In an interview for the Near East Report, published by the America Israel Public Affairs Committed (AIPAC), a bipartisan organization of U.S. citizens committed to strengthening U.S.-Israel relations, Canada’s former Prime Minister said that the nuclear agreement with Iran should be scrapped if the Iranian regime does not comply with it.
Hasbara Fellowships Canada, the country’s largest pro-Israel campus advocacy organization, received complaints from students about Dr. June Larkin, professor at the Women & Gender Studies Institute at the University of Toronto, who exploited her academic position by promoting Israel Apartheid Week (IAW) which takes place at U of T professor during the week of March 9, 2017.
On March 15, 2017 a referendum at King’s University College (University of Western Ontario) in London, Ontario which called for a boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel failed because it did not meet the required 30% threshold. Had the referendum passed, it would have given a green light to anti-Israel activists to advocate for divestment from Israeli companies.
Michael Coren, Toronto author, print and broadcast journalist who used to work for the Sun News Network, slams The Rebel Media and its co-founder Ezra Levant for suffocating free speech and allying with “creepy Nazi apologists” against Islam, the “common hateful cause.”
A student at the University of British Columbia (UBC) is petitioning the Supreme Court of Canada to stop the Alma Mater Society at UBC from putting forward a referendum question to the members of the student union which supports the anti-Israel boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) movement.
Anti-Israel activists covered up an Israeli flag with an Algerian flag in order to eliminate all traces of Israel from a multicultural festival at the University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) in Oshawa, Ontario, B’nai Brith Canada wrote in a statement.