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SIGN OUR PETITION: MP Iqra Khalid Must Rescind Certificate to Activist Linked to Hate Rally

Amin El-Maoued, left, poses for a recent photo with MP Iqra Khalid, right (Photo Credit: Facebook) Aug. 15, 2018 By Daniel KorenManager, Media Relations & CommunicationsB'nai Brith Canada MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – A Member of Parliament with a checkered history has added to her list of controversies by presenting a Certificate of Appreciation to an activist who led a rally laden with hate-filled and antisemitic slogans, B’nai Brith Canada has learned. Continue reading

Explaining the Indigenous Jewish Connection to the Land of Israel

Aug. 9, 2018 By Noa Levin, Daniel Koren & Ran UkashiB'nai Brith Canada Today, Aug. 9, we observe the International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples, when we remember to promote and protect indigenous rights around the world. Continue reading

City of Toronto Rejects B’nai Brith Canada’s Request to Disallow Far-Right Rally

Rioters at the infamous Charlottesville, Va. riots of Aug. 11-12, 2017 Aug. 8, 2018 By Marty YorkChief Media Relations & Communications OfficerB'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – The City of Toronto has chosen to allow a rally at Nathan Phillips Square this Saturday despite concerns expressed by B’nai Brith Canada about the potential promotion of hatred at the event. Continue reading

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
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