Eric Brazeau continues his relentless fight for freedom of speech and against radical Islam in Canada. Equipped with signs featuring quotes from supplications recited at Masjid Toronto mosque, Brazau and fellow activists held a protest at CBC building and Dundas Square on Friday, March 17, 2017.
Approximately 600 people, including children who attend a Jewish daycare, had to be evacuated from the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre (JCC) in downtown Toronto after receiving a bomb threat around 10 am on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.
On February 17, 2017 Mayor of Toronto, John Tory tweeted following the demonstration outside Masjid Toronto Mosque on Friday (February 17, 2017). Islamophobia has NO place in our city. I’ve visited Masjid Toronto many times & denounce all acts of hatred towards our Muslim citizens. Islamophobia has NO place in our city. I've visited Masjid Toronto many times & denounce ...
In response to US President Donald Trump’s executive order blocking refugees from seven Muslim-majority countries from entering the US for 120 days in order to keep out “radical Islamic terrorists”, Toronto Mayor John Tory released a statement on January 28, 2017 reaffirming his commitment to welcoming refugees.
Black Lives Matter – Toronto (BLM – TO), the self proclaimed “coalition of Black Torontonians resisting anti-Black racism, state-sponsored violence, police brutality,” shared on its official Facebook page a letter that allegedly was sent last week by Toronto Mayor John Tory to BLM-TO.
On November 14, 2016, during his visit to Israel as part of the joint Toronto-Montreal week-long economic mission, Toronto Mayor John H. Tory took part in a ceremony to inaugurate the John A Tory Memorial Autism Therapy Garden, a therapeutic park for young people with autism in the southern city of Be’er Sheva.
On November 12th, Toronto Mayor John Tory joined UJA Federation’s advocacy partner, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA), aboard a week-long mission to Israel focusing on innovation and technology to facilitate trade between the Canada and the Jewish state.
Three dozens of pro Palestinian activists responded to the call of The Coalition Against Israeli Apartheid (CAIA) and arrived on Friday, May 13, 2016, at Nathan Philip Square in front of Toronto’s City Hall to protest the sending of an official of the Office of Equity, Diversity and Human Rights to deliver a speech at the conference, “Jerusalem as a ...