We interviewed a member of the anti-imperialist formation Demilitarize McGill, to talk about the upcoming #RememberThis week of events challenging militarism and colonialism at McGill University in response to Canadian Remembrance Day.
On this episode: We announce our new monthly live broadcast on CKUT, share another instalment of BDS Watch Watch, and announce our upcoming #WarOnChristmas special. We highlight some awkward pivots made by institutional Jewish groups after Harper’s defeat, talk about the Arbeter Ring shaking off it’s dust in New York City, and share some updates on the struggle against the City of Montreal’s sewage dump.
For other #BDSWatchWatch segments, check out our Short: BDSWatchWatch with Naomi Dann, and Episode 8: Indigenous Led Struggle Against Polluting the St Lawrence Rive, and the last time we’ll mention #elexn42. Finally, if you’re eager to find out how our Christmas episode went, listen to Treyf’s War on Christmas.
Episode 10: #RememberThis, and Ain’t Gonna Work on A Saturday! – Show Notes
News 1 – Jewish Salon
News 2 – Institutional Jewish Pivots
- The Walrus – Jew V Jew V Jew V Jew V Jew V Jew
- CJN – Trudeau Reaches Out to CIJA to Affirm Support for Israel
- Twitter – Justin Trudeau
- CJN – Q&A With Justin Trudeau: I Am Opposed to the BDS Movement
News 3 – BDS Watch Watch
- CJN – Waterloo Student Group Presses for Israel Boycott
- UW Imprint – Student Group Submits Ethical Collaboration Petition to Feds for Referendum
- UW Imprint – Ethics or Politics – Will our Campus be Divided?
- IJV – Independent Jewish Voices’ First Student Club Starts at York University
- Hasbara Fellowships – Independent Jewish Voices and Mine
- JTA – French High Court Confirms BDS Activists’ Discrimination Convictions
- WSJ – EU Sets Guidelines for Labelling Products from Jewish Settlements in Palestinian Territories
- Jew School – Fight for $15: Bringing Back those Yiddish Sashes
- Jews for Racial and Economic Justice
- Arbeter Ring / Workmen’s Circle NY
- CBC – Mercier Bridge Protest Targets Montreal Sewage Dump
- Reclaim Turtle Island – #FlushGate Timeline of Events
- Buzzfeed – Ben Carson: Egyptian Pyramids Built for Grain Storage, Not by Aliens or as Tombs