Articles of Interest
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Every day I make several big and small decisions, often without thought, sometimes with a brief pause to consider the options and,sometimes, I come...

Fredelle Brief
Netanyahu-Trudeau

By Judy Maltz, Haaretz Her commitment and loyalty to the Jewish state would hardly seem to be open to question. After all, Penny Fine...

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Lee Berthiaume, Ottawa Citizen The Liberal government is facing pressure to keep the Office of Religious Freedom open, after representatives from three influential faith...

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With Chanukah over, what does December have left in store for us Jews? Admiring our Christian neighbours’ beautiful Christmas lights, getting ready for (Gregorian)...

Steve McDonald
Catholic-Jewish Relations

Rabbi Baruch Frydman-Kohl reckons it was the first kosher meal ever served in the 190-year history of Ottawa’s Notre-Dame Cathedral Basilica, though it’s hard...

open book

I’ve always seen December as the time to retreat indoors with a good book (and, if you’re like me, a decent glass of scotch)....

Steve McDonald
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Canadian Jewish News As Parliament returns this week, our community should be encouraged by the constructive relationships we have with the major federal political...

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By Anna Wallner Twenty years after my first visit, I have returned to Israel. In 1995 I was fresh out of journalism school and...

By Don Peat, Toronto Sun JERUSALEM – Facebook probably isn’t going to like Nitsana Darshan-Leitner anytime soon. The lawyer and director of Shurat HaDin — Israel...

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By Don Peat, Toronto Sun JERUSALEM  – I spent a few hours before Remembrance Day walking through a museum that chronicled the murder of six...

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