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Sheila Mostyn of Toronto Elected B'nai B'rith International Senior Vice President

(Washington, D.C., Nov. 10, 2015)—Sheila Mostyn of Toronto was elected senior vice president of B’nai B’rith International, the world’s oldest and most widely known Jewish humanitarian, human rights and advocacy organization, by the Board of Governors at its annual meeting.  Continue reading

B’nai Brith congratulates Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada on winning a majority government

October 20th, 2015, TORONTO — B’nai Brith congratulates Justin Trudeau and the Liberal Party of Canada on winning a majority government. As the country’s most senior Jewish human rights and social service organization, B’nai Brith hosted a national debate series as part of its IMPACT 2015 initiative as part of B’nai Brith’s contribution to the democratic process. Continue reading

B’nai B’rith Delegation to World Leaders: You Can No Longer Condone Palestinian Incitement

October 13, 2015 — During the opening of the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly in New York, a B’nai B’rith International delegation met with numerous visiting presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers and other senior officials. The delegation, led by International President Allan Jacobs and accompanied by B’nai B’rith leaders, professionals and partners, included B’nai Brith Canada CEO Michael Mostyn as the only representative from a Canadian Jewish organization. Continue reading

NDP candidate Alex Johnstone promises to learn more about Holocaust

The NDP candidate who reportedly told a newspaper this week that she hadn't heard of the Auschwitz concentration camp is reaching out to local and national Jewish leaders.  Continue reading
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