Category: Anti Islam bigotry

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown Blasts Own Labour Party for Antisemitism

Former British prime minister Gordon Brown slammed his own Labour party on Sunday evening for its failure to combat antisemitism. At an event, held at north London's Hampstead Synagogue, Brown demanded the immediate expulsion of any member found to

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Toronto Church Cancels Event Honouring Terrorist

B'nai Brith Canada TORONTO – A Toronto church has cancelled a previously scheduled event that would have honoured a Palestinian terrorist, following a campaign by B'nai Brith Canada. On July 13, Trinity-St. Paul's United Church was set to provide

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41 percent of young European Jews have considered emigrating due to anti-Semitism

(JTA) — Forty-one percent of young Jews in Europe have considered emigrating because of safety concerns, according to the findings of a survey published Thursday. Some 2,700 respondents aged 16-34 said they wanted to leave "because they did not fe

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The Rage Less Traveled: a bounty on Jews

Kay Wilson has written an extraordinary book about terror; The Rage Less Traveled, based on personal experience The first sentence in the book grabs you as she takes you to the Israeli hospital where she is being questioned about the machete attack

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The dangerous drive to correlate Islamophobia with anti-Semitism

Islamophobia, like much Muslim discourse, is based on an appropriation and inversion of Jewish experience and precepts. (June 27, 2019 / JNS) The Somali-born congresswoman Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.), who has made a number of anti-Semitic remarks, is curre

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FUREY: Canada updated its terror list – and still hasn’t added the IRGC

It was a dramatic scene in the House of Commons just over one year ago. The Conservatives had put forward a motion to designate Iran's Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps a terrorist entity. The IRGC is an ideologically-driven branch of Iran's armed fo

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Raymond de Souza: Canada’s anti-racism strategy needs to redefine Islamophobia

All religions need critical engagement. In this moment of history, that need is pressing in the world of Islam Some time back I was booking a flight and had an option to fly EgyptAir, with a connection in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The times were conveni

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German Bank and BDS group accused of aiding palestinian terrorists

Numerous Post media queries to Jewish Voice were not returned. Just days after the German Bank for Social Economy closed the account of a pro-BDS group, the Shurat HaDin Law Center accused the bank and the BDS group of playing a role in financing th

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Canada to adopt IHRA definition of ‘antisemitism’

According to Canadian statistics, antisemitism constitutes the highest proportion of hate crimes in Canada. The Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism, Pablo Rodríguez, announced on Tuesday that the Canadian government intends to adop

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Canadian Gov’t Gives Summer Job Funds to Suspended Islamist Org

The Islamic Society of North America-Canada received approval for 2019 Canada summer job funds. This is despite the fact that it is under a suspension by the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) over concerns it funded terrorists in Pakistan. The CRA, which

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