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We Must Educate Our Children About Racism and Antisemitism

Sara McCleary The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. August 31, 2017 As the summer comes to a close, it’s nauseating to recount how many times I’ve seen a headline announcing that antisemitic graffiti had defaced the walls of a playground, elementary school, or Jewish community centre. Continue reading

Vancouver Providing Space for Antisemitism Despite Internal Recommendation

David Icke promoting antisemitic conspiracy theories (Photo Credit: YouTube Screenshot) By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of The League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada August 31, 2017VANCOUVER – The City of Vancouver is providing space to British author and conspiracy theorist David Icke, who has a long history of promoting antisemitic tropes, despite recommendations to cancel the performance from the city’s own Civic Theatres Board after it was called to its attention by B’nai Brith Canada. Continue reading

A Very Special Evening with Cantor Moshe Kraus

B’nai Brith Canada - Manitoba Region is proud to invite you to a meaningful event featuring renowned cantor and Holocaust survivor Moshe Kraus and his wife Rivka. Continue reading

Now More Than Ever

  August 25, 2017 In recent weeks, Jewish communities across North America have been left reeling from a renewed wave of public antisemitism. Continue reading

Questionable Decision: Government to Provide up to $25-million to UNRWA

August 24, 2017 By Marty YorkChief Media OfficerB'nai Brith Canada The Canadian Government announced Thursday that it will continue to supply support of up to $25-million to Palestinian refugees via the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA). Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Welcomes New Regional Director in Manitoba

Ran Ukashi August 23, 2017 By Hailey KobrinCommunications AssociateB'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce that Ran Ukashi has joined the organization as Regional Director in Manitoba. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Appoints New Director of Government Relations

Brian Herman August 23, 2017 By Hailey KobrinCommunications AssociateB'nai Brith Canada B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to announce that Brian Herman has been appointed to serve as its Director of Government Relations. Continue reading

Niki Ashton Responds to B'nai Brith Advocacy, Cuts Off Endorsement by Holocaust Denier

Niki Ashton August 22, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO - Earlier today, B'nai Brith Canada issued a press release ‎calling on NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton to reject the endorsements of Nazih Khatatba, who has a history of promoting Holocaust denial. Continue reading

NDP Leadership Candidate Endorsed by Holocaust-Denying Community Leader and Newspaper

Niki Ashton stands with Nazih Khatatba at an August 11 fundraiser in Mississauga (Source: Facebook)  August 22, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO - NDP leadership candidate Niki Ashton has been endorsed by a controversial Canadian-Palestinian figure with a history of Holocaust denial. Continue reading

Someone Had to Die for The Daily Stormer to be Removed

Sara McCleary The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. August 22, 2017 The eyes of the world have been on Charlottesville, Virginia since the recent white nationalist rallies broke out and turned violent, culminating in 19 injuries and the death of 32-year-old Heather Heyer, who had been there as a counter-demonstrator. Continue reading
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