Sorry for the break. Short of a substantial posting, here’s an update on what I’m up to these days.
* Working with Colombia solidarity groups against the Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement. The best source right now I’d say is the Canada-Colombia project of La Chiva.
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Omar Barghouti is an activist and writer based in Palestine. He was one of the early advocates of a Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions strategy against Israel’s occupation and apartheid policies. He was one of the headline speakers of Israeli Apartheid Week (IAW) 2009. I interviewed him in Toronto on March 2, 2009.
Justin Podur (JP): Perhaps we should start with an outline of the call for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS), and the demands of the call.
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