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Years ago, at a particularly low point, Chaim Silver (not his real name) was so desperate to be straight that he ingested a white powder that a naturopath had sent to him by mail, claiming it had “cured” a lesbian of her same-sex desires...
The temperature was already soaring first thing in the morning. We’d be heading out midday and there was no prospect of shade. It would be a huge crowd scene and take hours to navigate; it bore the potential for unpleasant confrontation, and...
A few weeks ago, I joined other Jews in carrying a Jewish/Aboriginal solidarity banner at the Walk for Reconciliation in Ottawa. The walk – 7,000-strong – served as the launch for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s (TRC...
Holocaust survivor Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau was deported to Buchenwald during World War II. He was eight years old when American soldiers liberated the camp in April 1945. The former Ashkenazi chief rabbi of Israel, now chief rabbi of Tel Aviv and...
Rebecca Copelovici has lived in China for long enough now that she’s convinced life in Canada would, at this point, feel more foreign to her. The 29-year-old Torontonian and graduate of Associated Hebrew Schools and the Anne and Max Tanenbaum...
The premature dismissal of Adam Bronstone from his post as Jewish Federation of Winnipeg CEO two months before his term was due to end is symptomatic of an organization in disarray. While the federation may applaud itself for its many considerable...


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