(JTA) — Irwin Cotler, a former Canadian justice minister and a human rights activist, is Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s choice as his nation’s first envoy to combat anti-Semitism. Cotler, a lawyer who belongs to Trudeau’s LiRead More..
(JTA) — As of Wednesday afternoon, one of the first results in a Facebook search for "Holohoax" — a term popular with Holocaust deniers — was a post decrying "Zionist White Jewish Supremacist Child murdering Apartheid State, Talmudic SatanicRead More..
Former Liberal justice minister is an internationally respected human rights lawyer The federal government has named former Liberal justice minister and internationally-known human rights lawyer Irwin Cotler as Canada's special envoy on preserving HRead More..
FSWC Commends Government of Canada’s Appointment of Irwin Cotler as Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance and Combatting Antisemitism
Statement Toronto (November 25, 2020) - Friends of Simon Wiesenthal Center (FSWC) is thrilled to learn that the Government of Canada has named Irwin Cotler, an internationally respected human rights advocate and founder and chair of the Raoul WallenRead More..
November 25, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada OTTAWA – B’nai Brith Canada is applauding the federal government's announcement Thursday that it will establish a position to help combat antisemitism. After many years of B'nai Brith advocacy calling fRead More..
November 24, 2020 B'nai Brith Canada Victoria, B.C. – B'nai Brith Canada has reached out to police following the revelation of another act of incitement by a firebrand religious figure. In a Facebook post flagged Monday by the Jerusalem CeRead More..
More than one-third of the nearly $20 billion in foreign donations and contracts made to American universities between just 2014 and 2020 were never disclosed as required by federal law, according to "Institutional Compliance with Section 117 of thRead More..
As a college student in 2002, Reema Dodin justified suicide bombings "as a last resort of a desperate people." By Batya Jerenberg, World Israel News President-elect Joe Biden announced this week the first-ever appointment of a White House staffer oRead More..
Olivia Katbi-Smith is the North American Coordinator for the antisemitic Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) movement and a prominent member of the radical-left organization Democrat Socialists of America (DSA) (Portland chapter). KatbiRead More..
Update: (November 18, 2020) After publication of this news story, Tides Canada contacted us by email. They state they moved out of the office building at 215 Spadina Avenue last year, although their name remains in the building door entry system andRead More..