Writing In Local Arabic Newspaper, Montreal Real Estate Broker Calls Hamas’ October 7 Attack A “Great Victory” – HRC Files Complaint With Quebec’s Real Estate Regulatory Body

Two weeks after Hamas’ October 7 massacre in Israel, a Montreal real estate broker, writing in a local Arabic-language newspaper, portrayed the attacks as a “great victory achieved by the resistance.” Talal Taha, writing in Sada AlMashrek, a Montreal-based Arabic newspaper, wrote in an opinion column on October 23 entitled: “Palestine through Canadian Eyes!” that […]

HRC Prompts Canadian Government To Review Its Funding Anti-Israel Publications $30,000 In Grants; Outcry Raised In House Of Commons

In an exclusive report on November 2, HonestReporting Canada (HRC) revealed that the federal government had awarded nearly $30,000 in grants to two anti-Israel publications, who in our view had engaged in antisemitism. The alert, which was based on data compiled from a 2021 report from Canadaland entitled “Which Media Benefitted from The Trudeau Government’s […]

Ontario Arabic Media Claims Israeli Mossad Massacred Israeli Athletes At Munich Olympics

On top of monitoring Canada’s media in both of our nation’s official languages, English and French, HonestReporting Canada also scrutinizes Canadian Arabic-language news for its reporting and commentary that engages in antisemitism and anti-Israel activism. In recent weeks, we’ve exposed and condemned Mississauga-based Arabic news outlet Meshwar, whose editor uttered the antisemitic dual loyalties slur, […]

Canadian Arabic Magazine Praises Palestinian Violence Against Israel, HRC Contends

Sakher Sabeel is a monthly Arabic-language Canadian magazine covering local events in the Arab community, mainly in the GTA. An August 7 post to the Sakher Sabeel Facebook page praised Palestinian armed violence against Israel; specifically, Islamic Jihad’s recent massive rocket attacks on Israeli communities and Palestinian terrorist attacks carried out from the “West Bank” […]

Canadian Arabic Paper’s Editor Utters Antisemitic Dual Loyalties Slur

In an August 4 HRC media action alert, we exposed, named, and shamed Meshwar, a Canadian Arabic paper. for peddling what we consider antisemitic propaganda. The paper has long been accused of peddling anti-Israel and antisemitic content, including featuring content denying the Holocaust. This trend continues. On August 1, Meshwar’s General Director and Editor, Nazih […]