Today's News
ELAL 800×100
Peerles 800×100
S&P 600×100
Community Sports 800×100
Shlomo Artzi 800×100

Tag Archives: LGBT

Liberals criticized for ending refugee resettlement program for Iranian LGBT

Following numerous reports of abductions, unlawful detentions, torture, beatings and killings of men perceived to be gay or bisexual in the Muslim-majority Russian republic of Chechnya, Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland issued the following statement on April 15, 2017:

Read More »

2016 police report shows that Jews again are the most targeted community in Toronto

One day before the Parliament is scheduled to debate an “anti-Islamophobia” motion, Toronto Police released its 2016 Hate Bias Crime Statistical Report, which shows that this year, as in every year since 2008, Jews continue to be the most targeted community in Toronto for hate crimes.

Read More »

Who is the mysterious imam who inspired Ontario’s anti-Islamophobia motion?

On February 23, 2017 the Ontario legislature unanimously passed a motion against Islamophobia. The motion that was tabled by Liberal MPP Nathalie Des Rosiers, MPP (Ottawa—Vanier) reads the following: In the opinion of this House, the Legislative Assembly of Ontario should reaffirm that diversity has always played an important part in Ontario’s culture and heritage; recognize the significant contributions Muslims ...

Read More »

Jewish Federations of Canada announces the first Canadian LGBTQ trip to Israel

On January 18, 2017, Canada Israel Experience (CIE) – a leading Israel program organizer in Canada offering trips to Israel for youth and young adults, Jewish Federations of Canada – a national organization that partners with the Canadian Jewish Federations, and Birthright Israel – a non-profit education organization which sponsors free trips to Israel for young adults of Jewish heritage ...

Read More »

Send this to friend