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B'nai Brith Canada Disturbed by Federal Funding for Anti-Israel “Voting Guide”

Canadian Muslim Voting Guide: Federal Election 2019 (Sociology Faculty Publications, Wilfred Laurier University) October 25, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is deeply concerned after learning that a federal grant was used to produce a guide instructing Canadian Muslims on how to vote in last Monday's national election. Continue reading

Winnipeg Movie Screening of "Who Will Write Our History"

October 24, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada WINNIPEG - B’nai Brith Canada is very pleased to partner with Westwood Collegiate for this Community educational program about the Holocaust. Continue reading

Reminder: Last Chance to Include Your Name!

October 16, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is reminding the community that tomorrow is the last day to place a congratulatory note in our tribute book. Our 2019 Award of Merit Gala will honour the Hon. Stockwell Day and will feature an ultra-impressive lineup of speakers, including Canada's former Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Stephen Harper and Alberta's Premier, the Hon. Jason Kenney. Continue reading

Canada Must Step Up as the United Nations Confronts Antisemitism

The headquarters of the United Nations in New York City (Globe & Mail) October 16, 2019 By Brian HermanDirector of Government RelationsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – The United Nations will consider a landmark report tomorrow – Thurs., Oct. 17 – on the global threat of antisemitism, prepared by Dr. Ahmed Shaheed, Special Rapporteur on Freedom of Religion or Belief. Continue reading

Last Chance to Have Your Name Included in Tribute Book

October 13, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada EDMONTON – B'nai Brith Canada is reminding the community that there are only a few opportunities left to place a congratulatory note in the tribute book for our upcoming Edmonton Gala. Continue reading

Candidates Apologize for Advertising in Antisemitic Newspapers

The front page of a pre-election edition of al-Forqan October 13, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Several federal election candidates have apologized for advertising in two newspapers with a history of promoting terrorism and antisemitism, following advocacy by B’nai Brith Canada. Continue reading

B'nai Brith to Intervene in Canadian Federation of Students Court Case

(CFS) October 8, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B'nai Brith Canada has been granted intervener status in another important court case. Continue reading

Last Chance for Jews to Vote Without Holiday Conflict

October 7, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is encouraging Jewish Canadians to take advantage of the few remaining days available for them to vote in the federal election without holiday conflicts. Continue reading

Stephen Harper and Jason Kenney to Headline B'nai Brith Gala Honouring Stockwell Day

October 6, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada EDMONTON – B'nai Brith Canada is delighted to announce an ultra-impressive lineup of speakers for our 2019 Award of Merit Gala in honour of Stockwell Day, former federal cabinet minister and Leader of Her Majesty's Official Opposition. Continue reading

How to Vote Before Shemini Atzeret

An image of a ballot box (Huffington Post) October 4, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith is reminding the Jewish community of its opportunities to vote ahead of Election Day, which falls on the holiday of Shemini Atzeret this year. Continue reading
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