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EDITORIAL: THE FIRST QUESTION FOR SEDER NIGHT: IS BOB FREEDMAN CORRECT IN HIS ASSESSMENT OF OUR COMMUNITY?

by Rhonda Spivak, April 8, 2014



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TRUDEAU SAYS HARPER'S SUPPORT OF ISRAEL IS TIED TO BALLOT BOX, CALLS FOR COMMUNICATION WITH IRAN-BATEMAN ISSUES STATEMENT-CARR AND TARASKA-ALCOCK RESPOND

by Rhonda Spivak, April 7, 2014



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LETTER SENT BY JOSH MORRY AND FOURTY STUDENTS TO DAVID BARNARD AND LETTER FROM B'NAI BRITH TO BARNARD RE:IAW

posted April 8, 2014



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YIDDISH, SWATIKAS AND RED MARBLE IN MUNICH: THE GERMAN HOUSE OF ART

by Rhonda Spivak, April 10, 2014



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DAVID AND NICK SHEFF: HOW TO TREAT ADDICTIONS-TREAT BOTH THE ADDICTION AND UNDERLYING PSYCHOLOGICAL PROBLEMS SIMULTANEOUSLY- A PERSONAL STORY

by Rhonda Spivak, April 10, 2014



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CANTOR HERSCHEL FOX RECALLS PESACH AS A CHILD IN WINNIPEG DISCUSSING THE WEEK’S TORAH PORTION IN BETWEEN EARTHQUAKES

By Rosalind Marmel California Correspondent March 29, 2014



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Website Last Updated: 04/10/2014
    Local News
Could Desserts Plus Become A New Shul ?
by Rhonda Spivak, April 7, 2014

MeSSAGE FROM BOB FREEDMAN-CAMPAIGN HITS TARGET-APRIL 3, 2014
April 3, 2014

Sol James performs Barbra Streisand’s most popular and beloved songs April 12th, 2014
April 1, 2014

JEWISH FEDERATION SERVES BOTH NON-KOSHER AND KOSHER FOOD AT YAD EVENT
by Rhonda Spivak, April 8, 2014

Rabbi Altein: Whose Money? Jewish Organizations Scheduling Their Events at Non-Kosher Facilities
by Rabbi Avrohom Altein, March, 2014

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

COMMUNITY LEADERS DAVID AND RUTH ASPER RECEIVE QUEEN'S DIAMOND JUBILEE MEDALS
by Rhonda Spivak, March 3, 2014

BOYS TOWN JERUSALEM: BACK TO THE BIBLE
April 10, 2014

Grant & Wilton Coffee House presents :Ila Barker in Concert April 12, 2014 7:30 pm
April 8, 2014

Brenda Barrie's Book Launch of "An Unorthodox Romance" April 24
April 7, 2014

special insert page for Passover haggadas that compares human trafficking to slavery in biblical times
April 7, 2014

JIMMY CARTER BETRAYS PALESTINIAN ARAB WOMEN
By Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn, April 7, 2014

Anti-Semitic Cartoons Published in Egyptian-Canadian Newspaper
HonestReporting Canada, April 1, 2014

NEW UK DOCUMETARY CLAIMS HITLER'S WIFE EVA BRAUN MAY HAVE BEEN JEWISH
by Rhonda SpivakApril 4, 2014

Channah Greenfield: Single Mother Raises World’s First Bedouin Woman Doctor -A Graduate of BGU's Medical School
by Channah Greenfield, April 5, 2014

Elliot Leven: Etz Chayim Bar Mitzvah Evoked Rosh Pina Nostalgia
By Elliot Leven, April 5, 2014

DENMARK BANNS KOSHER SLAUGHTER DUE TO ANIMAL RIGHTS CONCERNS BUT BESTIALITY IS LEGAL
April 3, 2014

Davd Bedein: A Message for Passover: Should the people of Israel become The Jews of Silence as Elie Weisel wrote 50 years ago ?
David Bedein, March 31, 2014

Khaled Abu Toameh: Palestinians condemned for visiting Nazi death camps
by Khaled Abu Toameh, March 31, 2014

Book Review of: Heidemarie Wawrzyn's Nazis in the Holy Land 1933-1948
by Gil Zohar April 4, 2014

Hillel Winnipeg Donates “Mikey” AED to the University of Winnipeg
For immediate release, March 31, 2014

Max Roytenberg: Passover: Laughing Out Loud!
by Max Roytenberg, March 2014, Mesa Arizona

IAW HELD ON U OF M CAMPUS AFTERALL: TAKES PLACE IN NON-UMSU CONTROLLED SPACE
by Rhonda Spivak, March 27, 2014

