Rabbi Michael Csillag, the founder of Jewish Services of Canada, visits Jewish inmates in Ontario prisons every week. For him, a Jew who’s in jail is still a Jew.
The U.S. Consulate in Haifa will close in September; this Sunday, Filipino church congregants will honour Israel in Earl Bales Park; and the Israeli dark comedy, Stockholm will premiere at the upcoming Toronto International Film Festival.
Richard S. Levy takes issue with Barbara Kay's criticism of J Street.
A petition calling on a member of Parliament to rescind an honour she bestowed on an activist who led a rally that was “laden with hate-filled and anti-Semitic slogans” has garnered nearly 2,000 signatures to date.
Both 19-year-old Jewish tennis players Denis Shapovalov of Richmond Hill, Ont., and Diego Schwartzman of Argentina shined at the 2018 Rogers Cup tournament, by finishing in the third round.