February 24, 2017 - 28 Shvat 5777


Jerry Seinfeld

Your daily spiel for Thursday, Feb. 23

Today's spiel includes: The head of JDL files a hate crimes complaint, an argument about "love thy neighbour" in the era of Trump and a Jerry Seinfeld show reviewed.

Jewish and trans: coming of age and coming out

“I went to speak to [Temple Sinai spiritual leader Rabbi Michael Dolgin] shortly after Lucas came out. He asked how he could help and what he could do to support us, and it was wonderful. He made sure to use the right pronouns."

Call for first-person essays

CJNews.com is seeking submissions – from YOU – for our new first-person essay section.


Masjid Toronto

JDL leader files hate complaint against imam who urged killing Jews

A hate crimes complaint has been filed with Toronto police against a downtown mosque whose imam allegedly called for killing Jews.


First Hollywood film to explicitly look at Holocaust

Although a flop in North America upon its release in 1944, None Shall Escape is notable for confronting the horrors of the Holocaust more than a year before the war’s end.
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