In today's spiel: Bomb threats at York University's Glendon campus, an Israeli-American arrested on suspicion of perpetrating over 100 U.S. bomb threats on Jewish institutions, Garth Drabinsky's new musical.
One of the reasons I switched synagogues was for want of a better sermon. Rabbis have a choice to critique the Trump administration’s policies in their sermons. But in some senses, that would represent a missed opportunity.
Over the span of his 35 years in broadcasting, Benmergui has seen it all: the hype, the hustle, the hoopla, the false promises and the fickle and ugly underbelly of an industry that will steal your soul.
Victor Goldbloom was a pioneer in Christian-Jewish dialogue in Quebec and beyond. On the first anniversary of his death, Christian-Jewish Dialogue of Montreal paid tribute to him at an event hosted by Temple Emanu-El-Beth Sholom March 21.
Sousatzka, a new musical produced by Garth Drabinsky, is about a teenager who leaves apartheid South Africa and comes to London to study with the renowned piano teacher Madame Sousatzka, a Holocaust survivor.