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REFLECTIONS ON THE 18 CHAI ANNIVERSARY OF THE ASPER JEWISH COMMUNITY CAMPUS: HOW WE ALMOST ENDED UP ON WAVERLEY AND WILKES, AND WHY NO SYNAGOGUE LOCATED ON CAMPUS

by Rhonda Spivak, March 2, 2015



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CJA'S WOMEN'S PHILANTHROPY IS HOT AND GETTING HOTTER: NARVEY AND JACOBSOHN TELL WJR THEY HAVE EXCEEDED THEIR GOAL

by Rhonda Spivak, February 17, 2015



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TRUDEAU SAYS LIBERALS WOULD VOTE AGAINST UNILATERAL DECLARATION OF PALESTINIAN STATE AT UN AS HAS HARPER GOVT- BATEMAN RESPONSE- EMAIL FOLLOW UP QUESTION TO TRUDEAU PRESS SECRETARY RE: PALESTINIANS JOINING ICC AND TREATIES UNANSWERED

by Rhonda Spivak, February 27, 2015



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DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY--THE TRUTH ABOUT AUSCHWITZ

Dr. Catherine Chatterley, posted here Feb 26, 2015



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GAIL ASPER’S SPEECH ON RECEIVING U OF W DUFF ROBLIN AWARD

posted January 29, 2015



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VSO PRINCIPAL CELLIST ARIEL BARNES TO PERFORM WITH MANITOBA CHAMBER ORCHESTRA MARCH 17

SPECIAL DISCOUNT TO READERS OF THE WINNIPEG JEWISH REVIEW

For Immediate Release: February 23 , 2015



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Website Last Updated: 02/25/2015
    Local News
Solidarity Mission – Come Home to Israel with JNF
For immediate release, February 20, 2015

MOE LEVY'S SPEECH INTRODUCING GAIL ASPER ON RECEIVING THE 2014 U OF W DUFF ROBLIN AWARD
posted Jan 30, 2015

BAILLIE CHISICK AND JARED AKMAN: YAD IS HOT AND GETTING HOTTER!
By Rhonda Spivak, January 18, 2015

Editor's Report: On the Scene at the Inaugural Opening of the Canadian Human Rights Museum
By Rhonda Spivak, January 21, 2015

ANNUAL JNF TU BI’SHEVAT TELETHON RAISES OVER $18,000
February 13, 2015 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Israel forest ranger speaks to Winnipeg cyclists about building cycling trails in Israel
Submitted by Sarah Pruys, Jewish National Fund, February 14, 2015

Editor's Travel Report: Jews Without Shoes in the Mayan Riviera
by Rhonda Spivak, February 17, 2015

President of Canadian Polish Congress ( MB Branch) Galezowski Apologizes for Writing That Jews in Ghetto Government 'Chose to Collaborate' with Nazis

Jewish Federation CEO Bronstone chose not to ask Galezowski for written apology on the public record
by Rhonda Spivak, February 5, 2015

WINNIPEG SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA GALA "PUTTIN ON THE GLITZ" - APRIL 23, 2015
by WSO, February 25, 2015

The Arab Jewish Dialogue and Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau on The issue of Reprinting Charlie Hebdo Cartoons of Mohammed
February 24, 2015

Corey Shefman: To protect free expression, Strengthen Hate Speech Legislation
by Corey Shefman, February 20, 2015

Why Something Instead of Nothing?
Max Roytenberg, December 2014, Phoenix Arizona

Second Annual Evening Among the Trees as successful as the First
by Rhonda J. Prepes, February 12, 2015

From the Times of Israel: Row erupts over White House hedging on Paris market attack
Febuary 12, 2015

TU B'SHVAT PHOTO JOURNEY- A SELECTION OF EDITOR'S FAVOURITE PHOTOS IN HONOUR OF TU'BISHVAT
by Rhonda Spivak, posted Feb 8, 2015

JEWISH FEDERATION OF WINNIPEG PARTNERS WITH GRINSPOON FOUNDATION TO FUND PJ LIBRARY: RAISING READERS ON JEWISH CULTURE!
by Rhonda Spivak, February 4, 2015

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY--DON'T SAY THE PARIS SUPERMARKET ATTACK HAD NOTHING TO DO WITH ANTISEMITISM
Dr. Catherine Chatterley, Feb 4, 2015

EDITOR'S REPORT: FOLLOWING KOSHER SUPERMARKET ATTACK, NETANYA, ISRAEL READIES ITSELF FOR INFLUX OF FRENCH JEWS
by Rhonda Spivak, January 25, 2015

JEWISH CHILD AND FAMILY SERVICE OFFERS INCREASED HOMECARE FOR HOLOCAUST SURVIVORS
Release, Jan 21, 2014

Former Shin Bet Head Carmi Gillon: How Sony could have been saved from Cyber Attacks and Why Israel Should to Get Rid of Occupied Territories As Soon As Possible”

*Gillon was head of Shin Bet when Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated in 1995
By Rhonda Spivak, January 20, 2015

The Podheiser Family Mission tours Israel
Submitted by Sarah Pruys, Jewish National Fund, posted here Feb 6, 2015

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY: ANTISEMITISM 2015--A GLOBAL CHALLENGE
By Dr. Catherine Chatterley

EDITOR'S REPORT FROM BRUSSELS TO VIENNA: FINDING AN ANTIQUE SYRIAN JEWISH PLATE AND A CARVING MADE BY A JEW IN AUSCHWITZ
by Rhonda Spivak, January 3, 2014

