Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Recent Statements

Citizenship and Immigration

Mr. Speaker, in January 2008, the Minister of Immigration announced that Canada would be the first country in the world to withdraw from the...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Mr. Speaker, I too rise today to pay tribute to the victims of the Holocaust.
 
Sixty-four years ago Nazi extermination camps were liberated,...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Mr. Speaker, today is Holocaust Memorial Day, when we remember the World War II tragedy that resulted in the unjustifiable and arbitrary death of...

Holocaust Memerial Day

Mr. Speaker, today is Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Memorial Day. Across this country, Canadians will remember, reflect, and most importantly, ensure that we never forget...

Holocaust Memorial Day

Mr. Speaker, today is Holocaust Remembrance Day, a sombre day when we reflect on one of the most tragic periods of human history.

Message from Michael Ignatieff, Leader of the Official Opposition, on Passover

On behalf of the Liberal Party of Canada and our parliamentary caucus, I would like to extend my warmest wishes to all Canadians celebrating...

Passover Greetings from the Prime Minister

It is with great pleasure that I extend my warmest greetings to the Jewish community in Canada as you observe Pesach.

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table a large number of petitions signed by residents in my riding and beyond on the occasion...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I have the honour today of presenting a petition on the subject of the escalating level of communal violence against the...

Darfur

Mr. Speaker, I rise to table a petition on behalf of my constituents of Kelowna--Lake Country, calling for immediate action to bring peace...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I also rise, like my colleague from Mount Royal, to present this petition, which deals with escalating attacks on Jewish communal...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I am pleased to table a petition on behalf of a significant number of Quebec residents, including those of my own...