Samara Carroll, second from the left, with Dawit Demoz, right, and members of his host family – Sunita and her…asylum seekers, Canada, human rights, immigration, Israel, Samara Carroll, Sharon Chisvin
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Left to right: Yoo Ra Ka (Asaka, Mother of the Earth), Ricardo Pequenino (Agwe, God of Water), Alexandra Quispe (Erzulie,…Damon Jang, Fabulist Theatre, musical theatre, Sari Rosofsky
For a people who make up a fraction of one percent of the world’s population, Jews sure do gather a…antisemitism, Farrakhan, Outremont, Putin, Trump, Women's March
“It’s not for me.” “I’m too busy.” “I’ll volunteer when I’m retired.” All of these responses (excuses?) are familiar to…Chabad Richmond, tikkun olam, volunteering
Itay Exlroad as Dancer Soldier. (photo by Giora Bejach, Courtesy Sony Pictures Classics) An audacious work of art that melds…Foxtrot, IDF, Israel, military, movies, war
Jerusalem Marathon winner Kipkogey Shadrack (No. 1) led the field from the start. (photo from Ashernet) More than 35,000 runners, including…Israel, Jerusalem, marathon
האם קנדה עומדת לפני משבר כלכלי גדול לאור מה שמתרחש בענף הנדל”ן? (צילום: Cynthia Ramsay) יש סיכוי סביר שקנדה תתמודד…Canada, financial crisis, mortgages, real estate, הנדל"ן, משבר פיננסי, משכנתאות, קנדה
Amy Amantea and Jake Anthony in Sequence, which runs March 14-24 at Presentation House Theatre. (photo by Tim Matheson) “To…Arun Lakra, inclusion, physics, Presentation House, Realwheels, science, Sequence
Ava Lee Millman Fisher at the opening of her solo exhibit, I See Music, on March 1. (photo by Olga…Judaica, Millman Fisher, painting, Zack Gallery
Last year, the Students’ Society of McGill University, in Montreal, barred the reelection of three Jewish members of the board…anti-Zionism, antisemitism, Canada, Israel, McGill
Now playing ...
Chutzpah! Festival 2018 runs until March 15!
Worth watching ...
Through the community’s annual campaign, Jewish Federation of Greater Vancouver subsidizes March of the Living, and offers scholarships.
VTT Onward: The 100 Year History of Vancouver Talmud Torah, film by Adam Bogoch.