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B’nai Brith Demands NDP Drop Candidate Who Defaced Products

NDP candidate Miranda Gallo defacing products on store shelves (YouTube) September 19, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL – B'nai Brith Canada is deeply disturbed by the New Democratic Party's nomination of a candidate who was filmed affixing “warning” labels to Israeli products on Canadian store shelves and encouraging Canadians to boycott them. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Condemns Antisemitic Vandalism Across the Country

One of the campaign signs vandalized with a swastika (Twitter)   September 17, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B'nai Brith Canada condemns the rash of antisemitic vandalism against election-campaign signs and billboards across the country during the past several days. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Releases Exclusive Summary of Major Parties' Positions Ahead of Election

September 16, 2019 OTTAWA – Following the launch of our Elections Centre and the announcement of our upcoming debates, B'nai Brith Canada is pleased to release a summary of the positions of the major political parties ahead of the coming federal election. Continue reading

Parliamentarians and Human Rights Activists Release Action Plan

Mostyn (left), Cotler (centre), and Banai (right) at Sunday's event September 15, 2019 TORONTO – Major initiatives to hold the Iranian regime to account were proposed Sunday by representatives of Justice 88, B'nai Brith Canada, and The Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Elections Guide 2019

  September 13, 2019 OTTAWA – B'nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce the launch of our online Elections Centre, where voters in the Jewish community can find all the information they may need regarding the coming federal election.  Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Community Volunteer Services Presents 2019 Rosh Hashanah Cards

Make Rosh Hashanah extra sweet this year by celebrating your loved ones and helping the B’nai Brith Montreal Community Volunteer Services at the same time! Honour your family and friends with a donation supporting the work we do in your community. They will receive a beautiful Rosh Hashanah card with your own personalized message. Our efforts have successfully bettered the lives of many people, including those on the autism spectrum, by donating art supplies and tickets to sporting events and movies. We support a shelter that cares for homeless and disadvantaged women who have fallen on very hard times. Our CVS volunteer committee organizes donated clothing, food and basic everyday personal hygiene products to this shelter. Most recently we initiated a Music Brunch Program geared especially for seniors citizens who live alone or in residences throughout our city. It has become a successful and fulfilling project! Please help us keep these programs going! $18.00 per card, $50.00 for 3 cards Continue reading

B’nai Brith Musical Brunches for Seniors Fill an Important Community Need

Participants enjoying a recent B'nai Brith musical brunch in Montreal September 12, 2019 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL - B’nai Brith Canada’s Quebec Region continues to hit the right note with its musical brunches for seniors at the Adath Israel Congregation in suburban Hampstead near Montreal. Continue reading

2019/2020 Men's Basketball Registration Now Open!

  September 12, 2019 B'nai Brith Sports of Canada is happy to announce that registration for our 2019/2020 men's basketball league is now open! Continue reading

MPP Kaleed Rasheed Rescinds Certificate to Palestine House-Toronto

Ontario MPP Kaleed Rasheed (Twitter) September 11, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – The MPP for Mississauga East-Cooksville has rescinded a certificate of appreciation that was extended to a Palestine House–Toronto representative because of past antisemitic tropes and remarks. Continue reading

Election Debate Details Announced

September 10, 2019 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – As previously announced, B’nai Brith Canada is teaming up with synagogues across the country to host local debates in the run-up to October’s federal election. Continue reading
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