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Anti-Semitic protest at Toronto's York University condemned

Anti-Semitic protest at Toronto's York University condemned

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center demands York University protect rights of Jewish students amid protest over event with IDF reservists.Elad Benari, 20/11/2019 23:42
Jewish Raptors owner says boycott hasn't kept team from Israel

Jewish Raptors owner says boycott hasn't kept team from Israel

Co-owner of NBA's Toronto Raptors rejects claims boycott has kept the team from visiting Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 01/11/2019 08:32
Nazi comedy 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto film fest prize

Nazi comedy 'Jojo Rabbit' wins Toronto film fest prize

World War II 'anti-hate satire' wins prize with history of predicting Oscars success.AFP, 16/09/2019 14:57
Toronto man charged after shouting 'Heil Hitler' at Jews

Toronto man charged after shouting 'Heil Hitler' at Jews

B'nai Brith Canada complains to police after man accosts participants at Walk with Israel in Toronto.Ben Ariel, 04/09/2019 05:40
Publisher of anti-Semitic Toronto paper gets house arrest

Publisher of anti-Semitic Toronto paper gets house arrest

Jewish groups respond with mixed feelings after publisher of Toronto paper that promoted hatred is sentenced to 12 months of house arrest.Elad Benari, 30/08/2019 05:01
White nationalists banned from using Toronto mailing service

White nationalists banned from using Toronto mailing service

Saskatchewan-based white nationalist group barred from using Toronto mailing service following information provided by B'nai Brith Canada.Ben Ariel, 28/08/2019 06:51
Canadian newspaper editor to be jailed for promoting hatred

Canadian newspaper editor to be jailed for promoting hatred

Editor of Toronto-based publication sent to one year in jail for promoting hatred against women and Jews.Elad Benari, 23/08/2019 04:02
Toronto church cancels event honoring terrorist

Toronto church cancels event honoring terrorist

Following campaign by B’nai Brith Canada, Toronto church cancels event honoring terrorist who organized attack on Israel's airport in 1972.Ben Ariel, 08/07/2019 02:03
Two shot during NBA Championship celebration in Toronto

Two shot during NBA Championship celebration in Toronto

Two people shot and wounded during celebrations of Toronto Raptors’ NBA Championship.Elad Benari, 17/06/2019 23:31
Toronto Raptors Jewish co-owner: We'll visit Israel if we win

Toronto Raptors Jewish co-owner: We'll visit Israel if we win

Larry Tanenbaum, co-owner of team currently competing for NBA championship, says he'll bring the club to visit Israel if it wins the title.Marcy Oster, JTA, 13/06/2019 13:07
Toronto: Sign threatening massacre of Jews at Al Quds Day event

Toronto: Sign threatening massacre of Jews at Al Quds Day event

Shi'ite Muslims rallying against Israel at Al Quds Day event in Toronto carry sign threatening massacre of Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2019 22:33
150 strangers join funeral of Holocaust survivor with no family

150 strangers join funeral of Holocaust survivor with no family

Toronto rabbi shocked to find some 150 strangers showing up to attend funeral of Holocaust survivor who died with virtually no family.Marcy Oster, JTA, 05/02/2019 08:12
Canadian journalist 'threatened by Islamic party'

Canadian journalist 'threatened by Islamic party'

Sun columnist talks about death threats and imprisonments: 'It's quite scary if I think about it, but I don't.'Mordechai Sones, 01/01/2019 22:53
Radical imam won't attend Toronto conference

Radical imam won't attend Toronto conference

Imam who called for the killing of Jews will not speak at conference at Islamic center in Toronto next week.Elad Benari, 21/12/2018 02:38
Toronto Islamic Center to host Imam who praised killing of Jews

Toronto Islamic Center to host Imam who praised killing of Jews

Salaheddin Islamic Centre in Scarborough invites Saudi Imam who repeatedly called for slaughter of Jews to address its winter conference.Gary Willig, 20/12/2018 20:32
Toronto-based anti-Semitic publication permanently banned

Toronto-based anti-Semitic publication permanently banned

Toronto-based publication which contained anti-Semitic material permanently banned from distribution through Canada Post.Elad Benari, 16/11/2018 05:45
17-year-old charged over Toronto anti-Semitic incident

17-year-old charged over Toronto anti-Semitic incident

Toronto Police charge 17-year-old boy in connection with hate crime against four Jewish teenagers in North York.Elad Benari, 15/11/2018 02:05
Attack on Jewish teens in Toronto investigated as hate crime

Attack on Jewish teens in Toronto investigated as hate crime

Police say attack which resulted in injuries to Jewish teens motivated by religious hate.JTA, 13/11/2018 21:22
Christians, Muslims form 'peace ring' around Toronto synagogue

