Jewish community decries denial of justice for hijab-clad woman

In response to a Quebec court judges’ decision not to hear the case of a woman because she was wearing a hijab the Centre for Israel and Jewish affairs Quebec (CIJA), the advocacy agent of Federation CJA, issued the following statement: “In refusing to hear the case of a hijab-clad woman on the specious argument […]

February 28, 2015
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Le Québec dénonce l’antisémitisme

Montréal, le 27 février 2015 – Le Centre consultatif des relations juives et israéliennes-Québec (CIJA-Québec) salue la détermination unanime de la classe politique québécoise à ne pas permettre à l’antisémitisme de prendre racine au Québec. Hier matin, l’Assemblée nationale a unanimement adopté une motion qui « condamne fermement les actes haineux perpétrés lundi soir à l’encontre […]

February 27, 2015
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Antisemitic incident in Montreal: CIJA reacts immediately, Montreal Police declare “hate crime”

Montreal, February 24, 2015 – The Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs (CIJA Quebec), the advocacy agent of Federation CJA, reacted immediately to the report of an incident that took place last night in Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, which the Montreal Police have declared as a hate crime. Immediately following the incident and subsequently, Federation CJA security professionals have been in […]

February 24, 2015
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Incident antisémite à Montréal : CIJA réagit immédiatement, la police de Montréal déclare le crime « haineux »

Montréal, le 24 février 2015 – Le Centre consultatif des relations juives et israéliennes-Québec (CIJA-Québec), l’instance de représentation de la Fédération CJA a immédiatement réagi à la nouvelle d’un incident survenu hier soir à Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, considéré comme un crime haineux par la police de Montréal. Un professionnel de la sécurité de la Fédération CJA est […]

February 24, 2015
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Jewish Community satisfied with cancellation of talk by radical imam

Press release Montreal, February 18 2015 –  The Brossard Islamic Community Center (ICC-Brossard) today announced the cancellation of this Saturday’s conference which was to feature the controversial American Imam Siraj Wahhaj. In response, the Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs(CIJA Quebec) issued the following statement. “We are pleased to learn that Imam Siraj Wahhaj will […]

February 18, 2015
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