Arthur Topham

B.C. Hatemonger Sentenced for Breach of Probation

November 22, 2020 B’nai Brith Canada QUESNEL, B.C. – Convicted B.C. hatemonger Arthur Topham has been sentenced to a 30-day conditional sentence plus three years probation, after failing to comply with the terms of his previous probation. Friday’s sentencing comes a month after Topham had been found guilty of breach of probation, following a prior conviction for wilfully …

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B.C. Man Found Guilty Again after Inciting Hatred against Jews

October 18, 2020 B’nai Brith Canada QUESNEL, B.C. – A B.C. man has been found guilty of breach of probation, following a prior conviction for wilfully promoting hatred against Jews in 2017. Arthur Topham was first charged in 2012, after he had called for Jews to be forcibly sterilized, claimed that Canada is “controlled by the Zionist Jew lobby,” …

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Five Times the System Failed Canada’s Jewish Community in 2017

The opinions, facts and any media content presented do not necessarily reflect the position of B’nai Brith Canada. Jan. 4, 2018 There was such systemic discrimination in Canada in 2017 that it motivated our community to mobilize, unite and fight back. A perfect example is when the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) decided to remove …

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B’nai Brith Canada Strongly Disappointed by Lenient Sentence for B.C. Man Convicted of Hate Crime

B’nai Brith Canada is strongly disappointed that a B.C. man convicted of communicating online statements that wilfully promoted hatred against Jewish people has been sentenced to a mere six months of curfew and a ban on public online activity. Arthur Topham was facing a maximum sentence of two years in prison. During his time as founder of …

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Topham’s Sentence a Reminder That There is Still Much Work to be Done

Arthur Topham, founder of the racist and antisemitic website www.radicalpress.com, was finally sentenced on Monday, March 13, 10 years after I, in my capacity as a volunteer for B’nai Brith Canada, alerted the RCMP to his wilful promotion of hatred against Jewish people. As many of you can expect, it’s not entirely encouraging that Topham, the first …

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Topham found guilty of promoting hatred against Jews

Topham found guilty of promoting hatred against Jews Arthur Topham, 68, of British Columbia has been convicted of promoting hatred against the Jewish people through his website. B’nai Brith was among the first complainants to reach out to the RCMP regarding Topham’s postings which have been replete with racist attacks against the Jewish community. For …

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