On Nov. 18, Robbie Waisman spoke at the Jewish Museum and Archives of British Columbia. (photo by Pat Johnson) The…Holocaust, Murray Sinclair, residential schools, Robbie Waisman, survivors, Truth and Reconciliation Commission
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“Running Again” by Joyce Ozier, part of her current exhibit at Fazakas Gallery. (image from fazakasgallery.com) Chefchauen is a village…Chefchauen, Fazakas Gallery, Holocaust, Joyce Ozier, Morocco
Ambassador Dennis Ross was in Winnipeg as part of the city’s Tarbut Festival to promote his new book. (photo by…Dennis Ross, Doomed to Succeed, Israel, Obama, Truman
Tonight, the Canada Palestine Association, BDS Vancouver, Canadian Boat to Gaza, Independent Jewish Voices and a few other groups will…apartheid, First Nations, Holocaust, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, Robbie Waisman, Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Simon Fraser University professor Mark Winston’s book on his lifetime as a world-leading bee expert – Bee Time: Lessons from…bees, Governor General’s, Mark Winston
A screenshot of the CIJA video What Would We Do? The continuing terrorist attacks in Israel against Jewish Israelis are becoming…CIJA, Israel, Palestinians, Shimon Fogel, terrorism
Mayor Malcolm Brodie, left, and Philip Dayson listen as Shirley Barnett addresses the 50-plus people who attended the Nov. 18…Dayson Collection, Richmond Public Library, Shirley Barnett
Gallim Dance (photo from Gallim Dance) Tickets are now on sale for the 16th annual Chutzpah! Lisa Nemetz International Jewish…Baladino, Chutzpah!, Gallim Dance, Mary-Louise Albert
Abba Brodt, Richmond Jewish Day School head of school, with Sheikh Murtaza Bachoo, religious consultant of Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre. (photo…Abba Brodt, Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre, AZIA, Murtaza Bachoo, RJDS
Grade 6 and 7 girls of Vancouver Hebrew Academy joined Louis Brier Home and Hospital residents in making decorations for…Louis Brier Home and Hospital, sukkah, Sukkot, VHA
Women gathered around a table with a candled cake, National Council of Jewish Women, circa 1955. Leonore Freiman is in…JMABC, Leonore Freiman, National Council of Jewish Women, NCJW
מחנה הפליטים הסורים זעתרי בירדן. (צילום: U.S. Department of State via commons.wikimedia.org) יהודים בקנדה עושים מעשים חיוביים: עוזרים בשיפוץ מסגד…Caitlin McAuley, Darrin Reimer, Kamloops Jewish community, mosque, Peterborough, refugees, Syria, Temple Sholom, terrorism, דרין ריימר, טמפל שולום, טרור, מסגד, סוריה, פטרבורו, פליטים, קהילת היהודים של קמפלוס, קתלין מקולי
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A video produced by Eli Gorn about the Jewish Cemetery Restoration Project 2015.