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Knesset Committee Proposes Mammoth Punishments for Israeli Flag Burning

  By Jordan ZaitchikB’nai Brith Canada Flag burners in Israel are about to get burned in the third degree. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Investigation on IJV Produces Positive Reactions

  By Jordan Zaitchik  B'nai Brith Canada   Earlier this week, B'nai Brith Canada began a series of revelations following an investigation of  Independent Jewish Voices. Continue reading

Canadian Court Delivers Landmark Terrorism Ruling against Iran

By Aidan FishmanCampus Affairs CoordinatorB'nai Brith Canada  As reported by the National Post, the Ontario Superior Court ordered the Government of Iran to pay approximately $13 million to victims of Iranian-sponsored terrorism on Thursday. If the decision is not appealed, it would mark a rare victory for terrorism survivors under Canada’s Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act. Continue reading

Son of Jewish Refugee Wins Peruvian Election

  Peru's new president Pedro Pablo Kuczynski (Credit: Reuters) By Simon PelsmakherB'nai Brith Canada Peru has a new president. And he’s a member of the tribe. Continue reading

This week in Jewish History: June 5-11

By Simon PelsmakherB'nai Brith Canada The first week of June this year marks the anniversary of several important events in Jewish and Israeli History. Although many of these events are often celebrated on the hebrew dates, listed below are when they occurred on the english calendar.  Continue reading

"Independent Jewish Voices" Deletes Half Its Website After B’nai Brith Revelations

By Amanda HohmannNational DirectorLeague of Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada As reported by CIJNews Wednesday, “Independent Jewish Voices” (IJV) has admitted to posting an article on social media that promotes Holocaust denial, but claims it was all unintentional. The article in question was published by Veterans Today, a white supremacist website. IJV has since doctored its original statement, which was issued in response to Tuesday’s B’nai Brith Canada Investigation revealing that IJV has a history of engaging with Veterans Today. Continue reading

Eric Bissell and family donate $1 Million to the Chateau B’nai Brith project

  Image illustrating the details of the exterior of Chateau B'nai Brith By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada As B’nai Brith Canada prepares for construction to begin this September on Chateau B’nai Brith, a 129-unit subsidized seniors’ residence to be located in Cote-Saint-Luc, it is thrilled to announce that its immediate past-president, Eric Bissell, and his family, are donating $1-million to the project. B'nai Brith Canada is extremely grateful to the Bissells. Continue reading

American Anthropological Association Votes against Boycott Movement

By Simon PelsmahkerB'nai Brith Canada The American Anthropological Association (AAA) has voted officially to not endorse the Boycott and Sanctions Movement. Two thousand, four hundred and twenty three members opposed the resolution and 2,384 supported it. Continue reading

“Independent Jewish Voices” Promotes Holocaust Denial

B’nai Brith Investigation: A so-called Jewish group haslinks to a White Supremacist Hate Site Continue reading

Delivery Stoppage of Your Ward News a Positive Step: B’nai Brith Canada

A decision by the federal government ordering Canada Post to stop delivering a Toronto-based publication entitled Your Ward News is a positive step in the fight against the promotion of hatred, according to B’nai Brith Canada. The publication has a history of promoting a range of antisemitic, racist and anti-government conspiracy theories. Continue reading
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