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Celebrating Friendship Between Iranian and Jewish Communities

The Jewish and Iranian communities proudly stand shoulder to shoulder in the fight for peace, freedom and justice. Continue reading

B.C. Man Found Guilty Again after Inciting Hatred against Jews

An antisemitic image posted to the internet by Arthur Topham October 18, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada QUESNEL, B.C. – A B.C. man has been found guilty of breach of probation, following a prior conviction for wilfully promoting hatred against Jews in 2017. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Marks Historic Moment in Federal Politics

Annamie Paul, Green Party's newly elected leader (Times of Israel) October 4, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – In a historic moment for Canada, Annamie Paul has become the first Jewish woman to lead a major federal political party and the first Black woman to lead one on a permanent basis. Continue reading

PETITION: Maintain U of T's Academic Integrity

University of Toronto's Jackman Law Building (U of T) October 2, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Please sign this petition, led by University of Toronto faculty, encouraging the university to stand strong in refusing to hire Valentina Azarova to head its Faculty of Law’s International Human Rights Program (IHRP).  To sign this petition, CLICK HERE.  Continue reading

Congratulations to Montreal’s Diverse Minds Contest Winners!

Host Patrick Langlois (left) announces English First Place winners Leim Yip and Gabriel Morin. B'nai Brith Canada's Matthew Ross with his thumbs up. October 1, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada MONTREAL - B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to offer congratulations to the winners of last night’s Diverse Minds Creative Writing Competition in Montreal. Continue reading

U of T Must Resist Pressure Campaign

Michael Mostyn's op-ed in the print edition of Friday's Toronto Sun September 25, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B'nai Brith Canada is encouraging the University of Toronto to resist a pressure campaign demanding it hire an anti-Israel activist with ties to an organization closely linked to a terrorist group. Continue reading

Three Antisemitic Attacks in Ontario During Jewish New Year

A man harasses members of the Thornhill Jewish community (Facebook) September 22, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is deeply disturbed by three antisemitic incidents that marred Jewish holiday observances in Canada’s largest province this past weekend. Continue reading

Antisemitic Priest Barred from Canadian Archdiocese

An image of Fr. Rydzyk, second from left, at an event in Poland (New York Times) September 17, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada EDMONTON – A figure with a long history of inciting hatred has been denied a platform in Canada following community and B’nai Brith Canada advocacy. Continue reading

Canadian Black Chamber of Commerce and B'nai Brith to Join Forces

September 16, 2020 TORONTO - B'nai Brith Canada and the Canadian Black Chamber of Commerce (CBCC) are thrilled to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between our organizations.  Continue reading

China’s Human Rights Abuses Can't Be Ignored: B'nai Brith Canada & Uyghur Leaders

B'nai Brith Canada CEO Michael Mostyn (left) holds a torch alongside fellow dignitaries at a 2008 Parliament Hill event about China's abuse of the Uyghurs (Epoch Times) September 4, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA - B'nai Brith Canada is joining with leaders of the Uyghur community to demand that Canada, the United Nations and all world leaders take concrete steps to bring China's brutality against the Uyghur people to an end. Continue reading
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