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Massive Defeat for Anti-Israel Forces as Pro-BDS Resolution Stalls at NDP Convention

Feb. 16, 2018  By Aidan Fishman Interim National Director, League for Human Rights B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – In a massive setback for Canada’s anti-Israel camp, a resolution aiming to eliminate Israel as a Jewish State will not be voted on by NDP members at this weekend’s national convention in Ottawa. Continue reading

Vancouver Imam Rails Against “Malevolent Jews” in Public Prayer Session

Caption (Screengrab of a video featuring Imam Tarek Ramadan leading a call to prayer at an anti-Israel rally in Vancouver Feb. 15, 2018  By Aidan Fishman Interim National Director League for Human Rights B'nai Brith Canada VANCOUVER – A Vancouver imam is in hot water once again after he was caught condemning “the malevolent Jews” and calling for the destruction of “the enemies of Islam” at a downtown anti-Israel protest. Continue reading

Tell the NDP: Don't Single Out Israel

Feb. 14, 2018 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – Canadians should be concerned that the country's third-largest political party will be asked to consider voting for a resolution that aims to eliminate Israel as a Jewish State. Continue reading

Sign Up for B'nai Brith's 2018 Human Rights Initiative Grant

Feb. 9, 2018 By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada-Midwest Region and The League for Human Rights are now accepting applicants for its 2018 Human Rights Initiative Grant in Manitoba. Continue reading

Help B'nai Brith Deliver Purim Food Bags to the Needy!

Feb. 8, 2018 Attention drivers in the Greater Toronto Area: B'nai Brith Canada needs YOUR help! Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Representatives Testify on Terrorism Overhaul

B'nai Brith Canada's Michael Mostyn and David Matas testifying at the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security on Feb. 9, 2018. Feb. 8, 2018 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA– B’nai Brith Canada representatives Michael Mostyn (Chief Executive Officer) and David Matas (Senior Legal Counsel) testified before the Standing Committee on Public Safety and National Security Thursday regarding Bill C-59, an act that would alter Canada’s approach to combating terrorism. Continue reading

Transport Minister Garneau Expands Upon New Agreement with Israel

Quebec Confidential Mike Cohen The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. Feb. 7, 2018 MONTREAL – Marc Garneau is no stranger to the State of Israel. He has been to the Jewish State four times now. Continue reading

Community Organizations and Members Come Together to Honour International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ran Ukashi The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. Feb. 7, 2018 WINNIPEG – In honour of International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan. 27, 2018, B’nai Brith Canada came together in Winnipeg with the Canadian Museum for Human Rights and several community organizations to put on a free three-part series to mark the occasion, entitled Italy During the Fascist Era. Continue reading

Tenth Anniversary of B'nai Brith's Seniors Program

Feb. 7, 2018 By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO -- B'nai Brith Canada celebrated the 10th anniversary of its Seniors' Outreach Program with a massive party at its national headquarters in Toronto. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Deeply Disappointed by McGill Report on Antisemitism

The Arts Building at McGill University in Montreal, Canada (Getty Images) Feb. 6, 2018 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL – B’nai Brith Canada is expressing its frustration after a McGill University report asserted that antisemitism played no role in the removal of Jewish student Noah Lew and two pro-Israel peers from student government in October. Continue reading
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