The hunger strikers are protesting a wide range of human rights violations, but on top of all these is the most grievous one of all—the fifty-year Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza, and the massive violations of Palestinian human and national rights in entails.
“we have an incredible climate change plan that includes putting a price on carbon pollution, also investing in clean innovation. But we also know we need to get our natural resources to market and we’re doing both”. Right. But doing the second negates the first – in fact, it completely overwhelms it.
“The average Canadian understands this is targeted at us (Muslims),” Arar said Friday. “With Bill C-51, you are basically saying, ‘Muslims are dangerous.’ This is the message that is being given.”Arar called on the Liberal government of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to scrap what he called an unnecessary law introduced by the Conservatives.