HRC Rebuttal: Mount Royal University Professor Seeking To Shut Out The Jewish Experience

In the last two years, Mark Muhannad Ayyash, an Associate Professor of Sociology at Mount Royal University in Calgary, has written 10 anti-Israel articles in English for Al Jazeera, the Qatar-based news service. His latest November 30 opinion article entitled: “For Canadian universities, the Palestinian is the ‘toxic other,’” was a rambling mishmash of anti-Israel […]

Success! Ombudsman Upholds Complaints About Problematic CBC Coverage of Israel-Hamas War

HonestReporting Canada is pleased to share that subsequent to a number of problematic reports broadcast on various CBC News programs last Spring during Hamas’ war against Israel, and thanks to direct action taken by HRC, our subscribers, and the public at large, our public broadcaster’s ombudsman has upheld our concerns in a number of areas. […]

In Times of Israel HRC Says Antisemites Declared ‘Open Season’ On Jews Since Gaza Conflict

On June 16, Times of Israel writer Robert Sarner interviewed HRC Executive Director Mike Fegelman in a report about how “last month’s armed conflict between Israel and Hamas set the stage for antisemites in Canada to unleash unprecedented, social media-fueled attacks — in-person and online — including physical violence, incitement, and harassment.” Sarner’s report stated: […]

HRC Alarmed To See Canadian Journalists Sign Anti-Israel Open Letter

HonestReporting Canada is alarmed to see Canadian journalists sign a partisan and one-sided anti-Israel open letter lobbying Canadian news organizations on how to cover the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The May 14 letter entitled: “An open letter to Canadian newsrooms on covering Israel-Palestine” features the names of 1,539 people as of this writing, most who are activists […]