Why Are Anti-Israel Activists So Afraid of The IHRA Definition of Antisemitism?

Since being approved by dozens of countries and mainstream Jewish communities around the world in 2016, the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance’s (IHRA) definition of antisemitism has become widely accepted around the world, Canada included, and increasingly by Canadian provinces and cities with Vancouver being the latest to adopt it. But the IHRA definition is aggressively […]

Kyrie Irving Antisemitism Scandal Shows Companies How To Respond To Anti-Jewish Hatred

On the heels of the antisemitism controversy surrounding rapper Kanye West, now, Kyrie Irving, a basketball player for the Brooklyn Nets, is in hot water for sharing a link to a rabidly anti-Jewish “documentary” on his social media channels. Fortunately, his employer took action, and publicly called out Irving and suspended him without pay, showing […]

Another Round of Elections: A Reminder of Israel’s Democracy at Work

On November 1, Israel underwent another election – its fifth in three years. And while many Israelis grumble at the electoral impasse, the ongoing voting is a stark reminder of the democratic rights that Israelis enjoy while hundreds of millions of people throughout the Middle East lack. Even in countries where elections take place, like […]