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Anti-Israel Hate Group Sanctioned From University of California Irvine Campus

Students For Justice In Palestine protesting Israel Fest at University of California's Irvine campus. (Credit: Students For Justice In Palestine at UC Irvine Facebook page) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada The University of California's Irvine (UCI) campus has sanctioned pro-Palestinian group Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) for disrupting a film screening and intimidating Jewish students. Continue reading

Vandal Refuses To Stop Painting Antisemitic Imagery On D.C. Crosswalk

Antisemitic Graffiti (Credit: Twitter) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada For the fifth time this month, the busiest intersection of Washington D.C.'s Chinatown has been vandalized with antisemitic graffiti. Continue reading

NDP Deputy Leader Facilitates Pro-Shoufani Press Conference at Queen’s Park

MPP Jagmeet Singh, Deputy Leader of the Ontario NDP  The Deputy Leader of the Ontario NDP booked space for a press conference held last Wednesday at Queen’s Park that was aimed at defending controversial teacher Nadia Shoufani, B’nai Brith Canada has learned. Continue reading

Quebec Government Makes Donation to Chateau B'nai Brith Project

Presenting a cheque to Harvey Levine, B'nai Brith Quebec Region Director is David Birnbaum, Liberal MNA for D'Arcy-McGee. Le député libéral de d’Arcy-McGee, David Brinbaum, qui remet un chèque au Directeur de B’nai Brith de la région du Québec, Harvey Levine Tevy PilcStaff Writer/Researcher (Chercheur/Écrivain)B'nai Brith Canada B'nai Brith Canada is expressing gratitude to the Quebec government for its donation to the Chateau B’nai Brith project. Continue reading

Tilly Attends B'nai Brith Seniors' Program -- She's 109!

Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB'nai Brith Canada A very special guest made an appearance at one of our bingo events for B'nai Brith Canada's seniors' program. Continue reading

Nazi Propaganda Minister's Wife Was Half Jewish

Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels with wife Magda and family. (Credit: German Federal Archives) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada It looks like the "ideal Aryan family" included some Jewish progeny. Continue reading

Protest Planned against Florida Senator Who Met Anti-Israel Groups

Dwight Bullard, Florida State Senator, wearing a Palestinian kaffiyeh (headscarf) at the Democratic National Convention, July 2016. (Credit: Ben Sales/Times of Israel) By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada  Pro-Israel activists in the Miami area plan to protest a state senator who has visited the West Bank to meet with anti-Israel groups as well as supporting the boycott and sanctions movement against the Jewish state, as reported by Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Continue reading

Green Party Announces Special Meeting to Reconsider Anti-Israel Boycott Movement

Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May speaks at a press conference where she announced her intention to stay on as party leader on August 22, 2016 (Credit: CBC)  By Aidan Fishman,Campus Advocacy CoordinatorB’nai Brith Canada Mere weeks after the Green Party voted to adopt the antisemitic boycott movement against Israel (BDS) at its annual convention, Party Leader Elizabeth May has announced a special general meeting to reconsider the resolution, along with other matters. Continue reading

Shoufani Supporters Clash with Journalists

Screengrab of a CHCH report on suspended Mississauga Catholic school teacher Nadia Shoufani. By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B'nai Brith Canada   Apparently, some defenders of freedom expression are allowed to squash that very same freedom of others - specifically when it challenges their own point of view. Continue reading

Jewish Billionaire George Soros Funds Groups That Support Boycotts Of Israel

George Soros (Credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada Recently leaked documents reveal that Jewish billionaire George Soros has and continues to fund several groups that advocate for the boycott of the Jewish State. Continue reading
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