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JEWISH NATIONAL FUND ANNOUNCES 2017 NEGEV GALA HONOUREE

THE NEGEV GALA HAS HONOURED OUTSTANDING LEADERS IN THE WINNIPEG COMMUNITY SINCE 1953.

posted Dec 20, 2016



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RHONDA SPIVAK IN THE TIMES OF ISRAEL - COULD ISRAEL LOSE THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS?

by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 8, 2017



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MESSAGE FROM THE CEO OF THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF WINNIPEG FOR DECEMBER

December 6, 2016



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EDITOR'S REPORT FROM ISRAEL: THE REAL EFFECTS OF THE THE US'S FAILURE TO VETO THE UN SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTION ON ISRAELI SETTLEMENTS

By Rhonda Spivak, Dec 29, 2016



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DON’T MAKE “LIGHT “ OF YOUR MARRIAGE THIS HANUKAH SEASON

by Harriet Berkal December 14, 2016



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MR. TRUMP VISITS 'OCCUPIED TERRITORY'

by Rafael Medoff ,posted here Jan 1,2017



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Growing in More Ways than One: A Year-End Message from Marsha Cowan, CEO of the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba
by Marsha Cowan, posted here Dec 22, 2016

Important Article from CNS news: UN Approves Funding First Anti-Israel Settlement Blacklist
Jan 1, 2017

From Fox News: Alan Dershowitz:John Kerry's- Meaningless Speech and Tragic Missed Opportunity
Jan 8, 2017

From the Globe and Mail: Liberals steer clear of Kerry's Israel comments reiterate support for two state solution
posted Jan 1, 2016

EDITOR'S REPORT FROM ISRAEL: DONALD TRUMP APPEARS TO BE VERY SERIOUS ABOUT MOVING US EMBASSY TO JERUSALEM-LOOK AT WHO HE CHOSE TO BE US AMBASSADOR TO ISRAEL
by Rhonda Spivak, December 20, 2016

from the Washington Post: Five Ways The Trump Administration Can Negate The Anti Israel UN Security Council Resolution
Jan 3, 2017

From the National Post: How Barack Obama Fooled The Jews And Betrayed Them Once He Had Their Money
Jan 1, 2017

From the Jerusalem Post: Former Israeli Ambassador to Canada Vivian Bercovici: Obamas role in the passage of UNSC Resolution 2334: Fake News or Spin
Jan 6, 2016

DAVID BEDEIN: US SECRETARY OF STATE KERRY: LIVING IN A SELF IMPOSED BUBBLE
by David Bedein, Jan 1, 2017

Jane Enkin's Review of Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre's Million Dollar Quartet
Jane Enkin Jan 8, 2017

When was the last time you LAUGHED about Israel?
By Daniella Ashkenazy Jan 9, 2017

Max Roytenberg: Making Choices
Max Roytenberg Jan 5, 2017

Depraved Indifference
Richard L. Cravatts

Editor's Report: My Visit to The Contentious West Bank Jewish Settlement of Amona To be Evacuated by February 2017
by Rhonda Spivak, December 22, 2016

The Controversial Holocaust Memorial-The Inverted Library
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 8, 2017

Remembering Shimon Peres's Connection to Winnipeg: Sol Kanee Helped Peres Procure Arms For the Fledgling State
by Rhonda Spivak, December 4, 2016

NEW CEO OF ISRAEL BONDS CANADA : WE VALUE OUR WINNIPEG INVESTORS AND HOPE TO COUNT ON THEIR CONTINUED SUPPORT
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 17, 2016

LEAH CORNE: PARAGLIDING, SCUBA DIVING, SURFING, AND HORSEBACK RIDING IN ISRAEL
Jan 8, 2017

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO BE CIVILIAN WORKERS FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON AN ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE- CONTACT SAREL
posted Sept 21 2016

GWEN SECTER CREATIVE LIVING CENTER at SYD GLOW PLACE KOSHER CATERING TAKE-OUT MENU- YEAR ROUND
Sept 20, 2016

Dennis Ross In the Washington Post: How Trump Could Surprise the World on Israeli-Palestinian peace
Dec 1, 2016

From the Times of Israel: Five Things We Know about Trump's Jewish Doctor
Dec 20 2016

Einstein Legacy Project Is Launched In Winnipeg-An Initiative of the Hebrew University
by Rhonda Spivak, November 20, 2016

Khaled Abu Toameh: UN,Obama Further Radicalize Palestinians
by Khaled Abu Toameh, Ja 1, 2016

From the Times of Israel: Trump Saved Israel from trump-saved-israel-from-Diplomatic Hit at UN-Official in Jerusalem quoted as saying
Dec 22, 2016

From the Forward: Ivanka Trump Sparks Kugelgate By Grabbing Jamie Gellers Brocoli Recipe
posted Dec 7, 2016

ACCEPTING NOMINATIONS FOR THE CYRIL “ZEKE” MARANTZ “Z’L” MANITOBA JEWISH ATHLETES WALL OF HONOUR


EDITOR'S REPORT FROM NUREMBERG: THE LEO KATZENBERGER NAZI SHOW TRIAL AND JUDGEMENT AT NUREMBERG
by Rhonda Spivak, October 20, 2016

CFHU COMMUNITY AMBASSADORS SHAI AND SIGAL: CHANUKAH, EINSTEIN AND LIGHT
by Shai Josopov, and Sigal Kleynerman, Dec 7 2016