Christians, Muslims form 'peace ring' around Toronto synagogue

Hundreds join interfaith 'ring of peace' around Toronto synagogue which Pittsburgh shooting victim had attended.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/11/2018 18:09
Toronto Jewish school vandalized with pro-Hamas graffiti

Toronto Jewish school vandalized with pro-Hamas graffiti

'Long life to Hamas' painted on signs in front of Jewish day school in Toronto.JTA, 10/10/2018 02:46
Toronto attacker was 'emotionally disturbed loner'

Toronto attacker was 'emotionally disturbed loner'

Details released about man who went on a deadly shooting rampage in Toronto's Greektown in July.Ben Ariel, 21/09/2018 04:07
ISIS takes responsibility for terror attack in Toronto

ISIS takes responsibility for terror attack in Toronto

ISIS claims responsibility for Toronto shooting attack which left 2 dead.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/07/2018 12:51
Report: Toronto shooter visited ISIS websites

Report: Toronto shooter visited ISIS websites

Investigators reportedly have indications that man who opened fire on restaurants and cafes in downtown Toronto visited ISIS websites.Ben Ariel, 25/07/2018 03:42
Toronto shooter identified

Toronto shooter identified

Man responsible for shooting rampage in Toronto’s Greektown identified as 29-year-old Faisal Hussain.Ben Ariel, 24/07/2018 02:07
Toronto: Shooter kills 1, injures 14

Toronto: Shooter kills 1, injures 14

Police investigate shooting, say it's not clear if shooter was killed by police or self-inflicted wound.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/07/2018 09:36
Toronto: 'Achtung' sprayed on sign promoting Holocaust education

Toronto: 'Achtung' sprayed on sign promoting Holocaust education

UJA Federation, CIJA, condemn anti-Semitic vandalism in Toronto.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/07/2018 23:23
Ontario's premier-elect promises to stop Al-Quds Day events

Ontario's premier-elect promises to stop Al-Quds Day events

Premier-elect Doug Ford promises that 'events like Al-Quds Day' will 'no longer be part of the landscape in Ontario.'Dalit Halevi, Chana Roberts, 13/06/2018 08:44
Muslim cleric in Toronto: Zionists should be eradicated

Muslim cleric in Toronto: Zionists should be eradicated

At annual Al-Quds Day rally in Toronto, Muslim cleric prays for eradication of "Zionists" and "American empire".Elad Benari, 13/06/2018 06:46
Watch: Economy Minister answers pro-BDS activists

Watch: Economy Minister answers pro-BDS activists

BDS and pro-Palestinian Arab activists interrupt meeting between Economy Minister Eli Cohen and businesspeople in Toronto.Hezki Baruch, 31/05/2018 01:05
Canada school removes student banner for likeness to Israel flag

Canada school removes student banner for likeness to Israel flag

Toronto public school removes banner, made in honor of Jewish Heritage Month, deemed 'too controversial' over resemblance to Israeli flag.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/05/2018 20:24
Islamic group takes reponsibility for sabotage north of Toronto

Islamic group takes reponsibility for sabotage north of Toronto

Unknown group takes responsibility for polluting beaches with dangerous objects, threatens series of terror attacks.Mordechai Sones, 22/05/2018 22:20
Toronto to mark Jewish Heritage Month

Toronto to mark Jewish Heritage Month

Toronto Mayor John Tory proclaims the month of May to be Jewish Heritage Month.Ben Ariel, 03/05/2018 00:08
10 dead in ramming attack in Toronto

10 dead in ramming attack in Toronto

10 people killed, 15 injured after rental van plows into pedestrians. Driver arrested, motive unknown.Gary Willig and Elad Benari, 24/04/2018 03:21
Dramatic increase in anti-Semitism in Toronto

Dramatic increase in anti-Semitism in Toronto

Despite making up 3.8 percent of Toronto's population, 28 percent of the hate incidents in the city in 2017 were directed against Jews.Dalit Halevi, 19/04/2018 01:05
White supremacists accuse of Jews of plotting 'White Genocide'

White supremacists accuse of Jews of plotting 'White Genocide'

Anti-Semitic hate-mail sent to Canadian law firm, accusing Jews of using immigration to achieve 'white genocide'.David Rosenberg, 09/03/2018 13:44
Canadian court to rule whether Orthodox man is dead or alive

Canadian court to rule whether Orthodox man is dead or alive

Can hospital cut 25-year-old's life support, despite his family's pleas it be maintained? Ontario court to rule on young man's fate.David Rosenberg, 19/02/2018 12:09
Canadian Jewish philanthropists were murdered, police confirm

Canadian Jewish philanthropists were murdered, police confirm

Police say Barry and Honey Sherman were victims of a double homicide. There are no suspects at this time.Ben Ariel, Canada, 26/01/2018 21:48
Were Canadian Jewish philanthropists murdered in their home?

