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2014.08.14 - Day of Rage, Montreal Protest, Art and social change

2014.08.14 - Day of Rage, Montreal Protest, Art and social change

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This week we covered:

- The Latest from Gaza: Ceasefire and the demands of each side

- A Canadian nominated for the UN commission investigating possible war crimes committed in Gaza and west bank

- Day of Rage: International solidarity with Palestine

• London: 150 000 in front of BBC headquarter
• South-Africa: 50 000 condemning Israeli apartheid, including archbishop Desmond Tutu
• Washington DC: thousands in front of the White House to condemn US's financial and military aid to Israel

- Montreal protest (Aug. 10): 10 000 in a protest endorsed by more than 60 organisations

• Interview with Mario Beaulieu, the leader of the Bloc Quebecois
• Interview with Yves Engler, Author of the book Canada and Israel: Building Apartheid

- The Palestine Solidarity Sessions: Interview with Kevin Lo of Loki Design:
• Imaging Apartheid
• The “In Gaza” memorial project
• The use of art as a tool for social change
• The Gaza Poster Project
• The Humanité Magazine Poster Project

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