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B’nai Brith Canada Delighted to Share Canada Post 2021 Chanukah Stamp Design

Nov. 8, 2021 B’nai Brith is delighted to share Canada Post’s 2021 Chanukah stamp design with our supporters across the country. The design had input from B’nai Brith Canada and other organizations. It captures the festive holiday with a charming image of a menorah. As Chanukah approaches, from Nov. 28 to Dec. 6, we urge …

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B’nai Brith Canada Disturbed Over Government Support of Backward UN Resolution

United Nations General Assembly (Council on Foreign Relations) Nov. 5, 2021  B’nai Brith Canada condemns the Government’s decision to again support an unbalanced United Nations resolution that compounds problems in the Middle East. The resolution, passed today, “is retrograde thinking and makes no sense,” said Michael Mostyn, Chief Executive Officer of B’nai Brith Canada. The …

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B’nai Brith Calls on Government to Examine U of T Hiring Process

Nov 3, 2021 TORONTO — B’nai Brith Canada is calling on the Federal Government to investigate a troubling hiring process at the University of Toronto. Last year, the university’s law school sought to hire Valentina Azarova, a controversial academic based in Germany, to lead the prestigious International Human Rights Program (IHRP). B’nai Brith strongly objected …

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B’nai Brith Canada Disappointed with Judgment on Comedian’s Targeting of Young Man with Disability / B’nai Brith Canada est déçue du jugement rendu à l’égard de l’humoriste qui a pris pour cible un jeune homme handicapé

Version française de l’article ci-dessous Oct. 29, 2021 OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is disappointed with a Supreme Court of Canada ruling that a comedian who repeatedly mocked a young disabled singer did not violate the limits of free speech protected under Quebec’s Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms. In a 5-4 split decision, the court has …

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B’nai Brith Canada parle des enjeux communautaires aux candidats à la mairie de Montréal / B’nai Brith Canada Speaks to Montreal Mayoral Candidates about Community Issues

ENGLISH FOLLOWS Le 7 octobre 2021 MONTRÉAL – B’nai Brith Canada a le plaisir de présenter son guide électoral pour la prochaine élection municipale de Montréal. Les électeurs voteront le 7 novembre 2021, et avant le 30 octobre et le 31 octobre dans le cadre du vote par anticipation. B’nai Brith, dans son rôle d’aider …

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Government, B’nai Brith Canada Optimistic On Pledges to Tackle Antisemitism

Oct. 25, 2021  OTTAWA –B’nai Brith Canada is optimistic following the Government of Canada’s country pledge at the Malmo International Forum on Holocaust Remembrance and Combating Antisemitism. The Malmo Forum concluded the week before last and featured leaders from across the globe. B’nai Brith welcomed remarks from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and is further encouraged by the …

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B’nai Brith Congratulates Winners of Calgary and Edmonton Mayoral Elections

Oct. 19, 2021  RED DEER, Alta. — B’nai Brith Canada congratulates Amarjeet Sohi and Jyoti Gondek, who were elected mayors of Edmonton and Calgary, respectively, last night. “We wish the mayors-elect productive mandates,” said Michael Mostyn, Chief Executive Officer of B’nai Brith Canada. “It is our intention to work closely with the mayors’ offices and …

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