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Toronto Billionaire Threatening to Sue Ha'aretz

Mitch Goldhar (Credit: Facebook) may sue newspaper Ha'aretz for libel By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada A Toronto billionaire is threatening to sue one of the bigger Israeli newspapers for libel. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Commends Government Condemning Remarks by Abbas

B'nai Brith Canada applauds the office of Canadian Foreign Minister Stephane Dion for its condemnation of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas's medieval antisemitic remarks. Continue reading

North American Leaders Meet in Ottawa

By Simon Pelsmakher B'nai Brith Canada Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau welcomed American President Barack Obama and Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto in Ottawa Wednesday as part of the North American Leaders’ Summit. Continue reading

Antisemitic, Anti-Gay Groups gather for Al-Quds Day Hatefests

A screengrab of the Al-Quds Day Toronto rally cover photo on the event's Facebook event page By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B'nai Brith Canada  A weekend in Toronto typically highlighted by themes of happiness and inclusion is about to get a massive dose of good-old fashioned hate. Continue reading

B'nai Brith welcomes Israel/Turkey agreement

Photo Credit: Shutterstock B’nai Brith Canada welcomes the arrival of a new agreement between Israel and Turkey that will reestablish diplomatic ties between the two countries. Continue reading

New Jersey Passes Anti-Boycott Legislation

  By Jordan Zaitchik  B'nai Brith Canada   New Jersey has become the 23rd state to have an anti-boycotts law and the 13th to outright ban  the movement. Continue reading

Dead Soldiers' Families to Meet with Leaders After Israel/Turkey Deal

Lt. Hadar Goldin (L) and Staff Sgt. Oron Shaul (R).   By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Israel’s Channel 10 News is reporting that the families of deceased soldiers will meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday, following outcry over Israel’s new agreement with Turkey. Continue reading

University gives British Student money for Antisemitic Abuse

University of York student Zachary Confino (Credit: The Telegraph) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada A British university student is receiving monetary retribution after years of antisemitic abuse on campus from members of the school’s student union. Continue reading

Petition to the Green Party of Canada

On June 22, 2016, B'nai Brith Canada issued a statement informing Canadians about two anti-Israel motions being proposed at the Green Party's convention in August, one of which is co-sponsored by a representative from Independent Jewish Voices (IJV), while the other was submitted by an IJV member. Continue reading

Abbas to EU: Israel Poisons Water, if 'Occupation' Ends So Will Terrorism

Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas (Credit: Wikipedia Commons) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada While the world was engrossed in the UK referendum vote to leave the EU, Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas wasted no time delivering a plethora of nonsensical anti-Israel rhetoric to the very same European parliament this week. Continue reading
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