Author Archives: David Heap and Ehab Lotayef

About David Heap and Ehab Lotayef

Linguistics professor David Heap and IT engineer & poet Ehab Lotayef are Steering Committee member with the Canadian Boat for Gaza ( and Gaza’s Ark ( They were on the Tahrir when it was attacked and seized last November and spent six days in Israeli prison before being deported back to Canada.

New campaign challenges blockade a year after Greece blocked flotilla to Gaza

Launched in May 2012, Gaza’s Ark ( is a new campaign in cooperation with organizations and individuals in Palestine, Canada, Australia and the U.S. which aims to build hope on the ground in Gaza in order to sail from Palestine against the blockade.

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