March 18, 2018 - 2 Nissan 5778


Talk will revisit Poland’s March 1968 protests

On March 26, Irena Grudzinska Gross will speak at an event held at the University of Toronto to commemorate 50 years since the March events in Poland.
When it comes to supporting inclusion, the Jewish community has a strong track record. But there’s still much more to be done SHUTTERSTOCK PHOTO

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Canada, a natural home for French Jews

A small number of French Jews have chosen to emigrate to Canada. A study showed between 2006 and 2009, 40 French families settled in Montreal.


uOttawa student union rejects BDS, despite plurality of support

Pro-Israel students in Ottawa came out in numbers to prevent the passing of a boycott, divestment and sanctions motion against Israel at the Student Federation of the University of Ottawa’s annual general meeting.


Living Jewish


Yemeni Jewish author leading charge for immigrant stories

Toronto-based author Ayelet Tsabari hosted the first of five free drop-in workshops for aspiring writers. The theme of the workshops: writing memoirs about immigration.

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