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Jewish & Iranian Communities Celebrate Friendship, Fight for Better Future

October 23, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO - Representatives of the grassroots Jewish and Iranian communities came together yesterday for an event that celebrated the rich history and friendship of the two communities. Continue reading

Three Ways for the Government to Combat Iran

The Iranian regime has been guilty of gross human rights violations since its inception in 1979. Continue reading

The Government Has No More Excuses: Deport Oberlander Immediately

Nazi death squad member and Ontario resident Helmut Oberlander October 22, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO - B'nai Brith Canada demands that the federal government ensure the swift deportation of ex-Nazi Helmut Oberlander. Continue reading

Celebrating Friendship Between Iranian and Jewish Communities

The Jewish and Iranian communities proudly stand shoulder to shoulder in the fight for peace, freedom and justice. Continue reading

B.C. Man Found Guilty Again after Inciting Hatred against Jews

An antisemitic image posted to the internet by Arthur Topham October 18, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada QUESNEL, B.C. – A B.C. man has been found guilty of breach of probation, following a prior conviction for wilfully promoting hatred against Jews in 2017. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Marks Historic Moment in Federal Politics

Annamie Paul, Green Party's newly elected leader (Times of Israel) October 4, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – In a historic moment for Canada, Annamie Paul has become the first Jewish woman to lead a major federal political party and the first Black woman to lead one on a permanent basis. Continue reading

PETITION: Maintain U of T's Academic Integrity

University of Toronto's Jackman Law Building (U of T) October 2, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Please sign this petition, led by University of Toronto faculty, encouraging the university to stand strong in refusing to hire Valentina Azarova to head its Faculty of Law’s International Human Rights Program (IHRP).  To sign this petition, CLICK HERE.  Continue reading

Congratulations to Montreal’s Diverse Minds Contest Winners!

Host Patrick Langlois (left) announces English First Place winners Leim Yip and Gabriel Morin. B'nai Brith Canada's Matthew Ross with his thumbs up. October 1, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL - B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to offer congratulations to the winners of last night’s Diverse Minds Creative Writing Competition in Montreal. Continue reading

U of T Must Resist Pressure Campaign

Michael Mostyn's op-ed in the print edition of Friday's Toronto Sun September 25, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B'nai Brith Canada is encouraging the University of Toronto to resist a pressure campaign demanding it hire an anti-Israel activist with ties to an organization closely linked to a terrorist group. Continue reading
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