Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Harper government attacks freedom of speech

Harper government attacks freedom of speech

The Harper Conservatives style of threatening, attacking and defunding those who advocate views contrary to their ideological agenda has sunk to a new low...

Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism – At the Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism

Shalom.  Thank you very much. It is an honour to be here to participate in this Global Forum on Anti-Semitism. Let me begin by...

MP Irwin Cotler Awarded For ‘Outstanding Service in Fighting Antisemitism’ by Israeli Parliament

Speaker of the Israeli Parliament (Knesset), Reuven Rivlin, presented Mount Royal MP Irwin Cotler, the International Chair of the Inter-Parliamentary Coalition for Combating Antisemitism,...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, this government has taken a strong position on human rights, and the Prime Minister has shown great ...

Jewish Canadians

Mr. Speaker, Jewish Canadians know that our government is standing up against anti-Semitism in all its forms.

 

We created the security...

Criminal Code

moved for leave to introduce Bill C-451, An Act to amend the Criminal Code (mischief).

Hedy Fry: We must combat the disturbing rise of anti-Semitism

In February, the British foreign office sponsored a meeting of the Inter-parliamentary Coalition for Combating Antisemitism in London to discuss the current disturbing rise...

Human Rights

Mr. Speaker, I stand today to condemn yesterday's shooting inside Washington's Holocaust Memorial Museum. This was a shameful act of an ...

Coalition againest Anti- Semistism

Mr. Speaker, I rise today to announce the launch of the Canadian parliamentary coalition against anti-Semitism.

Canada minister blasts ‘dangerous’ leftist-Islamist anti-Semitism

A "new anti-Semitism" that emanates from an alliance of Western leftists and Islamic extremists is more dangerous than the "old European" form of Jew-hatred,...

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...

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...