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York Must Take Action against Anti-Israel Rioters

An image of last Wednesday's anti-Israel mob at York University (Facebook) November 26, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is demanding that York University act against the student club that organized last week’s riot against a pro-Israel event – but we need YOUR help to make it happen.  Continue reading

Sign Our Petition to Revoke SAIA York’s Club Status

Rhonda Lenton Office of the President 1050 Kaneff Tower 4700 Keele Street Toronto, ON  M3J 1P3   Dear Professor Lenton,    We, the undersigned, demand that the York University administration immediately revoke the club status of Students Against Israeli Apartheid (SAIA) York, pending a full investigation into the events of Nov. 20, 2019. Continue reading

Canadian Iranian & Jewish Communities Unite to Protest Iranian Regime

B'nai Brith Canada CEO Michael Mostyn addressing the crowd at Sunday's rally November 25, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – More than 300 Torontonians came out to the city's Mel Lastman Square on Sunday to protest the Iranian regime's ongoing brutality against its own citizens. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Launches Diverse Minds Creative Writing Contest

November 24, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is proud to launch an exciting educational initiative that promotes diversity and teaches valuable lessons of inclusion to both elementary and high school students. Continue reading

Protest the Brutality of the Iranian Regime This Sunday

November 22, 2019 TORONTO – Solidarity for a Democratic Iran, Council of Iranian Canadians, Justice 88 and B’nai Brith Canada invite you to join us at an urgent public rally to show your support for the people of Iran this coming Sunday, Nov. 24 in Toronto. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Anti-terrorism Petition Introduced in Ontario Legislature

Thornhill MPP Gila Martow introduces B'nai Brith's petition at Queen's Park (Facebook) November 21, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A formal petition by B'nai Brith Canada has been presented in the Ontario legislature. Continue reading

Anti-Israel Mob Fails to Block Event at York University

An image from outside Wednesday night's event at York University (Facebook) November 20, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – An attempt to shut down a pro-Israel event on a Toronto university campus has failed. Continue reading

B'nai Brith and U of T Faculty Push Back against Kosher Food Rejection

University of Toronto's University College Building (The Varsity) November 19, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Following B'nai Brith Canada's press release on Sunday, multiple University of Toronto (U of T) faculty members reached out to B'nai Brith seeking to work together in achieving equality for Jewish students in need of kosher food on campus. Continue reading

Kosher Food Drive Violates “Will of the Membership,” Student Union Suggests

University of Toronto's University College Building (The Varsity) November 17, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A Toronto student union has refused to support a drive to make kosher food accessible on campus because its backers are “pro-Israel.” Continue reading

BDS “Campaign Posters” Enrage Montreal Resident

Griffintown resident Steve Frischman November 8, 2019 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL - The trendy Montreal district of Griffintown, just blocks away from downtown, has become a popular destination in recent years for members of the Jewish community to reside. One such individual is Steve Frischman, the son of Holocaust survivors and a gentleman with no tolerance for acts of antisemitism.  Continue reading
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