HRC in Hill Times: "Larson's Proposal Only Serves to Protract the Conflict"

In the Hill Times today, HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman notes that Peter Larson’s ploy to scapegoat Israel vis-à-vis the settlements and his advocating that Canada revise its immigration regulations and impose visa obligations for only Jewish “settlers” is absurd and is inherently discriminatory.  Read our commentary in full by clicking here or in full below:  

HRC Counters NCCAR's "Border Inaccuracies" in Embassy Magazine Letter

An August 21 Embassy Magazine column by Peter Larson of the National Council on Canada Arab Relations (NCCAR) incorrectly referred to an “illegal occupation” of the West Bank. The column also wrongly asserted that “Accepting the 1967 border as a basis for discussion …means that the Palestinian starting point would be on only 22 per cent […]