Claire Hurtig (Treyf’s director of design) discusses Israeli pinkwashing and a recent Quebec delegation of LGBT Quebecois(es) to Israel.
On this episode we talk about the Jewish Defence League (JDL) trying to setup a chapter in Montreal. As well as the expansion of the Canada-Israel Free Trade agreement. We give a nod to the St.Louis JVP in their response to the ADL’s collaboration with city police. Finally, we question the royal family’s “heil-gate”
If you want to hear more about the phenomenon of pinkwashing, you can listen to episode 12 and episode 14 of our podcast:
On Episode 12: #Cancel Pinkwashing and the Intersectionality Boogieman Liza Behrendt of Jewish Voice for Peace discusses the Cancel Pinkwashing mobilization that took place at the National LGBTQ Task Force’s Creating Change Conference in Chicago.
On Episode 14: Resisting Pinkwashing with Dean Spade activist and academic Dean Spade talks about backlash that he received after the Creating Change conference, and what it means to talk about anti-semitism from an anti-zionist perspective.
1) Jewish Heritage Month:
3) CIFTA Expansion:
5) St.Louis JVP on ADL:
6) Honourable Mentions: