Mississauga-Based Arabic-Language Newspaper Meshwar Publishes Antisemitic Cartoon Claiming Jews Control The Media

Meshwar Media, an Arabic-language publication based in Mississauga, Ontario, recently published an overtly anti-Jewish cartoon. In is April 27 edition, under the headline “Zionist organizations finance loyalists who support Israel and fight those in solidarity with Palestine and those calling for an end to the Israeli aggression,” the newspaper created a portmanteau of Stars of […]

HRC Campus Media Fellow Published In The Times Of Israel: Jews And Whiteness

On May 5, 2023, one of our Campus Media Fellows, Avi Teich, was published in The Times Of Israel about how Jews can often be put in uncomfortable positions when asked to define their identity according to broad, Western metrics. The Jewish people hold a complex identity that constitutes multiple definitions: religion, ethnicity, ethnoreligious group, and […]

CBC Ombud Tacitly Acknowledges Anti-Israel Attacks on IHRA Definition of Antisemitism Given Too Much Attention

On November 16, Vancouver’s city council voted to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s (IHRA) working definition of antisemitism. The definition, in addition to identifying antisemitism as, in part, “a certain perception of Jews, which may be expressed as hatred toward Jews,” also gives 11 real-world examples to show how antisemitism has morphed and shifted […]