Israel: Canada’s Human Rights Exception.

Israel: Canada’s Human Rights Exception.

You are invited to a free event to hear three experts on the Israel Palestine situation, and Canada's role in that.

William Geimer, retired trial lawyer and law professor and legal advisor to Elizabeth May, will speak on international law of self-defense and Israel's perversion of it. He will be joined by Adrian Fine, retired academic kidney specialist and member of Independent Jewish Voices, and long time participant in pro-Palestinian activities; and Michael Carpenter, a post-doctoral fellow with the Borders in Globalization project at the University of Victoria, he will speak to Palestinian protest methods, life under occupation, dynamics of nonviolent action, and issues related to human rights and Canadian policy.

Panel will be moderated by Eva Manly, former producer of Pressure Point on Cable TV., and participant on the 2016 Women's Boat to Gaza.

Sponsored by Duncan United Church, MidIslanders for Justice and Peace in the Middle East, and Cowichan Valley Quakers.

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