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B'nai Brith Canada Lauds Criminal Charges Against Antisemitic, Homophobic Newspaper

Your Ward News Nov. 15, 2017 TORONTO – After countless requests by B’nai Brith and other human rights organizations – not to mention numerous complaints lodged by Toronto residents – Ontario’s Attorney-General finally confirmed today that James Sears and Leroy St. Germaine, who serve as the editor and publisher of the antisemitic, misogynistic, homophobic, and racist “newspaper” Your Ward News, have been criminally charged for willfully promoting hatred against members of the Jewish community and women. Continue reading

Ontario Arabic-Language Newspaper Blames Jews for the Holocaust

Screenshot of article entitled "Hidden Khazaria" published in al-Meshwar newspaper Nov. 14, 2017MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – An article appearing in a bi-weekly Arabic-language newspaper distributed across Southern Ontario blames Jews for the Holocaust and promotes antisemitic conspiracy theories, B’nai Brith Canada has learned. Continue reading

SIGN OUR PETITION: Say NO to Antisemitism and Incitement on Mississauga City Property

Nov 13, 2017 MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – B’nai Brith Canada is calling on the City of Mississauga to enforce its bylaws against protestors who have threatened violence against Jews and encouraged children to engage in terrorism. Continue reading

B’nai Brith Canada Condemns Neo-Nazi Posters at UBC

A neo-Nazi poster at the University of British Columbia (Source: The Ubyssey) By Aidan Fishman Interim National Director League for Human Rights B'nai Brith Canada  Nov. 12, 2017  B’nai Brith Canada utterly condemns a series of antisemitic incidents at the University of British Columbia last week, including neo-Nazi posters found at the site of the campus Remembrance Day ceremony. Continue reading

B'nai Brith Canada Celebrates Victory for Religious Freedom

Nov. 9, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce that, following its own advocacy efforts and those of other faith groups, a section of the Criminal Code that protects religious services will be preserved. Continue reading

Canadian Anti-Israel Groups Resort to Fake News

Nov. 7, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada  TORONTO – Having lost nine votes in a row on Canadian university campuses, anti-Israel forces have now stooped to inventing fake news stories in an attempt to promote their cause. Continue reading

Surprise BDS Vote Fails at University of Ottawa

   Nov. 5, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is congratulating Jewish and pro-Israel students at the University of Ottawa for defeating an anti-Israel motion on very short notice. Continue reading

Antisemitic Posters Appear at University of Victoria

(Flyers distributed at the University of Victoria) By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of the League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada Nov. 2, 2017VICTORIA, B.C. – Students at the University of Victoria arrived on campus last week to find posters promoting antisemitism and white supremacy scattered around the area. Continue reading

Vancouver Imam Urges Congregants to Finance Palestinian Terrorism

(Click on the photo above to view MEMRI's footage of Imam Tarek Ramadan) Oct. 31, 2017VANCOUVER – B’nai Brith Canada is calling for a Vancouver imam to be dismissed after urging his congregation to give Palestinians “money, weapons and expertise” and that it was “an individual duty that we all share their Jihad and their struggle against the Zionists.” Continue reading

B’nai Brith Lauds Federal Agency for Upholding Ruling on Israeli Wines

Oct. 26, 2017 By Aidan FishmanInterim National Director of The League for Human RightsB'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is pleased to announce that the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) has rejected a bid by a disgruntled consumer to remove wines from two Israeli companies – Shiloh and Psagot – from store shelves.  Continue reading
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