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MESSAGE FROM ELAINE GOLDSTINE, CEO OF JEWISH FEDERATION OF WPG: FIRES IN ISRAEL -TIME TO HELP

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EINSTEIN LEGACY PROJECT IS LAUNCHED IN WINNIPEG-AN INITIATIVE OF THE HEBREW UNIVERSITY

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REMEMBERING SHIMON PERES'S CONNECTION TO WINNIPEG: SOL KANEE HELPED PERES PROCURE ARMS FOR THE FLEDGLING STATE

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NEW CEO OF ISRAEL BONDS CANADA : WE VALUE OUR WINNIPEG INVESTORS AND HOPE TO COUNT ON THEIR CONTINUED SUPPORT

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HAPPY CHANUKAH- CHECK OUT THE KOSHER FOOD SECTION AT GRANT PARK CO-OP STORE

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    Local News
Kristallnacht Commemorative Program Featured Music of Degenerate Composers Banned by the Nazis
by Rhonda Spivak, November 29, 2016

P2G Exchange Program with Israel Has a Profound Impact on Participants
by Rhonda Spivak, November 28, 2016

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

Jane Enkin's Review of David Broza Concert -Rady JCC's Tarbut Festival of Jewish Culture
by Jane Enkin posted November 28,2016

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


DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY--CISA LAUNCHES NEW ANTISEMITISM JOURNAL
By Dr. Catherine Chatterley, posted October 27, 2016

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

JARED KUSHNER THE JEWISH SON IN LAW WHISPERING IN TRUMP'S EAR
Nov 16, 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

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

President Trump and Peace Education: Required Changes in PA Textbooks used in US funded UNWRA Schools
by David Bedein, Director, Centre for Near East Policy and Research and Dr Arnon Groiss, Research Director, November 28, 2016.

HILLEL SUSPENDS ARI SHAVIT CAMPUS TOUR AMID SEXUAL ASSAULT CLAIMS
Nov 11, 2016

Elliot Abrams: 'There He Goes Again'-Jimmy Carter Blames Israel One more Time
December 1, 2016

November is the month of the Blue Box Campaign
Nov 12, 2016

Max Roytenberg; The Club of Strong Believers
by Max Roytenberg , posted November 15, 2016

JEWISH FOUNDATION'S EBOL EVENING HAS TWELVE NEW SIGNERS, TRIBUTE TO DAVID COHEN, AND INSPRATIONAL MEDLEY BY RAINBOW STAGE
by Rhonda Spivak, October 27, 2016

A Kristallnacht Story: Max Beckmann’s prophetic painting of the Frankfurt Synagogue Destroyed on Nov 9, 1938 and The Public Debate it Generated after the Holocaust
by Rhonda Spivak, October 25, 2016

Speech to the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg by the Honourable Richard Wagner, Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada
Nov 8, 2016

Editor's Report: The Story Behind Bill Clinton's Controversial Speech in Jerusalem , the Clinton Foundation and the US Election
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 26, 2016

CBC Broadcasts Anti-Israel Demonstrators outside Asper Campus during Folklorama's Israel Pavilion-See Ethan Pollock 's Exchange with Them and Editor's comment
Aug 28, 2016

Editor's Report from Israel: Could Watermelon End the Wars Between Israel and Hamas?
by Rhonda Spivak, posted Aug 28, 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

Meet the Editor in Chief: Zen The Kitten -A Story for Cat Lovers
by Rhonda Spivak, October 27, 2016

A PHOTO JOURNEY OF FOLKLORAMA'S ISRAEL PAVILION BY CARLI CHARACH
photos by Carli Charach, posted Aug 28, 2016

From the Canadian Jewish News: Jewish Foundation of Manitoba Aims for 150 Million
posted Aug 28, 2016

GRAY ACADEMY HOLDS GRAD DINNER AND DANCE AT MANITOBA CLUB: FIRST COMMUNAL KOSHER DINNER HELD AT CLUB THAT USED TO BAR JEWS
by Rhonda Spivak, June 8, 2016

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

Pinchas Inbari: Trump's Election Upsets the Palestinian Authoritys diplomatic Campaign Against Israel
Nov 15, 2016

BILL NARVEY: IRAN IS CHEATING AGAIN
by Bill Narvey, August 8, 2016

The Academic Intifada
Noel Hershfield, May 16, 2016

A GRANDSON WHO EXPOSED THE PRESIDENT'S ANTI-SEMITISM
by Dr Rafael Medoff Oct 6, 2016

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

DAVID MATAS: FREDOM OF RELIGIOUS EXPRESSION: THE CASE OF THE SUCCAH ON THE BALCONY
by David Matas, October 21, 2016

EDITOR'S REPORT: THE NAZI SALUTE AND THE ORIGINS OF A LITTLE HITLER FIGURINE I FOUND IN NUREMBERG GERMANY
by Rhonda Spivak, July 24, 2016

Editor`s Report from Israel: Living in a Construction Site- And After The Terror Attack in Nice it will only continue
July 24, 2016

