Calls To Action
B’nai Brith regularly initiates grassroots campaigns to drive positive societal change. Only together can we succeed in our quest for a more civil Canada.
To: Beverley Shenken Vice-President, Content General Manager, Television Division Zoomer Media 64 Jefferson Avenue Toronto, ON | M6K 1Y4 [email protected] Dear Ms. Shenken, As you are aware, Muslim Perspectives, which airs on Vision TV under the auspices of your company, ZoomerMedia, has encouraged xenophobia and antisemitic conspiracy theories. Through its continuous
Jan. 22, 2019 By Marty York Chief Media Relations & Communications Officer B’nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is calling on the Canadian and International Paralympic Committees to reject rabid and blatant antisemitism from the Prime Minister of Malaysia, who is barring Israeli athletes from competing in the World Para Swimming Championships
To: Mr. Marc-André Fabien President Canadian Paralympic Committee Suite 100 – 85 Plymouth Street Ottawa, ON K1S 3E2 and Mr. Andrew Parson President International Paralympic Committee Adenauerallee 212-214, 53113 Bonn, Germany Dear Messrs. Fabien and Parson, As you are surely aware of the list of antisemitic comments from Malaysian PM
Dec. 12, 2018 By Daniel Koren Manager, Media Relations & Communications B’nai Brith Canada TORONTO – On Sunday evening, two Palestinian gunmen opened fire at a crowded bus station, wounding a 21-year-old pregnant woman, her husband (a Canadian-Israeli citizen) and five others. Within hours of this vicious attack, Hamas –
Dec. 12, 2018 Dear UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres, Last Friday, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) voted against a resolution sponsored by the United States denouncing Hamas, Palestinian Islamic Jihad and other terrorist organizations in the Gaza Strip. Despite garnering a plurality of votes, the resolution failed due to a
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. The resolution is clearly in