Canada Antisemitism

James Keegstra: The Death of an Antisemite

Bernie Farber | Posted 08.15.2014 | Canada
Bernie Farber

The death of James Keegstra will probably be little recognized today. However in the end it was this case that became a victory for Canadian tolerance impacting the Jewish community and all vulnerable minorities in Canada.

Deconstructing Oxfam's Israel Hysteria

Avi Benlolo | Posted 04.08.2014 | Canada
Avi Benlolo

Criticism of Israel by organizations like Oxfam has reached a fevered pitch; the unparalleled hysteria is all the more apparent when cross-referenced with truly horrific and tragic world events which fail to garner similar attention. The irrational intent of this anti-Israel mania undermines humanitarian and peacemaking objectives.

Iran's "Fifth Column" Targets Canadian Schoolchildren

David B. Harris | Posted 08.07.2012 | Canada Politics
David B. Harris

Recently the Toronto District School Board suspended an Islamic school's operating permit after its Iranian-sponsored textbooks were found to promote anti-semitism and jihad. The Toronto incident, however, is not an isolated one: Another program, this one offered in an Ottawa public elementary school, relied on similarly controversial materials.

Don't Newspapers Care About Facts Anymore?

Mike Fegelman | Posted 06.20.2012 | Canada
Mike Fegelman

On March 30, the Toronto Star published a letter replete with errors and false statements submitted by members of the fringe anti-Israel group, Independent Jewish Voices (IJV). While IJV members are entitled to their own opinions, they are not allowed to invent their own facts.

Jewish Homes Ransacked In Quebec

CBC | Posted 06.16.2012 | Canada

Vandals ransacked more than a dozen homes in a gated community in Val Morin over the weekend, marking walls with racial slurs and swastik...

Jewish Resolve: Drawing Strength from Yom Kippur

Avi Benlolo | Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada
Avi Benlolo

Like Yom Kippur of 1973, we are in an emergency situation. While Israel's enemies continue to plan war against the state or fund terrorism from a distance, others are warring against Israel from across continents.