Ottawa

B’nai Brith Canada Applauds Ottawa Jazz Festival for Standing Up to Anti-Israel Bias

June 28, 2018 By Reut Cohen Communications/League for Human Rights Associate B’nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is commending the Ottawa Jazz Festival for standing up to the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement, which wrongfully singles out the Jewish state. The festival, which runs this year from June 21 to July 1, …

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Surprise BDS Vote Fails at University of Ottawa

Nov. 5, 2017 By Aidan Fishman Interim National Director of the League for Human Rights B’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. On Sunday, the SFUO’s Board of Administration considered but ultimately rejected a motion …

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Meet the Former B’nai Brith Intern Who Helped Launch Canada’s New Holocaust Monument

Sept. 27, 2017 By Tevy Pilc Staff Writer/Researcher B’nai Brith Canada TORONTO – I first met Laura Grosman at B’nai Brith Canada national headquarters in Toronto. We were both B’nai Brith student interns in the summer of 2009. I was working for the Jewish Tribune while Laura worked as a communications associate. We got along very well, often …

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B’nai Brith Canada Appoints New Director of Government Relations

August 23, 2017 By Hailey Kobrin Communications Associate B’nai Brith Canada B’nai Brith Canada is delighted to announce that Brian Herman has been appointed to serve as its Director of Government Relations. Herman will be based in Ottawa and will develop relationships with government leaders, decision-makers and influencers. He also will educate and advocate on behalf of …

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