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Canadian Christian groups hold online event advocating for Israel

"Only in this way, will we be able to create sustainable long-lasting peace – not only for Canada and Israel, not only for Jews and Christians, but for the world at large," said MK Cotler-Wunsh.

Letters

Letters to the Editor December 21, 2020: Jab-berwocky

Readers of The Jerusalem Post have their say.

Small town North American Jews seek direct contact with Israelis

Many of those discussing their experience also requested from the Diaspora Ministry to send Israeli emissaries to these areas.

17/12/2020
The United Nations General Assembly votes to adopt a draft resolution to deplore the use of excessiv

Canada defends pro-Palestinian vote at UN General Assembly

Canada typically stands with Israel by abstaining or voting no, but it changed its vote on this particular resolution last year.

Canadian Jewish News to relaunch next month as online publication

The resurrected CJN will be online only and seek to attract a younger generation of readers.

By DAVID LAZARUS/JTA
16/12/2020
TEST TUBE with coronavirus label is seen at the end of January.

Montreal Jewish nursing home hit hard by COVID infections in 2nd wave

The virus has struck 40 residents and 22 staff members at the 600-bed Maimonides Geriatric Centre.

By DAVID LAZARUS/JTA
26/11/2020
President Rivlin laid a wreath at the Holocaust memorial in Ottawa, accompanied by Prime Minister Tr

Trudeau names Cotler as Canada's special envoy on combating antisemitism

"Irwin Cotler has demonstrated strong leadership in the fight against racism, antisemitism and hate. He also acquired a vast experience in justice and human rights," the prime minister said.

Toronto suburb to rename street named after Nazi naval officer

The vote to change the name came after a Holocaust survivor testified at the town council meeting.

By BEN SALES/JTA
20/11/2020

Canadian FM hints pro-Palestinian UN vote was about Israeli populism

Canada had traditionally opposed the resolution but last year changed its vote from “not” to “yes,” after the US recognized settlement activity as legitimate.

How Entrepreneur Rishab Bhatt’s Childhood Passion Led Him to Found and Scale Simple.Savr

Born and raised in Canada, a 20-year-old entrepreneur and software engineer from Western University, Ontario, Rishab Bhatt always had a curious mind as a child and loved exploring technology.

19/11/2020
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