Despite signs of moderation, Presbyterian Church continues trend of targeting Israel at its General Assembly
By Sean Savage In addition to anti-Israel resolutions, this year's main gathering featured a verbal attack on a Palestinian human-rights activist who condemned the one-sided resolutions being considered against the Jewish state. At its biennial GenRead More..
Brooke Goldstein | Executive director of The Lawfare Project, a global human rights network There are rare moments when political leaders break with tradition and have the courage to speak the truth, even when it flies in the face of protocol. SwissRead More..
Spanish High Court rules that anti-Israel boycotts by city councils are “unconstitutional”, following Lawfare Project action
The High Court of Justice in Asturias last week confirmed that a city council's policy of boycotting Israel was unconstitutional. The City Council of Castrillon in Northern Spain passed a motion effectively boycotting Israel, Israeli businesses, andRead More..
June 21, 2018 By Aidan Fishman Director of the League for Human Rights B'nai Brith Canada LETHBRIDGE, Alta. – A professor at the University of Lethbridge in southern Alberta is peddling fresh antisemitic conspiracy theories over the Internet, desRead More..
As an Orthodox rabbi, it is not for me to comment on US Attorney General Jeff Sessions' invocation of the New Testament to justify separating children from parents who were caught trying to illegally enter the US at the Mexican border. Suffice it toRead More..
Nada survived sexual slavery at the hands of ISIL. Recently, in Ontario, she recognized the man who'd enslaved her in Iraq. What's he doing here? I'll call her "Nada," not her real name. Nada is a Yazidi woman from Sinjar, Iraq, now age 31. On Aug.Read More..
Canada: Ottawa library faces court challenge for cancelling film depicting the Islamization of Europe
Madeline Weld, the organizer of a screening of the so-called "controversial" film Killing Europe "at the Ottawa Public Library… has applied for a judicial review of the library's decision to cancel the showing." Weld runs the Ottawa Chapter of ActRead More..
A pricey plan of "action" by Canada's Heritage Committee against "Islamophobia" is about to launch. It is in response to the controversial anti-Islamophobia Motion M-103, which deemed Canada to be a country with a "climate of fear" toward Muslims andRead More..
Using the politicized Canada Summer Jobs grant, the Trudeau government recently gave funding to a controversial hate preacher who's the subject of a criminal complaint. The Islamic Humanitarian Service in Kitchener, Ont., was approved by the TrudeauRead More..