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

A Surprising Haven for Jews
Noel Hershfield, August 2, 2016

EDITOR's REFLECTIONS ON THE DEATH OF SHIMON PERES: RECALLING THE FATEFUL 1996 ELECTIONS WHEN I LIVED IN ISRAEL
October 5, 2016

Editor's Report from Israel: Donald Trump and Netanya , and July's Stabbing Attack
by Rhonda Spivak, reporting from Netanya, Israel, July 7, 2016

Editorial: The PA and Lawfare: Some Thoughts on Abbas's Intention to Sue the Brits for Issuing The Balfour Declaration
by Rhonda Spivak, July 29, 2016

FINJAN RETURNS: UPCOMING WSO CONCERT ON NOV 26 TO FEATURE INFECTIOUS KLEZMER MUSIC AND ROBINOVITCH'S KLEZMER SUITE
by Rhonda Spivak, November 13, 2016

MAX ROYTENBERG: THE YOGA LIFE
by Max Roytenberg, October 27, 2016

Isi Leibler :Strength and unity will overcome our adversaries
by Isi Leibler, October 22, 2016

RICHARD CRAVATTS; PERVERTING COLLEGE COURSEWORK TO CONFORM TO ANTI-ISRAEL IDEOLOGY
By Richard L. Cravatts, PhD , posted October 27, 2016

Cantor Aníbal Mass to begin Rabbinic Training
Oct 6, 2016

Co-Founder of Journey Institute Delivers Inspiring Speech About Empowering People to Volunteer at NCJWC Triennial Convention
by Rhonda Spivak , October 6, 2016

MAX ROYTENBERG: CANCER MAKES ME ANGRY
by Max Roytenberg, posted October 6, 2016

From the Guardian: High Hitler: How Nazi Drug Abuse Steered The Course of History
October 6, 2016

BEN-GURION UNIVERSITY OF THE NEGEV AND ST BONIFACE HOSPITAL LAUNCH OFFICIAL PARTNERSHIP AND RESEARCH COLLABORATION
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 26, 2016

Terror victims: When will U.S. stand with us? ( US Appeals Court overturns $655 Million judgement against the PA and PLO by Families of Victims of Terror)
by Stephen M. Flatow Oct 6, 2016

CJA KICKS OFF ITS CAMPAIGN WITH VERY SUCCESSFUL SUPERSUNDAY TELETHON AND SUPERFUNDAY

Campaign goal is $5.8 million
by Rhonda Spivak October 5, 2016

A Journey From Sickness to Health: Letter from Matthew Boroditsky: A Giving Wish
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 20, 2016

INNOVATIVE BOYS TOWN JERUSALEM TEACHER SHARES A LOT IN COMMON WITH HIS STUDENTS
Sept 13, 2016

Jewish Federation: a message from our CEO and President
Sept 1, 2016

Former Winnipegger: Emily Rose: So…Do You Have a Boyfriend Over There?
by Emily Rose, posted here Sept 20, 2016

Reflections on the passing of Rabbi She’ar-Yashuv Cohen: Arik Sharon Told Him That US DEMANDED That Israel Disengage From Gaza Unilaterally
by David Bedein, posted here Sept 20, 2016

The Story of How Jewish Virtuoso Joshua Bell Bought the Violin of Legendary Huberman, Hero who Saved Lives of Europe's Premier Jewish Musicians from Nazis By Forming the Palestine Orchestra
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 5, 2016

Congregation Shaarey Zedek is pleased to announce the addition of two senior staff to its current complement
Aug 28, 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

Editor's Review of Bernstein's Soups
by Rhonda Spivak, February 10, 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

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

Report from Jordan: My Conversation with Hammad Is the Sea of Galilee in Israel or Palestine ?
by Rhonda Spivak, March 14, 2016

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

The Holocaust's Foremost Unsung Hero : He saved 70,000-100,000 with the Glass House Operation
posted Aug 28, 2015

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

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 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

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

Richard Cravatts: The Potential Lethality of UNESCO’s Vote on the Temple Mount &Western Wall

More than a moral outrage, the UN’s vote opens the door to continued terrorism against Israel
by Richard L. Cravatts, PhD, posted October 23, 2016

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.


    Next Generation
Ready For The Summer Of Your Life? Jewish teen athletes encouraged to apply for 2016 JCC Maccabi Games
January 26, 2016

    Arts/Op-Eds
Jane Enkin Reviews WJT'S Another Way Home-Playing Until Nov 6
by Jane Enkin posted Nov 2, 2016

    Torah/Announcements
    Obituary/In Memoriam
LISTING OF FUNERALS
updated Nov 28, 2016

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IN LOVING MEMORY OF SIDNEY AND RITA SARBIT
posted Nov 6, 2016

In Memoriam - ISRAEL ASPER
October 7, 2016

In loving memory of Irving Bricker
Sept 26, 2016
In loving memory of Irving Bricker
Who passed away September 26, 1984
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