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B’nai Brith Denounces Hypocritical Letter to PM on Israel

A mosaic from the ancient Shalom Al Yisrael synagogue in the Jordan Valley (Wikipedia) June 4, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is denouncing a highly publicized open letter to Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as both hypocritical and unjustified. Continue reading

We Must All Condemn Anti-Black Racism

A boarded-up window on a Montreal store, following a looting this past weekend (Montreal Gazette) June 2, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – During this difficult time, B’nai Brith Canada’s Special Advisory Council to the League for Human Rights (SAC-LHR) wishes to express solidarity with those mourning the killing of George Floyd and anti-black racism in the United States, Canada and around the world. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Horrified by Desecration of Montreal Synagogue

A scene of desecration at the Sepharade Kol Yehouda in Côte St-Luc May 28, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL – B’nai Brith Canada is shocked and appalled by the violation of a local synagogue, one of the worst such incidents to take place in Canada in years. Continue reading

Ontario NDP Leader Warns MPP over Praise for PFLP Terrorist

NDP MPP Joel Harden at an online "Nakba Day" event on May 16 (YouTube) May 27, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Ontario Opposition Leader Andrea Horwath has assured the Jewish community that an outspoken MPP from her party will cease his public praising of terrorist leaders. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Releases New Policy Paper on Confronting COVID-19-Inspired Antisemitism

Antisemitic graffiti in downtown Toronto during the COVID-19 pandemic May 26, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – Concerned over the rise in COVID-19-inspired antisemitism, B’nai Brith Canada is addressing disinformation and conspiracy theories directed at the Jewish community, and urging government leadership to take action against it. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Initiative

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Looking for Something to do on a Rainy Quarantine Day? Join Our Closet Clean-Out Squad!

B’nai Brith Canada will be accepting drop-offs of household donations at strategic locations across the city in the very near future. By registering at, we will notify you when and where to bring your donations once the veil of COVID-19 lifts. Continue reading

5th Annual Charity Golf Classic: August 17, 2020

Dear Golfers, With Ontario reopening, and with anticipations of an enjoyable summer ahead of us, we are thrilled to announce a new date for our 5th Annual B’nai Brith Charity Golf Classic. Continue reading

Emergency Response Food Drive – We're Here for the Long Run

As we all know, COVID-19 has been devastating to many. It has wreaked havoc upon vital services and institutions in the Toronto Jewish community and has dealt severe blows to far too many community members. Continue reading
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