cig_control May 30, 2018

Banner was “too controversial” because it resembled the Israeli flag, principal says TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is expressing its outrage after the principal of a Toronto public school removed a banner made by students for Jewish Heritage Month, in a decision upheld by officials at the Toronto District School Board (TDSB). The banner had […]

cig_control May 29, 2018

Say it over and over again. Never stop saying anti-Semitism is a nauseating disease that must be eliminated. The things they’re saying fill my heart with fear. Proposals for that elimination were not on the agenda of the meeting on April 27, 2018 in the White House between President Donald Trump and German Chancellor Angela […]

cig_control May 29, 2018

Author: Ran Ukashi and Aidan Fishman [B’nai Brith] TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is demanding action from the Canada Revenue Agency after learning that a registered charity is promoting and selling a book containing antisemitic content and facilitating a cross-country tour by its author. Palestinian cleric Naim Ateek is in the midst of a cross-Canada […]

cig_control May 29, 2018

One hundred feet from the finish line at Sunday’s March for Israel, for the first time, a group held a demonstration to inform the marchers about Israel’s legal rights to the land. “Too few know about Israel’s legal rights and swallow the occupation lie,” says Mark Vandermaas, pictured centre. Vandermaas, a Christian and former UN […]

cig_control May 29, 2018

The Jews If India First Of Four Lectures:A Historical And Sociological Overview Presented by Ann Smson Born and raised in Bombay, India, in an observant Jewish home, Ann Samson immigrated with her husband to canada in 1966. She holds a Master of Education degree in dministration & Spervision from New York’s Niagara University, and a […]

cig_control May 28, 2018

Author: Ran Ukashi and Aidan Fishman [B’nai Brith] TORONTO – B’nai Brith Canada is demanding action from the Canada Revenue Agency after learning that a registered charity is promoting and selling a book containing antisemitic content and facilitating a cross-country tour by its author. Palestinian cleric Naim Ateek is in the midst of a cross-Canada […]

cig_control May 26, 2018

JERUSALEM — During my years in the international press here in Israel, long before the bloody events of this week, I came to respect Hamas for its keen ability to tell a story. At the end of 2008 I was a desk editor, a local hire in The Associated Press’s Jerusalem bureau, during the first […]

cig_control May 25, 2018

Backstory EVA SAPERIA AND SHERYL SAPERIA Megillat Hashoah, literally trans;ated as the scroll of the Holocaust, represents a significant effort to preserve the memory of the Shoah in a unifying liturgy. This text, which people all over the world will read this year as they commemorate Yom ha-Shoah, was conceived by our dear cousin Alex […]

cig_control May 22, 2018

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau encountered strong criticism on Thursday over his earlier statement condemning the violence on the Israel-Gaza Strip border that excluded any mention of Hamas’ role in stoking Palestinian attacks. Trudeau spoke out on Wednesday after learning that a Canadian citizen had been shot and wounded during the two days of clashes […]