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Palestinian Flags Waved, Israeli Flag Burned at Democratic National Convention

Demonstrators burn an Israeli flag during a protest at the Democratic National Convention. (Credit: AP/John Minchillo) By Tevy PilcStaff Writer/ResearcherB’nai Brith Canada Palestinian flags were prominently on display both inside and outside the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia Monday night, according to reports and eyewitness accounts. Continue reading

Palestinian Activists Call For Israel's Expulsion From FIFA

Jibril Rajoub, President of the Palestinian Football Association (Credit: Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann) By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada Far-left, political activist group Gush Shalom and Palestinian official Jibril Rajoub have called on Israel to ban its soccer clubs in Judea and Samaria. Gush Shalom has threatened to get Israel expelled from Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) if it does not disband the clubs.   Continue reading

Jewish Philanthropist Marcus Katz Dies at 89

Marcus Katz (Credit: Girl's Town Chadash) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada Jewish philanthropist and holocaust survivor Marcus Katz passed away Tuesday night. He was 89. Continue reading

Volunteer Recognition Night in Montreal

Attendees dance at the Volunteer Night in Montreal on July 20, 2016 Les participants dansent à la Soirée des bénévoles à Montréal le 20 juillet 2016 The Residence B'nai Brith House in Montreal celebrated its 10th anniversary on July 20, 2016 by honouring the many volunteers who help each day with serving food to the residents, assisting with activities and field trips and packing food baskets. Continue reading

UK Union President Strikes Down Policy Regarding Jewish Students

Malia Bouattia, president of the United Kingdom’s National Union of Students (Credit: Facebook/Malia Bouattia) By Reut CohenB'nai Brith Canada Malia Bouattia, president of the United Kingdom’s National Union of Students (NUS),has again been accused of antisemitism after voting for a measure that would take away the ability of Jewish students to choose their own representative to the Anti-Racism, Anti-Fascism (ARAF) committee. Continue reading

British Baroness Justifies Terrorism, Accuses Israel of Creating Them

Baroness Jenny Tonge (Credit: Jessica Elgot/The Guardian) By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada A life peer (high ranked politician) in the United Kingdom claims that Israel's treatment of Palestinians is a "major cause" of ISIS and the rise of Islamist terrorism. Continue reading

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne Condemns Antisemitic Arabic Newspaper

By Aidan FishmanCampus Advocacy CoordinatorB’nai Brith Canada Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne has condemned an antisemitic article appearing in a Southwestern Ontario publication. Continue reading

Immigration Agency Disavows Arabic Newspaper that Blamed Jews for Holocaust, Abdul-Hadi Shala,

  Fresh on the heels of B’nai Brith Canada’s expose of an Ontario Arabic newspaper that attempted to justify Adolf Hitler's genocide of the Jewish people, a local immigration agency is distancing itself from the publication in question. Continue reading

Pokemon GOes Everywhere (Including the Holocaust Museum)

By Jordan Zaitchik B'nai Brith Canada Pokemon Go, a new mobile gaming app, has unknowingly been sending its players to walk through sensitive Jewish sites.  Continue reading

Brazilian University Compares Nazism to Zionism

Source: Federal University of ABC, Brazil By Jordan ZaitchikB'nai Brith Canada It's nice to see some universities actually applying some 'higher learning.' Continue reading
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