Archive for: Jewish Literature

My war story: a new Torah for Sderot

My war story: a new Torah for Sderot

Nachum SegalSpecial to the Tribune This summer has been incredibly difficult for our brothers and sisters in Israel. Instead of vacationing with their families or...

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Author tackles abuse in Jewish South Africa

Author tackles abuse in Jewish South Africa

Rebecca IhilchikStaff Writer South Africa has been repeatedly described as the rape capital of the world. Sexual abuse and family violence crimes occur multiple...

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Sending teachers to Yad Vashem shapes minds of future leaders

Sending teachers to Yad Vashem shapes minds of future leaders

As acts of intolerance and anti-Semitism continue to taint our society, it was most refreshing to attend a gathering at the Montreal home of Thomas and Riva Hecht...

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Jewish Public Library celebrates its centennial anniversary

Jewish Public Library celebrates its centennial anniversary

The Jewish Public Library (JPL), a unique institution like no other in North America, recently marked its 100th anniversary. Called The Yiddishe-folks-Bibliotek...

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Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Thursday, May 22 Jose Feliciano headlines benefit concertJose Feliciano headlines the fifth annual Evening of Miracles to benefit the Canadian Friends of Israel...

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