An Israeli student required the intervention of B’nai Brith Canada, a human rights organization, in order to attend a Canadian trade school that discriminated against him based on his country of origin. A trade school on Gabriola Island, B.C. has rescinded a discriminatory policy rejecting Israeli applicants following an intervention by B’nai Brith Canada and members… Read more »
Narges Mohammadi, an already-imprisoned prominent human rights activist in Iran, has been sentenced to 10 years in prison in a new trial, a ruling denounced Friday by the United Nations (UN) as it called for her immediate release.
A furious Netanyahu underscored the lopsidedness of the accusations leveled by US lawmakers against Israel that it was committing human rights abuses, while failing to mention Palestinian terror and incitement by the PA leadership.
US officials have announced they will seek membership in the UN Human Rights Council, an anti-Israel body whose members include human rights violators who maintain an unfair obsession with Israel and consistently pass biased resolutions against the Jewish state.
The world marks International Women's Day on Sunday and Israel is participating with the proud knowledge that it is a country that provides freedom and equality for women - on par with other Western countries, and far greater than other Middle East societies.