About Us - CILR
Canadians for Israel’s Legal Rights was founded in 2009 by the late Salomon Benzimra, together with Goldi Steiner, to educate Jewish youth and the general public about Israel’s Legal Rights under International Law. This effort has been ongoing ever since.
Irving Weisdorf has joined Israel’s Legal Rights campaign as Co-Chair, a welcome addition in support of the imperative of this worthy cause.
(L-R) Mrs. Gretchen Smith Bolton, John R. Bolton, Goldi Steiner, and Salomon Benzimra, at the 2010 inauguration of Friends of Israel Initiative-FII () in Washington, D.C., to which Goldi and Salomon were invited. Bolton served as the United States Ambassador to the United Nations from August 2005 to December 2006, and is the National Security Advisor-designate of the United States. He is expected to begin his tenure as National Security Advisor on April 9, 2018.