"While decades have passed since we turned our backs on Jewish refugees, time has by no means absolved Canada of its guilt or lessened the weight of its shame", Trudeau said in a speech. Seventeen percent of all hate crimes in Canada target Jewish people, he added. The United States later turned them away.
"The whole premise of the St. Louis was the culmination of bigotry and hatred that is rearing its ugly head again and I think this is a very poignant part of this", said Eva Wiener, 80. The goal, he said last May, is to draw attention to this country's failings, "as we vow never to let history repeat itself".
"Anti-Semitism directly affects Jews, but it doesn't only affect Jews and it's not a Jewish problem".
In May 2016, six months after taking office, he stood in parliament to apologise to the descendents of hundreds of passengers of the Komagata Maru, a Japanese vessel carrying Sikh, Muslim and Hindu migrants who were refused entry into Canada under 1914 immigration laws.
"We apologise to the 907 German Jews aboard the St. Louis, as well as their families", Trudeau told the House of Commons. However, about a quarter of them faced a gruesome fate of being killed in Nazi death camps, historians estimate.
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Following the outbreak of the #MeToo movement denouncing sexual assault, and the massive women's protests against US President Donald Trump, women voters and candidates were poised to play critical roles in the first major election since Trump took power.
"Anti-Semitic incidents and attacks spanned the political spectrum, ranging from the far-right to the far-left, with significant contributions from Islamic and Arab nationalists as well", the report said.
Writing in the National Post on the eve of the apology, Michael Mostyn, chief executive of B'nai Brith Canada, called on the Trudeau government to take action by devoting resources to developing a national action plan to combat anti-Semitism and engage with Jewish institutions, including synagogues, on security. One of them, Ana Maria Gordon, survived a Nazi concentration camp after returning to Europe.
"And I pledge to you all now, we will do more", he said.
"We all must, as individuals, communities and as a nation, help these people in every way we can", she said.
The company said it only affects the original iPhone X, which has been superseded by the iPhone XS and XR released this autumn. Apple has announced two new replacement programs that impact the iPhone X and the 13-inch MacBook Pro without a Touch Bar.
The announcement continued: "Unfortunately, it has not been possible to successfully conclude those negotiations ". Korea Electric Power Corporation had been earmarked as the preferred bidder to takeover but no deal has reached.
The fires, one in the north of the state and another to the south near Los Angeles, are moving fast, driven by strong winds. At one point, the Camp Fire was consuming 80 football fields worth of land per minute , fueled by winds of up to 50 mph.
The couple was spotted at Mumbai airport, twinning in white and making everyone go "awww" over their glowing faces. The couple will also reportedly host a reception in Bengaluru and Mumbai for their family and friends.
Prime Minister Scott Morrison said "radical, violent, extremist Islam" poses the greatest threat to Australia's national security. The man and one victim died at hospital, while two others were treated for injuries, according to the police.
About 18 months ago, Don and Effie MacLeod heard "an bad argument" and what he believes was a gunshot from the Longs' property. Thousand Oaks, a leafy, sprawling suburb, was named the third-safest city in the United States for 2018 by the website Niche.
Both McDougal and Daniels/Clifford have filed lawsuits to break their non-disclosure agreements and speak about the affairs. Cohen himself made the payment to Daniels/Clifford, after Trump allegedly told him to "get it done".
The news comes only days after Dish Network was hit with an HBO blackout, the first time that has ever happened to the network. HBO had accused Dish of being too hard to negotiate with, allegedly pushing "unreasonable terms" at the company.
Kuchar leads in Playa del Carmen, but Champ lurks
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Microsoft testing 'to-do' feature on Word
Microsoft Corp.is looking to streamline the workflow with a set of new productivity features for Word that it unveiled today. It may be the case that different people are required to complete tasks on the to-do list, so Microsoft also added mentions.
Fallout 76 beta locked to 63FPS on the PC because reasons
This issue will most likely be dealt with post-launch as Bethesda claims dealing with the stash size will "get easier over time". Our goal with voice chat being on by default is to highlight that the world is alive with real people, other players like you.
BMW previews M8, reveals a few engine details
BMW M has also increased the rigidity of the body structure, chassis components and chassis mounting. This enables the sedan to accelerate from 0-62 miles per hour (0-100 km/h) in just 3.3 seconds.
Solar Probe 'alive' after being closest ever to Sun
During its perihelion (closest pass), the Thermal Protection System registered a temperature of 820 degrees Fahrenheit. To keep working and not burn up, Parker must always keep its heat shield pointed at the Sun.