Editor's Dispatch from Dachau: A Concentration Camp Literally In Your Backyard
by Rhonda Spivak, March 22, 2014

Editor's report from Munich's Hofbrauhaus in Munich- The Beer Hall where Hitler Founded the Nazi Party
March 8, 2014

MEL LAZARECK NOMINATES CATHERINE CHATTERLEY FOR WOMEN OF DISTINCTION AWARD
by Mel Lazareck, March 5, 2014

EDITOR'S REPORT: BERNSTEINS IN MUNICH
by Rhonda Spivak, March 19, 2014

FROM THE EDITOR'S DESK: IN MEMORIAM:BOB KOPSTEIN Z'L
March 10, 2013

National Council of Jewish Women Purim Preparations
April 10, 2014

Temple Shalom is hosting a 80's theme party social May 14 , 2014
April 8, 2014

First Chinese Media Center in Mideast Opens in Israel
For Immediate Release, April 7, 2014

Nicki Meged: My View on the The Boycott Against Soda Stream
by Nicki Meged, March 25, 2014

Judy Feld Carr: If Jews Hadn’t Left Syria it Would Have Been a Slaughter
March 24, 2014

LIMMUD 2014: LORI GRYSMAN ON CHARITY AND WALKING TOUR OF JHC'S A STITCH IN TIME
by Jane Enkin, March 24, 2014

FRANKLIN D ROOSEVELT'S ANTISEMITIC COCKTAILS WITH MOLOTOV
by Rafael Medoff , March 18, 2014

Alan Dershowitz: Europe's Alarming Push to Isolate Israel
by Alan Dershowitz, March 24, 2014

Netanyahu looks to Belgium-Holland border for settlement solution
March 10, 2014

Jane Enkin's Review of Limmud 2014 and the Arts
by Jane Enkin, March 6, 2014

Tim Boxer At Ariel Sharon Memorial
Tim Boxer, March 5, 2014

The Winnipeg Kiss
by Max Roytenberg, posted March 10, 2014

Holocaust Prof. Baer at Limmud: Study Showed 26 Percent of Germans Thought Their relatives had helped Jews
by Rhonda Spivak, March 3, 2014

German cartoon of Facebook CEO Zuckerberg sparks anti-Semitism row
March 2, 2014

David Matas: Unanswered Questions re The Wallenberg file:
by David Matas, posted March 3, 2014

Land of Milk and Honeymoon: Israel may offer free vacation for newlywed Jews
March 27, 2014

JFM CEO MARSHA COWAN REFLECTS ON AN EXPERIENCE OF A LIFETIME
Marsha Cowan CEO, Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, January 30, 2014, posted here Feb 25, 2014

JNF ANNOUNCES NIKKI YANOVSKY TO HEADLINE NEGEV GALA
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, JANUARY 21, 2014

Over 100 People attend Kick off of Ben-Gurion Gala Honouring Blanksteins May 4, 2014

BGU Advanced Technology Park to Accompany IDF 's Movement of Training and Intelligence Bases to the Negev
by Rhonda Spivak, February 2, 2014

Netanayhu and the Pope : The Vatican's Relationship with Israel
by Rhonda Spivak March 26, 2014

Max Roytenberg Finding Your Place
by Max Roytenberg, October 2013, Dublin, posted here Feb 25, 2014

From the Manitoban: IAW Still Highly contentious on U of M
posted March 11, 2014

Mike Fegelman of honest Reporting: Canadian Public Policy Magazine Fawns Over Yasser Arafat
by Mike Fegelman ,March 25, 2014

EDITOR'S REPORT: THE ONGOING FLOTILLA STORY: WHY ISRAEL WANTS TO MAKE UP WITH TURKEY
by Rhonda Spivak, March 8, 2014

Read Caroline Glick: The Israeli Solution
by Caroline Glick, written February 25, 2014

Max Roytenberg :Cleaning Up My Act
Max Roytenberg, written November, 2013, Dublin, posted March 26, 2014

RADY JCC BUYS OLD FIREHALL FOR DAYCARE-WILL LOOK TO JEWISH FEDERATION, JEWISH FOUNDATION AND OTHER FUNDERS TO SEE PROJECT THROUGH
By Rhonda Spivak, February 25, 2014

STATE DEPT & N.Y. TIMES: TOO CLOSE FOR COMFORT?
By Moshe Phillips and Benyamin Korn, February 19, 2014

From Dan Hiuni in New York City: An Addendum To My 2005 Doctoral Dissertation--Re Judith Butler
Dahn Hiuni, MFA, PhD, February, 2014 New York City

