Corned beef and Israel at 60

The National Gallery of Canada was where the Israeli embassy held their huge Israel’s 60th anniversary party. The food included salads, chocolate and the popular corned beef tables. Most important, it tasted amazing and did not run out.


Rona Ambrose, the Minister of Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of Western Economic Diversification,with her aide Jonah Mozeson.


Manning Centre Fellow Stephen Taylor of with Environment Minister John Baird (right).


Manning Centre Program Coordinator Chris McCluskey at the corned beef table.


A few days later, Palestinian protesters gathered on the Hill with black balloons.

Other recent heated protests on the Hill included this Pro Life rally.



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