Concordia Student Newspaper Covers Fringe Anti-Israel Protest & Gives Uncritical Coverage to Baseless Claims

The Link, an independent student newspaper at Concordia University in Montreal, has published a string of anti-Israel articles in recent weeks, including accusing Israel of murdering a Palestinian journalist, whitewashing an anti-Israel rally, and giving a full-throated endorsement of Amnesty International’s deeply problematic report erroneously accusing Israel of “apartheid”. And now, The Link is at […]

Concordia University Student Newspaper Whitewashes Anti-Israel Rally

In a recent article in The Link, Concordia University’s student newspaper, “Palestinian Montrealers protest Israeli police raids on al-Aqsa Mosque,” Zachary Fortier, one of the newspaper’s news editors, covered a recent anti-Israel rally in Montreal. If The Link decides that 100 anti-Israel protesters – out of a metropolitan Montreal population of two million – constitutes […]

Concordia Student Union Atones For Antisemitism: HRC In Times of Israel

Read via the Times of Israel. Once again, Canadian Jews have the dubious distinction of being the most targeted group for hate crimes. In a report released on March 29, Statistics Canada revealed that Jewish Canadians were the single biggest victims of religiously motivated hate crimes across the country in 2019. In the wake of […]

Concordian Article Replete with Anti-Israel Bias

On March 11, the Concordian Newspaper featured an article by Aysha White on how a panel discussion organized by Solidarity for Palestinian Human Rights (SPHR) was interrupted by pro-Israel protesters. The article which was about an event for “Israel Apartheid Week” (IAW), was marred on many accounts. Firstly, the article described IAW as “a week aimed […]