All posts for March 2009

Quebec festival drops “Tolerance” award

March 10th, 2009 | Posted in Boycott, Canada, Palestine, Quebec

Open letter to Les Grands Ballets canadiens de Montréal

March 9th, 2009 | Posted in Boycott, Canada, Palestine, Quebec
    Open letter to les Grands Ballets canadiens de Montréal.

Dear Alain Dancyger, directeur général, Les Grands Ballets canadiens de Montréal

In 2008, Jean-Luc Godard, the celebrated French film maker, one of the founding members of the French New Wave in 1960s cinema, declined an invitation to be a participant in The Tel Aviv International Student Film Festival. Godard’s refusal to attend the festival was a recognition of the importance of the Anti-Apartheid boycott movement called for by many Palestinian, Israeli and Human Rights organizations world-wide.

This letter is an appeal to you by Tadamon!, a Montreal-based collective which works in solidarity with struggles for self-determination, equality and justice in the Middle East and is deeply involved in the international campaign for boycott, divestment and sanctions against the Israeli government.

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Artists Against Apartheid VI

March 8th, 2009 | Posted in Boycott, Canada, Palestine, Quebec

Montreal: Slingshot Hip Hop

March 6th, 2009 | Posted in Boycott, Canada, Palestine

closing event for Israeli Apartheid Week 2009 co-presented with Cinema Politica

    MONDAY MARCH 9 19h30
    Concordia University
    1455 de maisonneuve, room H-110
    free screening: donations welcome
    metro Guy-Concordia
    Montreal, Quebec.

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