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Municipal elections 2014: Jewish candidates, Jewish concerns

Municipal elections 2014: Jewish candidates, Jewish concerns

In the wards extending north along Bathurst Street’s ‘Jewish Belt’ in the Greater Toronto Area, from the lake up to Steeles Avenue and beyond into the City...

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The story that won’t go away: fighting continues in Ukraine

The story that won’t go away: fighting continues in Ukraine

Ben G. FrankSpecial to the Tribune Recent headlines tell it all: ‘Truce Collapsing in Ukraine.’ According to Bloomberg news reports, fighting is continuing in...

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Temple Mount policy will treat Jews and Muslims equally, minister says

Temple Mount policy will treat Jews and Muslims equally, minister says

(JNS.org) – After the latest Islamic riots on the Temple Mount, Israeli Public Security Minister Yitzhak Aharonovitch warned that further disturbances will prompt...

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B’nai Brith’s city council town hall meeting welcomed

B’nai Brith’s city council town hall meeting welcomed

B’nai Brith in Winnipeg held a community town hall meeting for the Jewish community with city council candidates for Tuxedo-Charleswood-Whyte Ridge and River...

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Cartoon called extremely offensive

Cartoon called extremely offensive

The editorial cartoon posted in the Jewish Tribune (Oct. 2, 2014) is extremely offensive, not just to President Barack Obama but to the majority of American Jews. Here’s...

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