A Visionary on A Bike who Took a Hike: Theodore Herzl in Vienna –What would he tell European Jews to do today?
November 13, 2016

John Farber's Book Review of "Demonizing Israel and the Jews" by Manfred Gerstenfeld
by John Farber, Dec 20, 2016

STRONG INTEREST IN LUXURY CONDO DEVELOPMENT ON SOUTH WEST CORNER OF ASPER CAMPUS-OVER 13 DIFFERENT FLOOR PLANS

Interested parties should visit 139tuxedo.com and register for a VIP invitation to our pre- sales event prior to being open to the public
by Rhonda Spivak, October 5, 2016

Rady JCC Opens New David and Ruth Asper Early Learning Centre-Mazel Tov!
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 27, 2016

EDITOR'S REPORT: WHAT EXACTLY ARE DONALD TRUMP'S POSITIONS ON ISRAEL ? IS THERE A COHERENT POLICY ?
by Rhonda Spivak, November 15, 2016

Winnipeg Jewish Review Reviews Eight Fabulous Cookies by Cookie Girl Jill Margolis Atnikov
by Chief Cookie Reviewer Rhonda Spivak, June 16, 2016

Rav Soloveitchik on the Holocaust
by Rabbi Dr. Bernhard Rosenberg, April 16, 2016

MESSAGE FROM ELAINE GOLDSTINE, CEO OF JEWISH FEDERATION FOR APRIL 2016-CJA CAMPAIGN CLOSES AT RECORD HIGH-$5,861,374
April 2016

BENJAMIN SHINEWALD: From Unity to Diversity: Why our Community is fracturing and Why it may be a Good Thing
by Rhonda Spivak, April 11, 2016

DANIEL PIPES AT CISA EVENT: ONE DAY ALL OF HUMANITY WILL BE PALESTINIAN REFUGEES, UNLESS UNRWA DEFINITION OF REFUGEES IS NARROWED DOWN
by Rhonda Spivak, April 13, 2016

Message from Bridges for Peace Volunteers
Dec 12, 2016

Mazel Tov to Elaine Goldstine on becoming CEO of the Jewish Federation and Editor's Overview Re Community Priorities
by Rhonda Spivak, February 21, 2016

How Diaspora Jews Can Help Israel Today
by David Matlow Nov 11, 2016

Editor's Journey to Madaba, Jordan: In Search of the Magic Map !
by Rhonda Spivak, June 24, 2016

Editor's Report: The night I Slept on top of a Mosque
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 24, 2016

Shiri Berkowitz: Going On Sar-El in Israel: Reflections of a Next Generation Jew
by Shiri Berkowitz, posted October 1, 2015

EDITOR'S REPORT: MY DAY AT THE EU'S POLICE MISSION HEADQUARTERS IN RAMALLAH-THIS STORY PICKED UP BY NEW YORK JEWISH WEBSITE
by Rhonda Spivak, October 13, 2015

Sigmund Freud and Vienna: A Tale of Anti-Semitism and the Untold Story of What Really Happened in Freud's Lower Apartment During the Nazi Period
by Rhonda Spivak, May 15, 2016

RADY JCC CELEBRATES ITS 18TH ANNIVERSARY- DAYCARE AT GROSVENOR TO BE NAMED DAVID AND RUTH ASPER EARLY LEARNING CENTRE- RADY POOL TO GET WATERSLIDE
by Rhonda Spivak, October 13, 2015

Editor's Report: The True Story of How Distinguished Professor Haskel Greenfield Taught An 8 Year Old Boy to Love Archaeology
by Rhonda Spivak, April 26, 2015

THE HUMOROUS STORY OF HOW JEREMY SHINEWALD BECAME THE SPEECH WRITER FOR AN ISRAELI AMBASSADOR WHO HAD PREVIOUSLY DIRECTED THE IAF'S 1981 DESTRUCTION OF THE IRAQI NUCLEAR REACTOR
by Rhonda Spivak, April 20, 2015

EDITOR'S REPORT FROM HEBRON: BEHIND THE SCENES WITH AN ARMED JOURNALIST, AN EXILED JORDANIAN AND THE MUKTARS
by Rhonda Spivak, March 12, 2015

THE CHAI ANNIVERSARY OF THE ASPER CAMPUS: HOW MARJORIE BLANKSTEIN, SHELDON BERNEY AND BOB FREEDMAN BROUGHT THE CAMPUS TO LIFE , HOW IT ACQUIRED THE ASPER NAME, AND HOW LLOYD AXWORTHY PROVED TO BE AN INSTRUMENTAL FIGURE
By Rhonda Spivak, March 15, 2015

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY--THE TRUTH ABOUT AUSCHWITZ
Dr. Catherine Chatterley, posted here Feb 26, 2015

Editor's Report: First Time and First Impressions in Frankfurt Germany
by Rhonda Spivak, posted April 20, 2015

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

EDITOR'S REPORT ON ANNIVERSARY OF THE SIX DAY WAR: A URINAL AT THE WESTERN WALL , INTERVIEW WITH FORMER HEAD OF ISRAELI MILITARY INTELLIGENCE
by Rhonda Spivak, March 31, 2015

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

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

Jews in Internment Camps in Canada
by Noel Hershfield, March 27,2016

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.


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