Category: Anti Islam bigotry

After Pittsburg, Where do we go from here; Muslim Group

The moment of silence to observe the tragedy of the Pittsburgh pogrom, was electric with emotion. The meeting room at the Richview Library was packed with Muslims, Jews and Christians who came to partake in a" Muslim-Jewish dialogue" about what to

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‘Shock’ as Macron announces French Nazi collaborator Marshal Pétain to be honoured for wartime service

French President says Pétain, who rounded up thousands of Jews, to be honoured because he was a great First World War soldier Emmanuel Macron has announced that Marshal Philippe Pétain, the Nazi collaborator whose administration helped deport of t

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Hospitalized

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has been hospitalized at George Washington Medical Center in Washington DC after falling in her office at the Court on Wednesday night. Ginsburg reportedly left the Court after her fall and went home but lat

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Israelis barred from Saudi chess tournament demand action from world chess body

Israelis were denied visas for Riyadh tournament last year and are being supported by The Lawfare Project. Letter to international chess body seeks assurances against anti-Israeli discrimination in chess Two Israeli nationals are requesting that the

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Analysis: How Does the Holocaust Continue to Affect Us Today?

On the eve of International Holocaust Memorial Day, Rachel Avraham interviewed internationally acclaimed anti-Semitism expert Manfred Gerstenfeld and discussed how the Holocaust continues to affect us to date. A couple of generations after the Holoc

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Michael Mostyn: An apology is nice, but Canada needs a real plan to fight anti-Semitism

From Kamloops to St. John's, members of our community continue to be subjected to antisemitic harassment, violence and vandalism, a perennial reminder that, after all this time, many still view us as 'the other' While the Jewish people have enjoye

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Iranians Celebrate 39th Anniversary of US Embassy Takeover

Nationwide rallies marking the 39th anniversary of the 1979 takeover of the American embassy in Tehran began on Sunday morning under the slogan "Hayhat Minna al-Dhilla (no to humiliation)." In Tehran, the rally was held at the location of the former

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Lithuanian state historians defend Nazi collaborator accused of killing Jews

Defense comes in response to an American activist's lawsuit demanding removal of plaque in Vilnius honoring Jonas Noreika Lithuania's state historical institute on the Soviet domination of the country defended in court a deceased collaborator with N

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We need to realize that anti-Semitism is not just a Jewish problem

Opinion: What starts with Jews does not end with Jews. Those who threaten Jews pose a danger to broader society as well By Martin Sampson Though I am not Jewish, I have had the honour of working for a Canadian Jewish organization for the past fi

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Walmart recalls offensive Tshirts after complaints

Several weeks ago, two Tshirts mocking Jews were discovered being sold at Walmart in Aurora. They were found by a non Jew outraged at how "they crossed the line". Calls were immediately made to both the B'nai Brith hot line for anti Semitic inciden

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