cig_control October 30, 2018

UJA Federation of Greater Toronto, its advocacy agent, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA), and many other Jewish organizations – including B’nai Brith, Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center for Holocaust Studies (FSWC), the Jewish National Fund (JNF) and the Toronto Board of Rabbis – will host a community-wide vigil on Monday, October 29th […]

cig_control October 27, 2018

This past August, I wrote an editorial piece in the Toronto Star calling Canada’s handling of Nazi war criminals a national shame. Despite the fact that over 800 war criminals were found to have snuck into this country by the Deschenes Commission, only 20 strong possibilities were identified for prosecution. Of those, Canada tried to […]

cig_control October 27, 2018

One day last week, Bill Epstein got a call from a non Jewish friend in Aurora, a small town just north of Toronto. “Bill, they’re selling Tshirts here at Walmart, that are really offensive,” he said emotionally. Epstein reported the incident to a journalist who immediately made a call to B’nai Birth’s hotline, that reports […]

cig_control October 25, 2018

Some people are so proudly antisemitic you don’t need to guess. Neo-Nazis come to mind. Louis Farrakhan, Linda Sarsour, Britain’s one and only Jeremy Corbyn. And far too many Imams to name. But there is another kind of antisemitism that is more covert and dangerous because it comes from main stream media. These “journalists” find […]

cig_control October 24, 2018

Eli E. Hertz | October 22, 2018 There is no age-old Palestinian people. Most so-called Palestinians are relative newcomers to the Land of Israel. Palestine is ‘not a state’ White House National Security Advisor John Bolton October 3, 2018 The Palestinians claim that they are an ancient and indigenous people fails to stand up to […]

cig_control October 24, 2018

In 1939, the Japanese foreign ministry dispatched Chiune Sugihara to Lithuania to direct the consulate there. That same year, Jewish refugees from Nazi- and Soviet-occupied Poland began streaming into Lithuania desperate to escape Europe. Sugihara not only issued thousands of visas for them to travel to Japan, saving them from Hitler’s advance into the country […]

cig_control October 20, 2018

Canadian taxpayer money may be finding its way to Hamas, a listed terrorist group. The Criminal Code of Canada forbids funding terrorism, as well as forbidding the facilitation of those funding terrorism. But last Friday, Minister of International Development Marie-Claude Bibeau announced that Canada would send $50 million in the next two years to the […]