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B’nai Brith Canada Outraged After Protesters Burn Israeli Flags in Vancouver

Pro-Palestinian protesters burn Israeli flags in Vancouver (Photo Credit: Facebook) By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada December 10, 2017 VANCOUVER – B’nai Brith Canada is outraged and calling for action after anti-Israel protests took place in Vancouver Friday and Saturday, when children were encouraged to chant terrorist slogans and protesters stole and destroyed Israeli flags.   Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Calls on Ottawa to Follow U.S. Lead on Jerusalem

By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada Dec. 6, 2017  OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is calling on Ottawa to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and make plans to relocate its embassy from Tel Aviv, as U.S. President Donald Trump prepares to announce a similar move later today. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Calls for Removal of UN Palestinian Rapporteur

Michael Lynk speaks at a Nov. 29 fundraiser for Canadian Friends of Sabeel (Screenshot) Dec. 4, 2017 TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is calling on the United Nations to strip Michael Lynk of his position as “Special Rapporteur for Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territory” after he headlined a fundraiser for a radical anti-Israel group. Continue reading

WATCH: The Silencing of Jewish Suffering in Syria

By Tevy PilcWriter/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada Nov. 30, 2017Seventy years ago, before the establishment of the State of Israel, there were nearly 1-million Jews living in Egypt, Syria, Iran, Iraq, and throughout the Middle East. Continue reading

Rise in Anti-Jewish Hate Crimes Confirmed by Statistics Canada

This antisemitic graffiti was discovered defacing a high school in York Region, Ont. earlier this year Nov. 28, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – A report released by Statistics Canada Tuesday reveals a significant increase in hate crimes targeting Canada’s Jewish population in 2016.  Continue reading

Group that Hosted Neo-Nazi Launches Campaign to Preserve Hate Rallies in Toronto

  By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada Nov. 27, 2017 TORONTO – A Toronto group that played host to a neo-Nazi speaker in April of 2016 is leading the charge against an effort by City Councillor James Pasternak to prohibit “hate-sponsored rallies” on public property. Continue reading

Winnipeg Radio Station Takes Action Against Antisemitism

  Nov. 24, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada WINNIPEG – A prominent Winnipeg radio station has suspended one of its programs after B’nai Brith Canada highlighted its promotion of antisemitic conspiracy theories. Continue reading

Premier, University of Lethbridge Respond to Anthony Hall Saga

Anthony Hall By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada Nov. 24, 2017 LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – More developments have come to light after Thursday’s shocking revelation that disgraced University of Lethbridge Professor Anthony Hall would be returning to work. Continue reading

Holocaust-denying Professor Back in Classroom Thanks to Government of Alberta

  Anthony Hall appearing in a Holocaust-denial video produced by Alfred Schaefer (Photo Credit: YouTube Screenshot) Nov. 23, 2017LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – B’nai Brith Canada is outraged that Professor Anthony Hall has returned to work at the University of Lethbridge, after he was suspended for promoting antisemitism in October of 2016. Continue reading

Say NO to “Swastika Trail” in Ontario

  A barrage of racist graffiti has resurfaced in recent months, like this swastika that defaced the walls of a high school in Vaughan, Ont. last June Nov. 23, 2017 PUSLINCH, Ont. – B’nai Brith Canada is calling on Canadians of good conscience from across the country to help remove the name “Swastika Trail” from an Ontario town by signing a petition that will be presented to the town’s council. Continue reading
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