Success! CBC News Amends Headline With Misleading Data On Hate Crimes In Toronto

On November 23, CBC News published an article on hate crimes in the City of Toronto with the headline “Islamophobic, anti-Palestinian hate crimes up 1,600% year-over-year: police”. By framing the headline in this way, readers were misled into believing that Islamophobia was the biggest issue in Toronto Police’s hate crime report. While all hate crimes […]

Ryerson University Apologizes for Omitting Antisemitism in Magazine’s Ad

On January 24, HonestReporting Canada asked “Will Antisemitism Register at Ryerson University and its Magazine?” We were referring to the Winter 2022 issue of Ryerson University Magazine that was recently distributed to alumni and friends as many people contacted HonestReporting Canada expressing concern that a featured program that Ryerson is jointly producing with TD Bank […]

Canada’s Media Should Hold NDP To Account For Toxic Anti-Israel Resolutions

For a country significantly smaller in land area than Vancouver Island, and with just over nine million people, Israel seems to capture attention and attract negativity, significantly disproportionate to its size. Last year, in just one microcosm, the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) adopted 17 resolutions condemning Israel alone, while adopting six resolutions for all […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 31

In the Toronto Sun, Sue-Anne Levy covers CIJA’s and UJA Federation’s Town Hall meeting addressing antisemitism and security. Writes Levy: “Despite the fact that Toronto police has 17 hate-crime coordinators and each incident is taken seriously, it is very challenging to lay a charge against a perpetrator, a town hall on security and anti-semitism heard […]

The Daily Brief – Today’s News And Views About Israel & The Mideast – March 20

Another excellent commentary from Sue-Ann Levy at the Toronto Sun: “It happened again in 2016, repeating a trend that has been ongoing for at least 10 years. According to the latest Toronto Police Service (TPS) hate crime report — on the agenda of this week’s police services board meeting — #Jews were the most targeted […]