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Terror Groups Clash over Toronto-Area Palestinian Election

May 8, 2019 MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – A recent election for control of a Palestinian community centre in Mississauga, Ont., was reportedly contested by slates backed by two separate terror organizations. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Reps Propose Outline to House of Commons on Combating Online Hate

MP Arif Virani, B'nai Brith Canada reps David Matas and Brian Herman, MP Anthony Housefather, MP Tracey Ramsey, and MP Michael Barrett in Ottawa May 2, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – Recommendations on how to better combat online hatred were made Thursday by B’nai Brith Canada representatives to the House of Commons Standing Committee on Justice and Human Rights. Continue reading

A New Normal? Antisemitism in Canada Sets Record for Third Consecutive Year

April 29, 2019 OTTAWA – For the third consecutive year, records were set in 2018 for antisemitism in Canada. Continue reading

Attack on Jewish Cafe in Winnipeg was 'Staged,' Police Say

April 24, 2019 Dear Friends, On behalf of B’nai Brith Canada, I would like to convey how shocked and disturbed we were to learn that police concluded Wednesday the recent attack at BerMax Caffé in Winnipeg, initially described as antisemitic, was staged. Continue reading

OSCE Report on Canada Cites B’nai Brith Recommendations on Combating Antisemitism

Rabbi Andrew Baker (left) meets with B'nai Brith's Brian Herman in Ottawa in October 2018 April 19, 2019 OTTAWA – The Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE), the world's largest security-oriented intergovernmental organization, published a review of work on antisemitism in Canada last week, citing several recommendations from B’nai Brith Canada, and resources such as the Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents. Continue reading

Canada Must Immediately List IRGC as Terror Group

April 8, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – On the heels of the historic U.S. decision to label the entirety of the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) as a terrorist group, B’nai Brith Canada is urging the Government of Canada to follow suit. Continue reading

WATCH: B'nai Brith Canada Continues Push Against al-Quds Day, Hateful Rallies

March 26, 2019 TORONTO – A City of Toronto report on preventing hate rallies has been sent back to the drawing board. Continue reading

Tell Event Organizers Linda Sarsour Not Welcome in Winnipeg

Linda Sarsour March 21, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada WINNIPEG – Linda Sarsour is not welcome in Winnipeg. Continue reading

Taxi Company Apologizes After Driver Goes on Antisemitic, Anti-Indigenous Rant

Jewish passenger thanks B’nai Brith Canada for its support during ordeal March 6, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada WINNIPEG – A local taxi company has apologized after one of its drivers made antisemitic and anti-Indigenous comments to a Jewish passenger. Continue reading

Join Us in Calling on the Government to Deport Helmut Oberlander

Helmut Oberlander March 5, 2019 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada WATERLOO, Ont. – Why is Helmut Oberlander still in Canada? Continue reading
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