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B'nai Brith welcomes Israel/Turkey agreement

Photo Credit: Shutterstock B’nai Brith Canada welcomes the arrival of a new agreement between Israel and Turkey that will reestablish diplomatic ties between the two countries. Continue reading

New Jersey Passes Anti-Boycott Legislation

  By Jordan Zaitchik  B'nai Brith Canada   New Jersey has become the 23rd state to have an anti-boycotts law and the 13th to outright ban  the movement. Continue reading

Dead Soldiers' Families to Meet with Leaders After Israel/Turkey Deal

Lt. Hadar Goldin (L) and Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul (R).   By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Israel’s Channel 10 News is reporting that the families of deceased soldiers will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday, following outcry over Israel’s new agreement with Turkey. Continue reading

University gives British Student money for Antisemitic Abuse

University of York student Zachary Confino (Credit: The Telegraph) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada A British university student is receiving monetary retribution after years of antisemitic abuse on campus from members of the school’s student union. Continue reading

Petition to the Green Party of Canada

On June 22, 2016, B'nai Brith Canada issued a statement informing Canadians about two anti-Israel motions being proposed at the Green Party's convention in August, one of which is co-sponsored by a representative from Independent Jewish Voices (IJV), while the other was submitted by an IJV member. Continue reading

Abbas to EU: Israel Poisons Water, if 'Occupation' Ends So Will Terrorism

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (Credit: Wikipedia Commons) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada While the world was engrossed in the UK referendum vote to leave the EU, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas wasted no time delivering a plethora of nonsensical anti-Israel rhetoric to the very same European parliament this week. Continue reading

Anti-boycotts Legislation on the way in California

  By Jordan Zaitchik   Staff Writer/Researcher   B'nai Brith Canada    California is en route to become the 22nd state to have an anti-boycotts law. Continue reading

Elizabeth May Responds to Complaints from Jewish Community

In response to thousands of email complaints in the past couple of days from the Jewish community, Green Party leader Elizabeth May had this to say in an email reply Thursday: Continue reading

Reactions Pour in to B'nai Brith on Green Party and IJV

Following the revelation of the Green Party's heavy reliance on the discredited Independent Jewish Voices organization this week, B'nai Brith Canada has received a large number of responses and reactions from the Jewish community, praising the work of our advocacy and communications teams. Continue reading

You can help stop the Green Party's Antisemitism

Dear Friend,  As you may have heard, the Green Party of Canada will be holding a national convention in Ottawa this August to formulate its new foreign policy. Of the two foreign policy resolutions to be debated, both deal solely with the Jewish State — one to endorse the antisemitic boycott against Israel, and the other to revoke the charitable status of the Jewish National Fund (JNF). Continue reading
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