Were Canadian Jewish philanthropists murdered in their home?

Private investigators say Barry and Honey Sherman, found dead in their Toronto home last month, were murdered - by more than one killer.JTA, 21/01/2018 16:59
Neturei Karta attend Islamic conference in Toronto

Neturei Karta attend Islamic conference in Toronto

Members of radical anti-Zionist group take place in Islamic convention in Toronto, say "occupation" contradicts Judaism.Dalit Halevi, 01/01/2018 05:12
Private investigators to probe death of Canadian Jewish couple

Private investigators to probe death of Canadian Jewish couple

Family of Barry and Honey Sherman hires former homicide detectives to investigate their deaths.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/12/2017 05:38
Canadian synagogues receive death threats

Canadian synagogues receive death threats

At least five Canadian synagogues receive threatening messages reading 'Jewry Must Perish' during Hanukkah festival.David Rosenberg, 19/12/2017 12:08
Police: Jewish billionaire and wife died of 'neck compression'

Police: Jewish billionaire and wife died of 'neck compression'

Toronto Police release the cause of death of Jewish billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife Honey.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/12/2017 04:38
Family denies billionaire couple's deaths were murder-suicide

Family denies billionaire couple's deaths were murder-suicide

Canadian media claims police investigating whether Barry, Honey Sherman's deaths were result of a murder-suicide. Family denies 'rumors'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2017 22:42
Jewish billionaire and wife found dead in Toronto home

Jewish billionaire and wife found dead in Toronto home

Billionaire founder of Canada drug firm found dead in 'suspicious' death, police not seeking perpetrator.AFP, 16/12/2017 21:48
Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Toronto suburb

Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Toronto suburb

“Hitler was right!” spray painted on concrete construction barrier in Vaughan. Jewish groups condemn.Elad Benari, Canada, 01/09/2017 22:22
Watch: Suspects in anti-Semitic graffiti in Toronto suburb

Watch: Suspects in anti-Semitic graffiti in Toronto suburb

Surveillance video released by police shows three suspects wanted for defacing schools in Markham with anti-Semitic graffiti.Elad Benari, 24/08/2017 02:07
Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Toronto suburb

Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Toronto suburb

Anti-Semitic and race-related graffiti found at three schools in the town of Markham.Elad Benari, 22/08/2017 04:04
Toronto Police urged to charge imam with hate speech

Toronto Police urged to charge imam with hate speech

Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center calls on Toronto Police to charge local imam who called to eliminate Israel and Zionism.Ben Ariel, 20/07/2017 06:46
PA delegates arrange Ottawa meeting for Arab MK

PA delegates arrange Ottawa meeting for Arab MK

Israeli-Arab MK visits Canada, participates in PA delegates' event.Dalit Halevi, 19/04/2017 08:18
Students at Toronto university adopt definition of anti-Semitism

Students at Toronto university adopt definition of anti-Semitism

Student union at Ryerson University in Toronto votes to adopt a broad definition of anti-Semitism, including double standards against IsraelJTA, 03/04/2017 21:41
Evacuation at York University over anti-Semitic bomb threat

Evacuation at York University over anti-Semitic bomb threat

Series of anti-Semitic incidents takes place at York University Glendon campus, forcing evacuation of campus.Gary Willig, 23/03/2017 21:49
Toronto hate crimes increase, with Jews targeted the most

Toronto hate crimes increase, with Jews targeted the most

Hate crimes increase by 8% in Toronto, Canada. Jews most targeted group.JTA, 20/03/2017 21:18
Two Jewish centers in Canada receive threats

Two Jewish centers in Canada receive threats

Jewish centers in Toronto and London receive bomb threats.Elad Benari, 08/03/2017 01:13
Security increased around Toronto Jewish institutions

Security increased around Toronto Jewish institutions

Police increase patrols at Jewish institutions in Toronto and the area amid threats by ISIS.Dalit Halevi, 02/03/2017 04:10
Watch: Protest in Toronto mosque that incited against Jews

Watch: Protest in Toronto mosque that incited against Jews

Human rights activist Sandra Solomon wrapped herself in a tallit and visited a Toronto mosque which called for Allah to kill the Jews.Dalit Halevi, 01/03/2017 03:14
Toronto mosque apologizes for anti-Jewish prayer

Toronto mosque apologizes for anti-Jewish prayer

Downtown Toronto mosque apologizes over supplication in which an imam wished for the death of Jews.Dalit Halevi, 23/02/2017 04:41
Toronto mayor: No place for anti-Semitism in this city

Toronto mayor: No place for anti-Semitism in this city

Toronto mayor condemns anti-Semitic notes found in condo building in the city.Elad Benari, 23/02/2017 03:41