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B'nai Brith calls out Canadian uni for course on anti-Semitism taught by anti-Zionist prof

B'nai Brith calls out Canadian uni for course on anti-Semitism taught by anti-Zionist prof

B’nai Brith Canada still concerned about risk updated, new course will "promote hostility toward Jews."Dan Verbin, 24/08/2021 22:59
B'nai Brith calls for resignation of U of T faculty association pres over remarks

B'nai Brith calls for resignation of U of T faculty association pres over remarks

B'nai Brith Canada calls faculty body head's remarks "inappropriate, and harmful to the campus’ Jewish community.”Dan Verbin, 07/07/2021 18:42
Canadian TV station cuts ties with controversial Arabic show after B'nai Brith complaint

Canadian TV station cuts ties with controversial Arabic show after B'nai Brith complaint

Show had promoted false information that suspect in anti-Muslim attack in London, Ont. was Jewish and made offensive comments about Israel.Dan Verbin, 01/07/2021 15:53
B'nai Brith Canada: Is Canada still safe for Jews?

B'nai Brith Canada: Is Canada still safe for Jews?

In an "open letter to Canada," B'nai Brith's Michael Mostyn calls the recent rise in anti-Semitism a “wake-up call for Canadian Jewry.”Dan Verbin, 26/05/2021 14:55
B'nai Brith: Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada increased 18% in 2020

B'nai Brith: Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada increased 18% in 2020

Annual Audit of Antisemitic Incidents 2020 finds that Jews are still the most targeted group in Canada for hate crimes.Dan Verbin, 27/04/2021 02:51
Anti-Semitic 'Nurses' episode pulled from Global TV website

Anti-Semitic 'Nurses' episode pulled from Global TV website

Global TV apologizes for 'Nurses' episode which featured inaccurate and offensive depiction of Hasidic Jews and Jewish law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2021 19:04
Israeli MK congratulates father on Canadian envoy nomination

Israeli MK congratulates father on Canadian envoy nomination

Blue & White MK congratulates father on appointment as Canada's special envoy on preserving Holocaust remembrance & combating anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/11/2020 18:45
Jewish groups provide emergency help to Bahamas after hurricane

Jewish groups provide emergency help to Bahamas after hurricane

Jewish groups mobilize to help, after at least 7 confirmed dead in Hurricane Dorian, with death toll expected to rise.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/09/2019 19:40
Anti-Semitic incidents rise to record level in Canada

Anti-Semitic incidents rise to record level in Canada

B'nai Brith warns of 'whopping national increase' in anti-Semitism, calls on Canada to implement action plan.JTA, 26/04/2018 12:14
Guatemalan president honored for moving embassy to Jerusalem

Guatemalan president honored for moving embassy to Jerusalem

B’nai B’rith honors Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales for embassy move to Jerusalem.JTA, 31/01/2018 10:41
Residents of ‘Swastika Trail’ push to rename Canadian street

Residents of ‘Swastika Trail’ push to rename Canadian street

Symbol of bigotry - or good luck? Residents divided over street name in Ontario town.JTA, 26/11/2017 19:11
Anti-Semitism declining compared with peak of 2014

Anti-Semitism declining compared with peak of 2014

71% of anti-Semitic incidents occurred in Ontario, 21% in Quebec.Dalit Halevi, 05/05/2016 19:34
Jewish group wants to ban anti-Semitic comedian

Jewish group wants to ban anti-Semitic comedian

B’nai Brith in Montreal looking to ban French comedian who has several convictions for violating hate speech laws in Europe.Shoshana Miskin, 25/04/2016 07:50
Even American Jews Oppose Iran Deal, by 2-1 Margin

Even American Jews Oppose Iran Deal, by 2-1 Margin

Survey shows that 45% of Jews oppose (22% in favor). Americans in general are even more opposed.Hillel Fendel, 11/08/2015 10:37
Condemnation of Church Arson Continues to Pour In

Condemnation of Church Arson Continues to Pour In

Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein of International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), slams arson as 'a product of xenophobia.'Moshe Cohen, 18/06/2015 14:40
Canadian Jews 'More Afraid'

Canadian Jews 'More Afraid'

Bnai Brith says while total number of hate acts against Jews declined slightly, this is only half of the story.Dalit Halevy, 13/04/2014 18:37
'Jews Will Never Be Forgiven the Holocaust'

'Jews Will Never Be Forgiven the Holocaust'

Howard Jacobson, a British novelist, helps shape the Jewish identity by guiding through the complexities of being Jewish in modern Diaspora.Kochava Rozenbaum , 08/10/2013 03:45
Remembering the Jews Who Saved Their Fellow Jews

Remembering the Jews Who Saved Their Fellow Jews

Groups of Jews who risked everything to save their fellow Jews during the Holocaust instead of escaping to freedom were honored on MondayArutz 7 Staff, 08/04/2013 20:01
Rally Calls 'Massacre of Muslims' a 'Zionist Plot'

Rally Calls 'Massacre of Muslims' a 'Zionist Plot'

The "B'nai Brith Canada" organization filed a complaint to police about a protest which blamed sectarian violence in Pakistan on Israel Annie Lubin, 16/01/2013 08:27