They claim to be redirecting funding to put it more in line with 'Canadian Values'?
And did you wonder what those 'Canadian Values' are?
Apparently building courts and prisons in Palestine. What the hell?
How is it our job to be judge, jury and executioner ... in Palestine?
These guys scare the hell out of me. We've got to get the nuts off the hill and the Reformers out of government, because clearly they have no idea what Canadians value. We prefer it be humanitarian aid.
Canada redirects funding for UN relief agency
By Antonia Zerbisias
January 15, 2010
Is Canada pulling the plug on the UN's Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA), which provides education, health and other social services in 59 Palestinian refugee camps in the Middle East?
Will UNRWA's Canadian funding be diverted instead to training Palestinian police forces and building courthouses and prisons? That's certainly what was suggested on Wednesday by Treasury Minister Vic Toews in both the Jerusalem Post and a news release from B'nai Brith Canada ....