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University of Lethbridge Confirms Departure of Anthony Hall

Anthony Hall  Aug. 8, 2018 By Ran Ukashi & Daniel KorenB'nai Brith Canada It’s official: Professor Anthony Hall will not be returning to the classroom. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Lauds Medicine Hat Police For Laying Charges in Antisemitic Hate Crime

Loki Hulgaard is facing 14 charges in total after he passed bills with hate markings on them (Photo: Medicine Hat Police Service) Aug. 8, 2018 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada MEDICINE HAT, Alta. – B’nai Brith Canada is commending the Medicine Hat Police Service after it charged a man who was publicly promoting antisemitism with inciting hatred in public. Continue reading

Alberta Professor Booted from the Classroom - Again

Anthony Hall appearing in a Holocaust-denial video produced by Alfred Schaefer (Photo Credit: YouTube Screenshot) August 2, 2018 By Aidan FishmanNational Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – A professor at the University of Lethbridge in southern Alberta has been removed from the classroom yet again, amid an ongoing internal investigation into his antisemitic activities. Continue reading

Tell CUPW to Answer Canadians' Questions

CUPW representatives participate in an anti-Israel rally in Toronto in May of 2018 August 2, 2018 TORONTO - Tuesday’s exposé by B'nai Brith Canada about the ties between CUPW – the labour union for Canada Post workers – and a Palestinian counterpart that supports terrorism has really hit a nerve. Continue reading

Canadian Postal Workers Align with Pro-Terrorism Palestinian Union

A Facebook post by the Palestinian Postal Service Workers Union, hailing Hamas terrorist Ahmad Nasr Jarrar as "a hero of my country." July 31, 2018 By Aidan Fishman & Ran UkashiB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A labour union representing 50,000 Canada Post employees has aligned itself with a Palestinian counterpart that supports terrorism and the elimination of Israel, B’nai Brith Canada has learned. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada to Minister Freeland: Promoting Religious Freedom Means Combating Antisemitism

Religious freedom supporters hold up signs during a rally in Chicago July 23, 2018 By Violet LevinGovernment Relations AssociateB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – With the U.S. State Department serving as host of the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom this week, B’nai Brith Canada has penned an open letter to Foreign Affairs Minister Chrystia Freeland asking Canada to restate its opposition to antisemitism and racism. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Questions Polish Holocaust Law After Study Links it to Rising Antisemitism

Holocaust survivors protest against Poland's controversial legislation in front of the Polish embassy in Tel Aviv on Feb. 8, 2018 (Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images) July 19, 2018 By Violet LevinGovernment Relations AssociateB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – Following a study linking Poland’s controversial Holocaust legislation to a surge in Polish antisemitism and after taking careful note of its latest amendments, B'nai Brith Canada is questioning the law's necessity as the changes do not address widespread concerns over its impact. Continue reading

Help B'nai Brith Canada Defeat Anti-Israel Lawfare

Dear Friends, Earlier this month, B’nai Brith Canada achieved a key legal victory by knocking out a libel suit by former Green Party justice critic and anti-Israel activist Dimitri Lascaris. Continue reading

Iroquois Lacrosse Team Defies BDS to Reach Israel

The Iroquois Nationals arrived in Israel this week for the World Men's Lacrosse Championships July 12, 2018 By Aidan FishmanDirector of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – The Iroquois National Lacrosse Team has touched down in Israel for the World Men’s Lacrosse Championships, defying the protests of anti-Israel campaigners. Continue reading

An Open Letter to PM Trudeau: Canada Must Counter the Glorification of Nazis in European NATO Countries

NATO headquarters in Belgium (Photo: NATO) July 4, 2018 The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, P.C., M.P.Prime Minister of CanadaHouse of CommonsOttawa, ONK1A 0A6 Dear Prime Minister Trudeau,            B’nai Brith Canada has always been a strong supporter of Canada’s membership in the North Atlantic Alliance. We favour a robust Canadian contribution to security of the Euro-Atlantic region, including through our current commitment to NATO’s Enhanced Forward Presence in Latvia. Continue reading
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