On Sunday, Canadian and world Jewry will observe the fast of Tisha B’Av, which commemorates the destruction of the First and Second Temples in Jerusalem.Read more
Mississauga, Ontario teacher Nadia Shoufani speaks at the al-Quds Day rally in Toronto on July 2, 2016. (Credit YouTube)
The Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board has announced that it has suspended with pay Nadia Shoufani, a teacher from St. Catherine of Siena Separate School who, as first reported by CIJNews, praised terrorists at the Toronto al-Quds Day hatefest in July.Read more
By Aidan Fishman
B’nai Brith Canada
Campus Affairs Coordinator
A speaker at the 2016 al-Quds Day rally recited a poem filled with antisemitic stereotypes before an audience of hundreds of people in downtown Toronto.
A teacher from the Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board, who headlined the Toronto al-Quds hate-rally in early July, is being investigated following a complaint from B’nai Brith Canada. Nadia Shoufani, who teaches at St. Catherine of Siena Separate School, was filmed glorifying terrorists and calling for violence against Israelis through ‘resistance.'Read more
By Jordan Zaitchik
B'nai Brith Canada
Speaking at the al-Quds Day rally in Toronto, a Muslim cleric claimed that without Zionism, ISIS would not exist.Read more
Here is a video of people interviewed at the al-Quds Day rally in Toronto on July 2, 2016.
Some of the comments will astound you.Read more
|Protestors hold up signs at the al-Quds Day rally in Calgary (Screencap provided to B'nai Brith)|
Pro-Palestinian groups gathered outside Calgary’s City Hall this past Saturday to commemorate al-Quds Day, an annual event promoting solidarity with the Palestinian people and protesting the existence of Israel.Read more
|Children hold anti-Israel signs at the al-Quds Day at the Alberta Legislative grounds in Edmonton (Credit: Facebook: Radical Citizen Media)|
By Tevy Pilc
B'nai Brith Canada
The Alberta Legislative Building, ordinarily the daily meeting place for many lawmakers and proponents for the good of the everyday person, became a site occupied by a very small and underwhelming gathering of hate-fueled Israel bashers.Read more
Another Al-Quds Day Speaker in Toronto Calls for Israelis to be Shot
B’nai Brith Canada, which is on the record as warning that the 2016 al-Quds Day rally would once again descend into open support for terrorist organizations and antisemitic incitement, has called for a criminal investigation into hate speech at the event.Read more
Ken Stone seemed awfully preoccupied with B'nai Brith and our exposé of his organization's (IJV) ties to Khomeinist Iran at the 2016 Toronto al-Quds Day rally.