Canadian Jewish Political Affairs Committee
Why I’m Right And You’re Wrong

Why I’m Right And You’re Wrong

First, let’s address the elephant in the room. Yes, it is true that the Liberal Party of Canada currently holds the fewest House of...

Mr. Ted Opitz (Etobicoke Centre, CPC) Statement on the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal

Mr. Speaker, following question period today, you will have the honour of presenting 25 outstanding Canadians with Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee Medal. These 25...

Young Leadership Israel Advocacy Program 2013 | Engage, Build, Learn & Contribute – Let us show you how.

  Program: Canada and Israel are 9660.70 kilometers apart.  Let us show you where they intersect.  The Young Leadership Israel Advocacy program (YLIA) is...

Liberal Line: Conservative Sanctions against Iran are Inadequate

OTTAWA– Liberal Foreign Affairs critic Dominic Leblanc made the following statement today on the Conservative government’s announcement of additional sanctions against the Iranian regime:...

House of Commons Oral Questions by Mr. Deepak Obhrai (Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, CPC)

“Mr. Speaker, today our government announced new sanctions against the Iranian regime, including the listing of an additional 98 entities, ratcheting up the pressure...

Canada and Israel sign a Customs Mutual Assistance Agreement

Ottawa, Ontario, December 11, 2012 —The Honourable Vic Toews, Minister of Public Safety and Her Excellency Miriam Ziv, Israeli Ambassador to Canada, today announced...

Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada on the first day of Chanukah

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement to mark the first day of Chanukah: “I would like to send my warmest greetings...

STATEMENT BY TOM MULCAIR, LEADER OF THE OFFICIAL OPPOSITION, FOR HANUKKAH

Jewish Canadians are about to light the first branch of the Menorah in commemoration of Hanukkah, the Festival of Lights. This eight-day celebration marks...

Chag Chanukah Sameach from the CJPAC Team!

As the snow falls and we enjoy warm drinks by the fire while cosy inside, it’s clear that winter is well underway! [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zJ0v2m8ZIYY&feature=youtu.be[/youtube] Join...

Statement by Liberal Leader, Bob Rae: The Middle East – Where to Now?

The last month has seen yet another bloody conflict in Gaza and Israel after several months of indiscriminate bombing by Hamas, and an appeal...

Canada to Review Relations with Palestinian Authority Following UN General Assembly Vote

November 30, 2012 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “Canada is deeply disappointed but not surprised by yesterday’s result...

Address by Minister Baird to United Nations General Assembly in Opposition to Palestinian Bid for Non-Member Observer State Status

November 29, 2012 – New York City, New York Check Against Delivery Mr. President, Canada opposes this resolution in the strongest terms because it undermines...