While there are voices from individuals in the Toronto Jewish community who may claim this hurtful, I too am the Toronto Jewish community. Queers welcome aboard aid shipsHa'aretz, June 30, You cannot single out Pride, Councilor Pasternak. They include setting up a dispute resolution panel that will take responsibility for deciding who marches in the parade. I am deeply offended. Blog at WordPress.
As this crisis hit, it soon became obvious that the culture of shame that dominated at the time was killing people; it was killing the queer community, it was killing our friends and members of our families.
From South Africa to Israel". Toronto StarApril 15, Electronic IntifadaJuly 1,
That experience significantly altered my perception of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, as well as historical processes of colonialism more generally, and since then I have seldom revealed to an acquaintance that I am Jewish without also adding that I am an anti-Zionist.