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Ottawa Site Chosen for Canada’s National Holocaust Monument

Ottawa Site Chosen for Canada’s National Holocaust Monument

April 23, 2013 – On behalf of Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, the Honourable Tim Uppal, Minister of State (Democratic Reform), today announced that a...

Minister Kenney issues statement to recognize Israel’s Independence Day

Ottawa, April 15, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement in celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut,...

Minister Kenney issues statement on Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ottawa, April 8, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement on Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance...

Minister Kenney issues statement regarding ‘Israel Apartheid Week’

Ottawa, March 4, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement regarding so-called ‘Israel Apartheid Week’...

MP Mark Adler hosts event to honour the 30th Anniversary Edition of ‘None is Too Many’

OTTAWA- On Tuesday February 26th MP Mark Adler will be hosting an event to honour the 30th anniversary edition of the book ‘None is...

News Release — Launch of Award for Excellence in Holocaust Education

Toronto, January 27, 2013 — Teachers who demonstrate excellence in Holocaust education are now eligible to win a $5,000 award for their school, Citizenship,...

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement on Raoul Wallenberg Day

Ottawa, January 17, 2013 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to commemorate Raoul Wallenberg Day: “Each...

Baird blasts UN’s Richard Falk for bias against Israel in call for boycott

A United Nations special investigator’s latest criticism of Israel’s conduct towards the Palestinians is part of a disturbing pattern, Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird...

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement marking Yom Kippur

Ottawa, September 25, 2012 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement marking Yom Kippur: Today at...

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement marking Rosh Hashanah

Ottawa, September 14, 2012 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement marking Rosh Hashanah, the Jewish...

Statement — Minister Kenney issues statement recognizing Tisha B’Av

Ottawa, July 27, 2012 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement to mark Tisha B’Av: Tomorrow...

Citizenship and Immigration

Ms. Jinny Jogindera Sims (Newton—North Delta, NDP): Mr. Speaker, Canadians were shocked to learn that while others had to wait in line, unrepentant, convicted...