CJC

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CJCCanadian Jewish Congress (Congrès Juif Canadien)
CJCCanadian Journal of Chemistry (est. 1929)
CJCCanberra Japan Club (est. 1997)
CJCCanadian Journal of Communication
CJCCentral Johannesburg College (South Africa)
CJCConsole Jabber Client
CJCCriminal Justice Commission (Queensland, Australia)
CJCCanadian Judicial Council
CJCCriminal Justice Center
CJCCommission on Judicial Conduct
CJCChicago Jobs Council
CJCCommunity Justice Center (various locations)
CJCConfédération des Jeunes Chercheurs (French: Confederation of Young Researchers)
CJCCamberley Judo Club (martial arts; UK)
CJCCrime and Justice Commission (Trinidad and Tobago)
CJCCollectif Jeune Cinéma (French film association)
CJCCatholic Junior College (Singapore)
CJCCowboy Joe Club (University of Wyoming)
CJCChief Justice of Canada
CJCClinton Junior College (South Carolina)
CJCColegio Jacques Cousteau (school)
CJCCal Japan Club (University of California, Berkeley)
CJCCoalition for Jubilee Clemency
CJCCodex Juris Canonici (Latin: Codex of the Canon Law)
CJCCold Junction Compensator (used with thermocouples)
CJCContact Juggling Convention
CJCCertified Junior Culinarian (American Culinary Federation)
CJCCanadian Joint Council
CJCColchester Judo Club (martial arts; UK)
CJCCommonwealth Judo Championship (martial arts)
CJCCollege of Journalism and Communication
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Both the Canadian Jewish Congress and B'nai Brith are presented in this fascinating chapter as helping to lay the groundwork for the advancement of general human rights legislation in the postwar period with a distinct critique of "racial" inequality in Canada.
Sherman commences his drama with a rather telling dialogue in 1949 between the Chairman of the Senate Standing Committee on Immigration and Saul Hayes, representing the Canadian Jewish Congress. Hayes is warned that if he is sufficiently impolitic as to make submissions which assert that Canada deliberately kept out Jewish refugees, this will somehow indicate a lack of gratitude to his country.
In Canada, for example, the Canadian Jewish Congress, and the weekly Canadian Jewish News, were models for similar efforts by other minority groups (Weinfeld 2001, 205-06).
Leaders of the Canadian Jewish Congress felt uneasy with de Corneille's dialogue program.
"The Attorney General of Canada, the Canadian Human Rights Commission, the Canadian Jewish Congress, the Simon Wiesenthal Centre and B'nai Brith Canada will be intervening in the Lemire case in support of Section 13, arguing that it is a reasonable restriction on freedom of speech" (Canadian Constitution Foundation Letter of April 28, 2008).
The 1967 war galvanized the community into the creation of the CIC, which took over the main Middle East lobbying role from the Canadian Jewish Congress and prominent individuals.
The public interest requires that we denounce true hate speech wherever and whenever we hear it."--Eric Vernon, director of government relations and international affairs with the Canadian Jewish Congress
"The differences between the Liberals and Conservatives are vastly overstated," said Bercuson, who is also a member of the Canadian Jewish Congress board of directors and a senior advisor to the Department of National Defence.
The Just For Laughs festival this week confirmed they had cleared the Navan funnyman to perform at this year's event after discussions with the Canadian Jewish Congress, which had branded his remarks as "repulsive" and "toxic".
But Bernie Farber, of the Canadian Jewish Congress, said: "Surely, there's a better way to explore evil than to throw a swastika on a baby." (ANI)
Urn, as long as you don't tick off Immigration Minister Jason Kenney or the Canadian Jewish Congress, otherwise shut up and stay out, George Galloway.
"There need not necessarily be a conviction for justice to be done," said Bernie Farber, CEO for the Canadian Jewish Congress (CJC).
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