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It's Time to Put Jewish Refugees from Arab Countries on the Global Agenda

Jewish refugees at Ma'abarot transit camp (Photo Credit: Jewish Agency for Israel) Nov. 28, 2018 OPINION | By Ashley Perry (Perez) The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. This article was originally published on JNS.org. Do you know what we commemorate on Nov. 30? Continue reading

This Giving Tuesday, Help B'nai Brith Canada Support Our Community

Dear Friends, Today is Giving Tuesday, when we support charitable causes that are near and dear to our hearts. Continue reading

Join us for "Out of Darkness Comes Light: A Chanukah Evening of Solidarity and Unity"

Nov. 26, 2018 B’nai Brith Canada and Yeshivas Lubavitch Toronto are proud to invite you to Out of Darkness Comes Light: A Chanukah Evening of Solidarity and Unity. Continue reading

SIGN OUR PETITION: Canadian Federation of Students Must Rescind Discriminatory BDS Resolution

BDS activists outside Concordia University in Montreal Nov. 20, 2018 OTTAWA – Last Friday, the Canadian Federation of Students (CFS) voted in favour of a resolution endorsing the discriminatory boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement, which has had a damaging effect on Jewish and pro-Israel students across Canada – and the world. Continue reading

Help B'nai Brith Canada Feed the Needy this Chanukah

Nov. 14, 2018 Dear Friends, Each year before Chanukah, B’nai Brith Canada volunteers help us package and deliver holiday-themed food bags to the most vulnerable members of our community, including seniors, Holocaust survivors, widows and widowers, and individuals with disabilities. Continue reading

Montreal Police Issue Warrant for Alleged Neo-Nazi and Hate Propagandist

Gabriel Sohier Chaput a.k.a. "Charles Zeiger"  Nov. 12, 2018 By Janna Minikovich and Ran UkashiB'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to learn that a warrant has been issued for the arrest of Gabriel Sohier Chaput, a Montreal-area man alleged to be a neo-Nazi and hate propagandist. Continue reading

SIGN OUR PETITION: Urge Government to Immediately Deport Nazi Helmut Oberlander

Helmut Oberlander Nov. 8, 2018 By Daniel Koren & Marty YorkB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A day after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologized in the House of Commons for Canada’s failures toward Jewish refugees during the Holocaust, the federal government is now in position to deport Nazi Helmut Oberlander. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Welcomes PM Trudeau Apology, Urges Government Plan to Combat Antisemitism

The MS St. Louis Nov. 7, 2018 By Marty York & Daniel KorenB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is welcoming Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s apology to the Jewish community. Still, the organization is again urging the federal government to adopt a concrete, national action plan to fight antisemitism. Continue reading

Israel’s Most Popular Social-Sport for Women Targets Montreal, Toronto

Ofra Abramovich met some of the Montreal Mamanet players when she visited last spring Nov. 2, 2018 QUEBEC CONFIDENTIAL | By Mike Cohen MONTREAL –  Can the sport of Mamanet, more commonly known as cachibol or Newcomb, become a sensation in Quebec and Ontario as it is in Israel?  Continue reading

Can the Law Combat Antisemitism?

Nov. 2, 2018 OPINION | By Prof. Lorne Sossin The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B'nai Brith Canada. This article originally appeared on Prof. Sossin's Law Blog. TORONTO – With the tragic attack on the Jewish community in Pittsburgh still reverberating around the world, I’ve been reflecting on two panels I had the privilege to moderate exploring the relationship between law and combating antisemitism, which took place earlier in October, sponsored by York University’s Israel and Golda Koschitzky Centre for Jewish Studies, the Centre for Human Rights, Equity and Inclusion, Osgoode Hall Law School and B’nai Brith Canada.  Continue reading
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