CHANUKAH IN PUERTO VALLARTA
By Rhonda Spivak, posted Dec 12, 2014, written November 2, 2010

On being a Sar-el volunteer
by Gerald Lecovin , posted Dec, 2014

HARRIET BERKAL:IS THE RABBI BERKAL CHAPEL AT SZ SYNAGOGUE CARVED IN STONE? WILL IT BE PART OF A FUTURE AMALGAMATED COMMUNITY SHUL AT THE CAMPUS ?
by Harriet Berkal, January 22, 2014

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO BE CIVILIAN WORKERS FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON AN ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE- CONTACT SAREL
by Wendy Schneider, the editor of the Hamilton Jewish News, posted November 19, 2014

UNIVERSITY OF WINNIPEG HAS BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE IN HUMAN RIGHTS
November 8, 2014

PARTNERSHIP BETWEEN CMHR AND THE ASPER FOUNDATION BRINGS SUCCESSFUL EDUCATION PROGRAM TO WINNIPEG
January 15, 2015

Richard Cravatts: Academic Progressivism Descends into Moral Madness
By Richard L. Cravatts, PhD, February 17, 2015

From the Fathom Journal: The Ideological Roots of media bias against Israel
January 31, 2015

NEW LUXURY CONDOS FOR SALE IN NORTH WINNIPEG
December 10, 2014

JFM'S SUCCESSFUL 50th ANNIVERSARY GALA-COUNTDOWN TO ONE HUNDRED MILLION
By Rhonda Spivak, November 27, 2014

THE VICKAR FAMILY IN ISRAEL: SUPPORTING JNF LEARNING CENTERS AT MEGIDDO HIGH SCHOOL AND OBSERVATION POINT IN HULA VALLEY-SEE VIDEO
October 28, 2014, reprinted from Keren Kayemet-Jewish National Fund Website

“When you see the enthusiasm on the children’s faces as they watch the birds, then you understand exactly why we’ve established this site,” said Larry Vickar during a visit to the observation point.


Letter to Editor regarding Air strikes in Iraq from Liberal party 's Critic for Foreign Affairs and Bill Narvey's Response:
October 18, 2014

CJA LAUNCHES CAMPAIGN AT JOURNEY TO CHURCHILL EXHIBIT-GOAL IS $5.95 MILLION-MANY YOUNGER CANVASSERS
by Rhonda Spivak, October 16, 2014

STATEMENT RE: KASHRUT FROM JEWISH FEDERATION AND LETTERS FROM RABBIS TO JEWISH FOUNDATION OF MANITOBA AND RADY JCC
March 9, 2014

EDITOR'S DISPATCH FROM THE DAVID CITADEL HOTEL: HARPER WOWS ISRAEL

MP Joyce Bateman: The Prime Minister’s visit to the Middle East was focused on increasing trade and investment and regional security
by Rhonda Spivak, January 22, 2014

Editor's Special Report: Who Are the Corne Jews ? How I figured out the meaning of the last name Corne

Corne Jews were made to become grain speculators in Germany and blamed for rising food prices. The Antisemitic Corne Jew medal was first issued in Germany in 1694 and issued the last time in 1923 before the rise of Hitler
By Rhonda Spivak, December 7, 2013

Dayan pushed PM Meir to consider using nuclear weapons in 1973 war
October 3, 2013

B'nai Brith Canada Criticizes CMHR: Decision to Exclude Material on Birth of Israel in Holocaust Gallery is A Serious Misstep

Human rights lessons which flow from the Holocaust include the creation of the State of Israel
by David Matas, Senior Legal Counsel August 10, 213

Q & A BETWEEN WJR & CMHR : HOLOCAUST GALLERY WILL NOT SHOW THAT 2/3 OF JEWISH D.P.’S WENT TO ISRAEL AFTER HOLOCAUST
by Rhonda Spivak, July 16, 2013

The Gates on Roblin: Fine Food, Atmosphere and Rural Scenery -A romantic dinner for three
by Rhonda Spivak, December 12, 2012

Refugee Lawyer David Matas: UNWRA, Palestinian and Jewish Refugees :There are No International Instruments which Give Palestinians A Right of Return

There are real Palestinian refugees, Palestinians who fit squarely within the United Nations Refugee Convention definition, but they are not refugees within the jurisdiction of UNRWA. They are refugees from the West Bank and Gaza fleeing Hamas, the P
David Matas, posted October 26, 2012

    Israel
Investigative Report: Green Olive Tours Promotes Palestinian Maximalist Claims Not In Accord with Any Two State Solution-And Response by Green Olive Tours
by Tatiana Becker, July 21, 2014

FIRST HAND ACCOUNT: MY VISIT TO UNWRA PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS
by Rhonda Spivak, posted April 7, 2011

I have recently been to two Palestinian refugee camps run by the United Nations Refugee and Works Agency [UNWRA] near Bethlehem. My visit has unfortunately have left me with the impression that the Palestinians as a whole are far from giving up on the right of return to their 1948 homes and villages in Israel.


    Next Generation
Isanne and Maya Goldberg: Our Experience in Israel on the Alexander Muss High School Program
By Isanne and Maya Goldberg, November 19, 2014

    Arts/Op-Eds
Jane Enkin on Rady JCC's Tarbut 2014: Songs of our People: A Celebration of Winnipeg Cantors in Concert - CD Launch
by Jane Enkin, posted Feb 4, 2015

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