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Chag Sameach and Happy Passover from the CJPAC Team

Chag Sameach and Happy Passover from the CJPAC Team!

Record numbers turn out for ACTION

TORONTO – Last night CJPAC’s 6th annual ACTION Party saw a record number of politicians and young professionals flood the Skywalk for a celebration...

Congratulations to the Canadian Coalition Against Terror

Tonight in the Parliament of Canada, the House of Commons passed the Justice for Victims of Terrorism Act (JVTA). Congratulations to all those who...

Top 5 political lessons from Purim & the Book of Esther

With Purim starting tonight, we thought we’d post some fun thoughts inspired by this very political Jewish holiday. Think we missed some lessons? Share...

Thanks to you, May is now Jewish Heritage Month in Ontario!

Thanks to you, May is now Jewish Heritage Month in Ontario! At CJPAC, we know that the most powerful way to ensure our community’s...

ACT NOW: Urgent steps needed to confront the Iranian threat

Two weeks ago, the International Atomic Energy Agency released its most damning and conclusive report on Iran’s drive to obtain nuclear weapons.   We need...

ACT NOW: Thank the Government for changing key UN votes (updated)

Today the Government of Canada made a substantial change to Canada’s votes at the United Nations. These resolutions condemned Israel as an aggressor and...

CJPAC’s Rosh Hashanah Time Machine

In honour of Rosh Hashanah, send a message to your friends, from their future selves. It’s a great way to remind them of how...

ACT NOW: A moment of truth in Canadian Politics

In this alert: Click here to thank the Prime Minister for rejecting Palestinian unilateralism, signing the Ottawa Protocol, rejecting Durban III, and re-introducing legislation...

10 Ways of Becoming Involved Politically on Campus

One of the most common things we hear from non-political students on campus is “I can’t do anything – I’m just a student.” With...

Statement on the passing of Hon. Jack Layton

TORONTO – Mark Waldman, Executive Director of CJPAC made the following statement regarding the death of Hon. Jack Layton, Leader of the Official Opposition:...

It’s a date – Upcoming opportunities for political engagement

With the federal election now behind us, it's time to find new ways to become politically engaged. Thankfully, we found a very comprehensive list...