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B’nai Brith Canada Supports UNESCO Bid to Combat Antisemitism, Urges Reconsidering Anti-Israel Resolutions

June 22, 2018 By Violet LevinGovernment Relations AssociateB’nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is supporting a new initiative to combat antisemitism from UNESCO and the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe’s (OSCE) Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights. Continue reading

Alberta Professor Anthony Hall Continues to Peddle Antisemitic Conspiracy Theories

Anthony Hall converses with Jeremy Rothe-Kushel during Friday's episode of "False Flag Weekly News" (YouTube Screenshot) June 21, 2018 By Aidan FishmanDirector of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – A professor at the University of Lethbridge in southern Alberta is peddling fresh antisemitic conspiracy theories over the Internet, despite facing an investigation into his earlier activity. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Leader Receives Posthumous Award for Community Service

Lynn Weinstein (centre) accepts the D'Arcy McGee citizenship medal on behalf of her husband June 20, 2018 By Daniel KorenMedia CoordinatorB'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL – Representatives from B’nai Brith Canada, elected officials, and Montrealers of all stripes assembled for the 4th Annual D’Arcy McGee National Assembly Citizenship Medal ceremony Tuesday to posthumously honour former B’nai Brith Canada National President and community leader Gerry Weinstein z"l. Continue reading

B'nai Brith International: U.S. Withdrawal from UNHRC an Opportunity for Reform

A session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) June 20, 2018 The following is a press release issued by B'nai Brith International. GENEVA – ​The United States’ decision to withdraw from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) presents the international organization with an important opportunity for dramatic and urgently needed reform, as the steady politicization of the body has rendered it largely irrelevant at best and a destructive actor at worst. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada CEO Addresses Toronto City Hall about al-Quds Day

Toronto Mayor John Tory (left) and B'nai Brith Canada CEO Michael Mostyn at Toronto City Hall  June 19, 2018 By Tevy PilcWriter/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Michael Mostyn, Chief Executive Officer of B'nai Brith Canada, appeared at Toronto City Hall Tuesday to speak to the city's Executive Committee on matters concerning the annual al-Quds Day rally. Continue reading

Sandy Hawley, NHL Greats Entertain at 3rd Annual B’nai Brith Golf Classic

Former NHL star Gary Leeman at the 3rd Annual B'nai Brith Charity Golf Classic June 18, 2018 By Benjamin PaulCommunications/Sports AssociateB'nai Brith Canada AURORA, Ont. – More than 100 golfers assembled at the Lebovic Golf Club in Aurora, Ont., last week for the 3rd Annual B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic. Continue reading

Listing IRGC as Terrorists Long Overdue: B'nai Brith Canada

IRGC troops march in an annual military parade in Tehran (Photo: AFP) June 15, 2018 By Aidan FishmanDirector of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to report significant progress in having the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) designated as a terrorist entity in Canada, a position the organization has strongly advocated for many years. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Proud to Co-Sponsor Event with Professor Gerald Steinberg

June 14, 2018 By Violet LevinGovernment Relations AssociateB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is proud to co-sponsor an event alongside the Jewish National Fund (JNF) featuring Bar Ilan University Professor Gerald Steinberg, head of the Jerusalem-based institute NGO Monitor. Continue reading

Ontario Group Whose Leader Called for “Eradication” of Israelis Receiving Federal Grant

Sheikh Shafiq Huda (Photo: YouTube Screenshot) June 14, 2018 By Benjamin PaulCommunications AssociateB'nai Brith Canada KITCHENER, Ont. – B’nai Brith Canada is perturbed by revelations that an organization, whose spokesperson called for the “eradication” of Israelis, is receiving federal funding through the Canada Summer Jobs program. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Winnipeg to Commemorate 24th Anniversary of AMIA Terror Attack

Twenty-four years ago this July, Buenos Aires’ Jewish community fell victim to a brutal terrorist attack. On July 18, 1994, the Asociación Mutual Israelita Argentina (AMIA) was bombed, leaving 85 people dead and hundreds injured. Continue reading
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