By Aidan Fishman
Campus Advocacy Co-ordinator
B’nai Brith Canada
Monika Schaefer, who stood as the Green Party of Canada’s candidate in the Alberta riding of Yellowhead in 2006, 2008 and 2011, is denying the Holocaust in a homemade Youtube video.Read more
By Jordan Zaitchik
B'nai Brith Canada
Earlier this week, B'nai Brith Canada began a series of revelations following an investigation of
Independent Jewish Voices.
By Amanda Hohmann
League of Human Rights
B'nai Brith Canada
As reported by CIJNews Wednesday, “Independent Jewish Voices” (IJV) has admitted to posting an article on social media that promotes Holocaust denial, but claims it was all unintentional. The article in question was published by Veterans Today, a white supremacist website.
IJV has since doctored its original statement, which was issued in response to Tuesday’s B’nai Brith Canada Investigation revealing that IJV has a history of engaging with Veterans Today.Read more
B’nai Brith Investigation: A so-called Jewish group has
links to a White Supremacist Hate Site
Iran’s annual international cartoon contest, which trivializes the Holocaust and compares Israel's treatment of Palestinians to the horrors of the Nazi regime, perpetuates antisemitic stereotypes, B’nai Brith Canada says.
The contest, which began May 14, runs for two weeks and has already received 150 entries from over 50 countries.Read more
After a condemnation from B’nai Brith following a notorious Holocaust denier and conspiracy theorist’s lecture at the University of Toronto’s JJR Macleod Auditorium on April 29, 2016, the university responded by banning Modern Knowledge, the promotional group which brought O’Keefe to campus, from booking any halls or venues on campus in the future.Read more
B’nai Brith Canada is expressing outrage over hateful and antisemitic lectures delivered by Ken O’Keefe at the Beit Zatoun Palestinian cultural centre and the University of Toronto on April 28 and 29. These lectures occurred just days before Yom HaShoah – Holocaust Remembrance Day, which commemorates the 6-million Jews slaughtered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.Read more