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Winnipeg Jewish Federation ad slammed by community members

Winnipeg Jewish Federation ad slammed by community members

Ad referring to the "Palestinian Territories" and failing to explicitly call out Hamas accused of failing to advocate for the community.Dan Verbin, 07/06/2021 22:19
Protesters in Winnipeg sing: Get lost, you son of a Jew!

Protesters in Winnipeg sing: Get lost, you son of a Jew!

B’nai Brith Canada calls for hate crimes charges after protesters in Winnipeg play anti-Semitic song composed by a band linked to Hamas.Elad Benari, 31/05/2021 05:11
Canada hit with wave of anti-Semitic attacks

Canada hit with wave of anti-Semitic attacks

Anti-Semitism in Canada includes rock throwing, physical attacks, aimed at Jews and pro-Israel activists.David Lazarus, JTA, 28/05/2021 08:15
Canada: Anti-Semitic attack on kosher cafe staged, police say

Canada: Anti-Semitic attack on kosher cafe staged, police say

Alleged anti-Semitic attack on a kosher Italian-style café in Winnipeg, Canada was staged by the owners of the restaurant, police now say.Marcy Oster, JTA, 25/04/2019 14:28
Winnipeg: Vigil for kosher cafe after anti-Semitic attack

Winnipeg: Vigil for kosher cafe after anti-Semitic attack

Winnipeg church sets interfaith vigil for victims of city's 'most violent and vicious' anti-Semitic attack.Marcy Oster, JTA, 23/04/2019 07:20
Kosher restaurant in Canada vandalized for fourth time

Kosher restaurant in Canada vandalized for fourth time

Woman assaulted during attack on kosher restaurant in Winnipeg. Restaurant vandalized four times in five months.Marcy Oster, JTA, 21/04/2019 21:17
Kosher Italian restaurant in Winnipeg vandalised

Kosher Italian restaurant in Winnipeg vandalised

'Jew' spray-painted on windows, parking lot of Jewish-owned restaurant in second incident so far this year.Marcy Oster/JTA, 05/02/2019 17:51
U of Winnipeg admits anti-Semitic statements at faculty event

U of Winnipeg admits anti-Semitic statements at faculty event

B’nai Brith complained that a speaker accused Israel of committing “genocide” and another referred to Israeli Jews as “European settlers.”JTA, 26/10/2018 08:38
University of Winnipeg apologizes over anti-Semitism

University of Winnipeg apologizes over anti-Semitism

University of Winnipeg concludes anti-Semitism was expressed at a faculty-sponsored event earlier this year, issues apology.Ben Ariel, 25/10/2018 04:42
Another Canadian university rejects BDS

Another Canadian university rejects BDS

University of Winnipeg Students’ Association votes down motion in favor of adopting BDS.Elad Benari, 26/10/2017 04:42
Canada: Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Winnipeg

Canada: Anti-Semitic graffiti found in Winnipeg

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at multiple spots around Canadian city of Winnipeg. Mayor condemns.Ben Ariel, 17/08/2017 04:34
Swastika, ‘die Jew’ left on rock at door of Canadian couple

Swastika, ‘die Jew’ left on rock at door of Canadian couple

Package with an anti-Semitic epithet left on the doorstep of a Jewish couple in Winnipeg.Ben Ariel and JTA, 06/01/2017 05:06