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On the passing of Hon. Bob (Robert) Kaplan, PC QC

It is with great sadness that we learned of the passing of Hon. Bob Kaplan (z”l). Throughout his life, Mr. Kaplan remained dedicated to...

L’Shanah Tovah from The CJPAC Team!

What a year it has been! Certainly, one for the books (or the ‘book’)! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QBogSYzmTd8[/youtube] Join us as we mark some of the year’s...

ACT NOW: Strong Canadian response to growing Iranian threats

On Friday, September 7th, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon. John Baird, announced that in response to Iran’s growing violations of international law and...

ACT NOW: THANK YOUR MP FOR SUPPORTING A MOMENT OF SILENCE AT THE OLYMPICS

In 1972, eleven Olympic athletes were brutally killed simply for being Israeli. In the years that have passed, the International Olympic Committee has failed...

Celebrating Canada

As we celebrate Canada’s 145th birthday this weekend, take some time to remember the proud role our community has played in building this amazing...

CJPAC’s ACTION Party breaks barriers, shatters records

MONTREAL – Over 800 young professionals from the Jewish and pro-Israel community spent last night meeting and mingling with more than two dozen elected...

Mark Waldman honoured with Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal

TORONTO  – This past weekend Mark Waldman, Executive Director of the Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee (CJPAC) was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond...

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...