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B'nai Brith Canada Celebrates Small Towns, Big Stories

B'nai Brith Canada community members enjoying a walking tour of Midland, Ontario. June 14, 2019 TORONTO – More than 200 people recently joined B’nai Brith Canada in Midland, Ont., for a day of learning. Continue reading

Hamas Hailed at Calgary al-Quds Day Rally

Click on the image above to watch a clip of an al-Quds attendee yelling "Long Live Hamas!" June 7, 2019 CALGARY – Slogans praising the Hamas terrorist group were heard at the al-Quds Day hatefest outside Calgary City Hall last Friday afternoon. Continue reading

Federal Election Dispute Over Jewish Holidays Heading to Court

June 7, 2019 TORONTO – A candidate in the upcoming federal election and another member of the Jewish community are asking the Federal Court to shift the election date to avoid discrimination against observant Canadian Jews. Continue reading

Amazing Auction Items to be Featured at Our 4th Annual Charity Golf Classic!

June 4, 2019 B’nai Brith Canada’s annual charity golf tournament has come a long way in a short time, and we are extremely proud of our ascent.  Continue reading

Toronto-Area Imam Suggests “Zionists” Behind New Zealand Mosque Massacre

Imam Zafar Bangash speaks at the 2019 al-Quds Day Rally in Toronto Continue reading

Sign Threatening Massacre of Jews Brandished at Toronto al-Quds Day Rally

A sign brandished at the 2019 Toronto al-Quds Day rally (Photo Credit: BlazingCatFur) June 2, 2019 TORONTO – A sign alluding to a historical massacre of Jews was carried openly at the annual al-Quds Day hatefest in downtown Toronto on Saturday afternoon. Continue reading

Toronto al-Quds Organizer Promotes Antisemitic Content Online

An image shared on Facebook by a Toronto al-Quds Day organizer May 30, 2019 TORONTO – An official organizer of Toronto’s annual al-Quds Day hatefest has spread antisemitic conspiracy theories online, a B’nai Brith Canada investigation has revealed. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Submits Recommendations to Minister Gould, MPs on Combating Online Hatred

Brian Herman (Government Relations Director, B'nai Brith Canada), Michael Mostyn (CEO, B'nai Brith Canada), Karina Gould (Minister for Democratic Institutions), MP Marco Mendicino (Eglinton—Lawrence), Shimon Koffler Fogel (CEO, CIJA) and Richard Marceau (VP, External Affairs and General Counsel, CIJA) discuss combating online hatred in Ottawa on May 27, 2019 May 28, 2019 By Josh AzizaResearch AssociateB'nai Brith Canada  OTTAWA – In response to Canada’s signing of the Christchurch Call to Action, representatives from B’nai Brith Canada met with elected officials and political dignitaries Monday to submit recommendations on how the federal government can better combat online hatred. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Reiterates Opposition to Bill 21 in Proposal to Quebec National Assembly

Les citoyens manifestent contre le projet de loi 21 à Montréal/Protestors demonstrate against Bill 21 in Montreal QUEBEC – Alors que la province de Québec se prépare à adopter une nouvelle loi interdisant les employés de la fonction publique d’afficher des symboles religieux, B’nai Brith Canada réitère son opposition dans des mémoires détaillés à la Commission des institutions de l’Assemblée nationale du Québec. Continue reading

'We Take Direction from Palestinian Leadership,' IJV Representative Admits

Flyer advertising anti-Israel rally in Toronto on May 18 May 21, 2019 TORONTO – A representative of the “Independent Jewish Voices” (IJV) fringe group admitted Saturday that the organization takes its direction from Palestinians and not members of Canada’s grassroots Jewish community. Continue reading
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