DISPATCH FROM THE TORBRAU HOTEL, MUNICH--HITLER'S SS IN THE BASEMENT
by Rhonda Spivak, February 17, 2014

EDITOR'S REPORT: NAZIS, ARTWORK AND SHABBAT IN MUNICH
by Rhonda Spivak, March 6, 2014

Special Report: Hamas and I on the Temple Mount
by Rhonda Spivak, written January 31, 2014, posted Feb 25, 2014

After lull, intermarriage debate reignites
Feb 24, 2014

From the Deputy Defense Minister of the State of Israel: In Auschwitz on Holocaust Day --Three Lessons
By Danny Danon, January 28, 2014

Holocaust History Uncovered: How The Younger Brother of Notorious Nazi Herman Goring Saved Jews
by David Ramati and Dr. Marshall Onellion, Feb 2, 2014

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY: JERUSALEM VIGNETTES
By Dr. Catherine Chatterley, Jan 27, 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

Grandpa’s Nazi past shocks Jewish star
January 5, 2014

A Proposal for the Jewish Federation to Conduct a Comprehensive Study and Strategic Plan for Future Re: Inter-Marriage, Revival of Synagogue Life, Survey of Non-Synagogue Members, etc.
by Rhonda Spivak, December 28, 2013

Editor's Report from the American Colony Hotel: Did I vomit in Israel or in Palestine?
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 26 2014

Larry and Tova Vickar Endow their Combined Jewish Appeal Gift

Jewish Foundation of Manitoba fund allows donors to support the CJA in perpetuity
November 4, 2013

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

Winnipeg Synagogue 2014 Assessment Values and Assessed Land Areas
Compiled by Rhonda Prepes, October 7, 2013 updated October 18,2013

Rabbi Green's Yom Kippur 5774 Sermon -Integrate Winnipeg's Synagogue Programs, With The Curriculum of the Gray Academy.
by Rabbi Alan Green, September 14, 2013

COULD SHAAREY ZEDEK EVENTUALLY BE RELOCATED TO ASPER COMMUNITY CAMPUS SITE (AFTER MERGER WITH ETZ CHAYIM?)
by Rhonda Spivak, September 18, 2013

From the National Post: Canada’s human rights museum was meant as a unifying force, but, so far, has only inspired criticism
September 27, 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

International Human Rights Lawyer David Matas: Rights and Redress for Jewish Refugees from Arab countries

Jewish refugees, at the time of their displacement, met the standard international law definition of refugees found in the Refugee Convention. Palestinian refugees, in contrast, are not refugees in the standard international law sense
by David Matas, posted May 16, 2013

MUST READ--EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY INTERVIEWS CMHR ABOUT CONTENT OF HOLOCAUST GALLERY
Dr. Catherine Chatterley & Dr. Clint Curle, April 3, 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

RABBI CHARLES GRYSMAN IN T.O. GOES ON THE RECORD RE: RABBI BRYKS –
By Rhonda J. Spivak, B.A., L.L.B., May 12, 2011

The case of Rabbi Ephraim Bryks who has been dogged by allegations of sexual abuse against children, but never charged with a crime will be the subject matter


    Israel
DAVID BEDEIN: RENEW TALKS WITH THE PLO: ASK FOR PLO RATIFICATION OF OSLO ACCORDS
by David Bedein, June 6, 2013

Fighting and Shelling in UNWRA Palestinian refugee camp in Yarmouk Syria-
T. C. Bratvold, Middle East Correspondent, March 3, 2013

THE WILD WILD WEST BANK: WHAT HAS HAPPENED TO MILLIONS OF DOLLARS POURED INTO THE PA?
By B Wulf, Israel, posted Feb 16, 2014

With encouragement from a VATICAN official, Israeli government finally denounces a Palestinian school system that was introduced more than 13 years ago.
by David Bedein, January 7, 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
RAFI HOULT: GRAY ACADEMY’s RAOUL WALLENBERG DAY A SUCCESS.
by Rafi Hoult, March 4, 2014

Read Rafi Hoult 's Winning Essay
by Rafi Hoult, November 4, 2013

    Arts/Op-Eds
Review of MTC's KIM'S CONVENIENCE
by Jane Enkin, March 18, 2014

    Torah/Announcements
    Obituary/In Memoriam
Obituary - ROBERT KOPSTEIN
March 30, 2014

Obituary - Lily Rosenberg
April 8, 2014

LISTING OF FUNERALS
updated April 11 , 2014

Elliot Leven: Leona Billinkoff Remembered-The Eemah of Camp Massad
By Elliot Leven, February 8, 2014

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