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Canadian Fundraising Event Endorsing UNRWA Linked to Terrorist Supporter

Feb. 5, 2018 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A United Nations agency, already under fire for indoctrinating youngsters to violent struggle instead of peace, is raising money in Canada with help from a supporter of Palestinian terrorism, B’nai Brith Canada has learned. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Concerned by Aspects of M-103 Majority Report

Parliament Hill, Ottawa (Photo Credit: Wiki Commons) Feb. 1, 2018 OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is concerned that the Standing Committee on Canadian Heritage has advised the Government of Canada to “actively condemn” Islamophobia without defining what the controversial term actually means. Other aspects of the Committee’s report, however, should be commended. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Appalled by Antisemitism on “Muslims in Calgary” Website

  This photo was posted by the "Muslims in Calgary" Facebook page alongside the caption, "However one looks at Israel, it is a scourge, a cancer that needs to be dealt with." (Screenshot) Jan. 31, 2018 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada CALGARY – B’nai Brith Canada has filed a complaint with the Calgary Police Service over the virulently antisemitic content being promoted by a group, Muslims in Calgary, on its website and Facebook page. Continue reading

Permanent BDS Committee Struck Down at U of T – Again

Jan. 31, 2018 By Daniel KorenMedia CoordinatorB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – For the second time in slightly more than a year, a bid to establish a permanent committee to promote the boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement at the University of Toronto has failed. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Urges Poland to Reconsider Controversial Holocaust Bill

Jewish prisoners in Poland during the Holocaust (Getty Images) Jan. 29, 2018 By Daniel KorenMedia CoordinatorB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is strongly urging the Government of Poland to reconsider adopting proposed legislation that would outlaw blaming the country for any crimes committed during the Holocaust. Continue reading

Help B’nai Brith Canada Feed the Needy This Purim

Dear Friends, Each year before Purim and Chanukah, volunteers help B’nai Brith Canada package and deliver holiday-themed food bags to the most vulnerable members of our community, including seniors and individuals with disabilities. Continue reading

Canada’s Most Prominent Jewish Sports Writer Red Fisher Laid to Rest

Quebec Confidential Mike Cohen The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. Jan. 26, 2018 MONTREAL – On Jan. 24, at Paperman and Sons in Montreal, Canada's most prominent Jewish sports writer was laid to rest. Continue reading

With Mulcair to Retire, Will Outremont Elect a Jewish Member of Parliament?

Quebec Confidential Mike Cohen The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. Jan. 19, 2018 MONTREAL – Will Montreal have a second Jewish Member of Parliament before the end of 2018? Continue reading

Registration for 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic Now Open

Dear Friends, We are delighted to announce that registration for the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic is now open! This year's tournament will take place at the breathtaking Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont., on Monday, June 11, 2018. Continue reading

Holocaust Survivor Emphasizes Faith and Love at Toronto High School

Faigie Schmidt Libman speaks to students at Earl Haig Secondary School Jan. 15, 2018 By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – It's a simple message: No matter how bleak or even inhumane your surroundings are, one must have faith in the existence and presence of good people and love will overcome. Continue reading
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