Landy agreed that, after 1993 and the Oslo Accords, both the Jewish community and Israel had become “complacent,” believing that anti-Semitism might finally be on the wane.
But he said it still made sense for the CJC to deal with domestic Canadian issues while the Canada-Israel Committee handled events affecting the Middle East.
When a Canadian synagogue gets sprayed with graffiti, “it’s something that affects the community directly here in Canada,” said Landy. “There needs to be a voice that speaks for local issues and the local community without tying it to issues related to Israel.”Actually, Keith, as these Queen's Park Seethe-a-thon demonstrates, these days it all relates to Israel.
Who do you think is scrawling "Islam will rule" on local Jewish property--Nazis?
Update: Here's BCF's footage of daffy Zaffy Bangar at the Seethe-a-thon. But don't worry--it isn't "hate" because Zaffy assures us he loves Jews in general and loathes Zionists in particular--and only because they stole the Palestinians' land and thus have no right to be sovereign over it. (Can't you feel the love? Doesn't it make you feel all