawas has a conversation with Tyler Levitan, campaign coordinator for Independent Jewish Voices IJV. He talks with him about IJV’s reaction to recent statements from the Canadian government, including Minister Blaney’s declaration about “zero-tolerance” on the BDS Movement, and the Harper government’s shameless policy on Zionism and anti-Semitism.

VOP 2015-01-12: Rev. Robert Assaly of Canadian Friends of Sabeel

This week Voice of Palestine talks with Canadian Friends of Sabeel (CFOS) Chair, Rev. Robert Assaly, who was recently in Palestine for the 5th anniversary of the Kairos Palestine Document. Our discussion covered many aspects of his extended trip to Palestine(which also included Gaza), as well as the upcoming conference in Vancouver at the end of April on Christian Zionism.

VOP 2015-01-02: Mazin Qumsiyeh and 2014 in Review

This week Voice of Palestine interviews Prof. Mazin Qumsiyeh from Beit Sahour in Palestine. Mazin is a well-known Palestinian author, activist and educator who teaches at both Bir Zeit and Bethlehem Universities. We talk with him about Christmas in Bethlehem this year, 2014 in review, and the new Palestine Museum of Natural History of which Mazin is the general director.