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B'nai B'rith

(bənā` brĭth) [Heb.,= Sons of the Covenant], oldest and largest Jewish service organization in the world, founded (1843) in New York by American Jews "to provide service to their own people and to humanity at large." The organization has branches throughout the world. Its divisions include the Hillel Foundation (for Jewish college students), the Anti-Defamation League (a civil-rights organization), and B'nai B'rith Women. B'nai B'rith has about 500,000 members in 58 countries. The national office, located in Washington, D.C., publishes the International Jewish Monthly and other periodicals.
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"We are appalled by the blatant Jew-hatred peddled by this publication," said Michael Mostyn, Chief Executive Officer of B'nai Brith Canada.
Saying it received a call to its "Anti-Hate Hotline", B'nai Brith claimed the school was "(https://www.bnaibrith.ca/toronto_jewish_day_school_vandalized_with_palestinian_terror_slogans) defaced with antisemitic epithets".(https://www.friendsofsimonwiesenthalcenter.com/news/fswc-stands-in-solidarity-with-jewish-school-targeted-with-anti-israel-graffiti) FSWC and(https://cija.ca/press-release-cija-and-uja-federation-of-greater-toronto-aware-of-two-incidents-of-hateful-graffiti-in-toronto/) CIJA also put out statements denouncing "hatred".
B'nai Brith submitted detailed proposals prior to the G7 Summit in Charlevoix, QC on how the G7 can lead the effort to combat antisemitism.
B'Nai Brith is an international service organization that fights against anti-Semitism and anti-Israel bias.
Frank Diman, the Executive Vice President of B'nai Brith Canada said "Canadians should be extremely concerned that an alleged terrorist, accused of committing such heinous acts, will be teaching our youth at a leading Canadian university.
Anita Bromberg, director of legal affairs for B'nai Brith Canada, said she had heard many conspiracy theories about Jews and their "control" of the world's money.
In "Journeys To A Jewish Life: Inspiring Stories From The Spiritual Journeys Of American Jews", Paula Amann (former news editor of the 'Washington Jewish Week' and a former staff writer at B'nai Brith International) has compiled a series of highly recommended and personal accounts by men and women who had to discover the necessity of living a Jewish life in a secular America, including their participation in a Jewish spiritual community, adopting and adapting Jewish teachings, rituals, and life-styles, the needs of family and the duties of observance.
Income from sale of the original 1941 edition was donated to the B'nai Brith Orphan Home in Atlanta, Georgia.
Winnipeg-based David Matas, a lawyer for B'nai Brith Canada, said he agrees the figures reflect mounting levels of anti-Semitism.
One might expect powerful Jewish organizations like the Anti-Defamation League and B'nai Brith to rush to Rabbi Kent's defense and demand accountability and apologies from Havana.
A labor union representing 50,000 Canada Post employees has aligned itself with a Palestinian counterpart that supports terrorism and the elimination of Israel, B'nai Brith Canada has learned.
In response, B'nai Brith, Hasbara Fellowships, Simon Wiesenthal Centre for Holocaust Studies and Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA) all claimed persecution.