Toronto

Toronto restaurant owner loses business after shaming Zionists

“By stating that Zionists are not welcome to its store, this business is basically stating that Jewish people are not welcome,” Rabbi Meyer May, the center’s executive director, said in a statement.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
09/07/2020
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Ontario premier, delivery services, crunch into antisemitic Toronto eatery

Restaurateur of Foodbenders, Kimberely Hawkins, has been in hot water for promoting antisemitic anti-Zionist theories and tropes on the company's social media profile.

08/07/2020
Toronto eatery dishes out antisemitic theories and tropes

The reaction in the Toronto and wider Canadian Jewish community has been fierce.

How one event-planner has adapted to the coronavirus age

In this time of the coronavirus, we – experts in rejoicing and loving and family and friends – are now struggling with uncertainty and with life itself.

By ESTHER POSNER
02/07/2020
First black police chief of Toronto announces surprise retirement

He told the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation last week that Floyd's death left him with a "horrible feeling" in his stomach.

By REUTERS
09/06/2020
Toronto U. academics urge school to take steps against antisemitism

The faculty members are also calling the University to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance's (IHRA) definition of antisemitism.

By DEBORAH DAHAN
04/03/2020
BDS
University of Toronto student union claims Kosher food is pro-Israel

The group's statement comes amid an ongoing campaign to secure Kosher food on campus for Jewish students at the University of Toronto.

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
University of Toronto nixes speech by Palestinian accused of terrorist ties

Issam Al-Yamani, who lives in Canada, is alleged by the Canadian government to have played a significant role in the Popular Front for the Liberation of Palestine.

By MARCY OSTER/JTA
12/09/2019
Adolf Hitler will be a prominent character in Jojo Rabbit, a satirical movie by Taika Waititi
Jojo Rabbit, satirical film about Nazi Germany, releases trailer

The satirical film focuses on a preteen boy, Jojo "Rabbit" Betzler (Roman Griffin Davis), living in Nazi Germany, who dreams that Adolf Hitler (Waititi) is his imaginary friend.

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