January 21, 2019 - 15 Shvat 5779


Renan Levine on the Israeli election: Israel’s centre of gravity ...

The political landscape in Israel often shifts at the start of an election campaign, but the changes in the last few weeks have been especially dramatic.

Volunteers make ‘angel quilts’ for people undergoing cancer treatment

The Toronto Jewish Quilting Project is made up of dedicated women who come together weekly to create amazing quilts, to be gifted to people who are undergoing cancer treatment.

The Jewish Ghosts of Nis, Serbia

In southern Serbia, this small city holds one of Europe's best-preserved Nazi concentration camps.


Russian-born scientist named head of AI at SickKids

On Jan. 15, Toronto’s renowned Hospital for Sick Children announced the appointment of Dr. Anna Goldenberg as its first chair in biomedical informatics and artificial intelligence. It’s believed that SickKids is the first children’s hospital in North America to have such a position.


Living Jewish


Series of short stories showcases Canadian Jewish women’s narratives

Liz Pearl has published the seventh, and final, volume of her Living Legacies series, a collection of personal narratives written by Canadian Jewish women.

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