Peter Suedfeld and his mother. Taken at Vajdahunyad Castle, Budapest, Hungary, circa 1939/40. (photo from Peter Suedfeld) Dr. Peter Suedfeld…Holocaust, Suedfeld, survivors, VHEC, Yom Hashoah
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The Intergalactic Nemesis: Target Earth comes to York Theatre April 30 and May 1. (photo from Jason Neulander) The story…comics, Cultch, Intergalactic, Neulander, sci-fi
Irwin Cotler told those at the launch of the Pearson Centre for Progressive Policy’s Pursuing Justice Project on March 31…Cotler, human rights, Judaism, justice, Raoul Wallenberg
Left to right: Dana Chappellaz, Susan Weidman Schneider and Yelena Maleyev. (photo by Shayla Fink) The first-ever Winnipeg Jewish Women’s…feminism, Lilith, NCJW
How safe is our community? That’s a question all of us ask from time to time, some of us on…safety, security, terrorism
There are those who envision a future without Israel in it. No one knows what the future holds, yet there…antisemitism, Israel, UNESCO, United Nations
As every year passes, more firsthand accounts of the Holocaust are lost. Carleton University has launched a new initiative to…Carleton, Holocaust, survivors
Last month, the Jewish Independent received an email from a reader concerned about a new group for Messianic Jews being…Judaism, Kehillath Tsion, Messianic
Why are boys three to four times more likely to be diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than girls,…ADHD., Almagor, attention deficit, health
Ballet BC dancer Gilbert Small is among those who will perform Program 3. (photo by Michael Slobodian) Ballet BC finishes…Ballet BC, Israel, Kelner, Sharon Eyal
At the Jewish National Fund, Pacific Region, Negev Dinner on April 10, left to right, are Ruth Rasnic, dinner honoree…abuse, Israel, JNF, Rasnic, shelter, women
Students Tomer Berko Gabay (student council president), Liam Greenberg (secretary) and Nathan Tourvieille (treasurer) with Heartly, aka Karen Pasqua, senior…charity, Richmond Jewish Day School, RJDS, tikkun olam
Now on ...
Dina Goldstein's Gods of Suburbia is at SOMA Gallery until April 30.
Worth watching ...
Rachel Lester's "One Call Away," from 12Tribe Films, about Israel's extensive humanitarian work.
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Making the solar system to scale ... fascinating!
Making the video of making the solar system ... also cool, and fun.
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