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THE STORY OF THE MELFORT SASKATCHEWAN TORAH SCROLL AND ITS JOURNEY INITIATED BY DAVID VICKAR

by Rhonda Spivak, July 4,2024



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AS JEWISH FOUNDATION MARKS ITS 60TH ANNIVERSARY, WOMEN'S ENDOWMENT FUND MARKS ITS 30TH ANNIVERSARY-OVER 1 MILLION DISTRIBUTED SINCE INCEPTION OF WEF

by Rhonda Spivak, June 7 ,2024



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DAVID MATAS'S SUBMISSION TO THE HOUSE OF COMMON'S STANDING COMMITTEE ON JUSTICE AND HUMAN RIGHTS RE: ISLAMOPHOBIA AMD ANTI-PALESTINIAN RACISM

by David Matas, posted here June 19,2024



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KEY POINTS FROM DR. MIRIAM ELMAN’S SHINDLEMAN LECTURE FOR CISA ON THE EXTENSIVE CHALLENGES FACING JEWS ON CAMPUS

by Rhonda Spivak, June 7, 2024



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JNF NEGEV DINNER HONOURING MOE LEVY RAISES LARGEST AMOUNT EVER

by Rhonda Spivak, June 24,2024



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LETTER BY DAVID MATAS TO STANDING COMMITTEE ON JUSTICE AND HUMAN RIGHTS, HOUSE OF COMMONS RE: U OF M MEDICAL COLLEGE CONVOCATION

LETTER WRITTEN BY DAVID MATAS, AND SUPPORTED BY WINNIPEG FRIENDS OF ISRAEL AND ALSO SUPPORTED BY ISRAELI CANADIAN COUNCIL AND MANITOBA ISRAELI COALITION

by David Matas, posted here June 19,2024



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    Local News
Harriet Berkal: EEMA ( MOTHER in Hebrew)
by Harriet Berkal, June 10, 2024

UM AVOIDS TAKING CLEAR POSITIONS RE: PALESTINIAN ENCAMPMENT–THE QUESTIONS IT DOES NOT WANT TO ANSWER

UW Encampment has ended
by Rhonda Spivak, July 7, 2024

Harriet Berkal: The Bomb Scare at Shaarey Zedek Synagogue and The Current Wave of Antisemitism
by Harriet Berkal, June 18, 2024

Gray Academy 2024 Graduate Noga Shalev in the Jerusalem Post: Canada is no longer the safe haven it promised to Jews
by Noga Shalev, June 5, 2024

RealCare: Offering Quality Homecare for 29 years
June 6, 2024

GERALD NISNICK COMMENTS TO WINNIPEG JEWISH REVIEW ON GEM NEWMAN'S MISGUIDED VALEDICTORY SPEECH
by Rhonda Spivak, June 6, 2024

U of W Admits Ongoing Pro-Palestinian Encampment is Illegal and there have been No Negotiations with the Encampers
by Rhonda Spivak, June 4, updated June 10, 2024

Editorial: How To Deal With The Demands of Students for Justice in Palestine and the Encampment on U of M
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A.(with distinction), L.LB, June 1, 2024

Ron East Screens Video of Oct 7 Attacks outside of Pro-Palestinian Encampment at U of W
by Rhonda Spivak, May 24,2024

Rafael Medoff: 100th Anniversary: The U.S. Immigration Law That Doomed Europe's Jews
by Rafael Medoff, posted here May 29,2024

The Goldman Case is an Absorbing Courtroom Docudrama-June 10, 7 p.m.- at Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival
by Rhonda Spivak, Jane Enkin, May 28,2024

Jane Enkin Reviews Fascinating Film by Howard Rypp,'Gimpel the Fool Returns to Poland'- Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival 2024 June 14, 4:30
by Jane Enkin, May 27,2024

Jane Enkin Reviews Excellent Film 'All about the Levkoviches'- Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival 2024 June 7 5:30
by Jane Enkin May 27,2024

Jane Enkin Reviews Laid to Rest: Buried Stories of the Jewish Sex Trade - Winnipeg Jewish Film Festival 2024 June 6 2pm
by Jane Enkin, May 27,2024

Editorial: Benarroch Comments On Dr. Gem Newman's anti-Israel Tirade and Significant Questions That Arise

Newman's Social Media accounts show animus-Matthew Bzura Incoming PARIM President Lodges Formal Complaint, as do atleast two others
by Rhonda Spivak, May 26,2024

Technion Canada holds successful Inaugural Program in Winnipeg on AI and the Future
by Rhonda Spivak, May 7,2024

Mazel Tov to Moe Levy, 2024 JNF Negev Dinner Honouree

Mayam Bialik is speaking at the Negev
by Rhonda Spivak, May 20,2024

EDITORIAL: U OF M OUGHT TO REJECT UNREASONABLE DEMANDS OF PRO- PALESTINIAN ENCAMPMENT WHICH TARGETS EXCHANGE PROGRAMS WITH HEBREW U AND ISRAELI INSTITUTIONS

The demands severely infringe on academic freedom, institutional neutrality,and unreasonably call to cancel the class on Arab-Israel conflict given by Prof Tami Jacoby.
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A. (with Distinction), L.LB, May 8,2024

David Greenberg: Reminiscing with Curling Champions Terry Braunstein, Bob Robinson and Hersh Lerner
by David Greenberg, May 5, 2024

Naomi Levine: Balancing Free Speech and Hate Speech
posted here May 7,2024

Thomas Friedman vs Eight Israeli Prime Ministers
by Rafael Medoff, posted here May 1,2024

JEWISH FOUNDATION OF MANITOBA ANNOUNCES MATCHING INITIATIVE UP TO 1 MILLION
by Rhonda Spivak, May 1,2024

Bryan Schwartz: It’s About Time: 104 dimensions of time during Passover: Integrating our past, present, and future

Integrating our past, present, and future – and wondering about a Creator who transcends time itself.
by Bryan Schwartz, April 22,2024

Exclusive Interview: Former Iranian Journalist Living in MB: We Condemn the Iranian Islamic Regime’s Attacks on Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, April 16,2024

Lori Binder, Head of Gray Academy of Jewish Education Shares her Experience Being in Israel at this Critical Time-Listen to her Interview in Hebrew on Israeli Radio
by Lori Binder, April 16,2024

UMSU Board Does Not Proceed with Anti-Palestinian Racism (Nakba Denial) Motion-Five Complaints Against UMSU Filed by Jewish/Zionist Students with Human Rights Commission
by Rhonda Spivak, April 16, 2024

Charles Adler: Two Wrongs, No Rights
by Charles Adler, posted here April 14,2024

Editor's Report: In the Aftermath of Iran's Attack on Israel, Looking Back at Iran's Once Close Ties with Israel, When Moshe Dayan Visited the Shah of Iran
by Rhonda Spivak, May 1, 2024

Itay Zutra, U of M lecturer in Judaic Studies Tried to Have Jewish Heritage Centre Cancel its Speaker Fegelman of Honest Reporting
by Rhonda Spivak, April 10, 2024

Post-10/7 Survey: 85% of Israelis Abroad See Defending Israel As Their Role-Majority of Israelis Abroad are Secular

69% Report Antisemitism Surge in their Home Country since the Start of the War
posted April 9,2024

The Vaad Ha’Ir of Winnipeg is looking to hire a full time night Mashgiach to work at Bothwell Cheese.
April 5,2024

From the CJN: Canadian Families who Lost Loved Ones on Oct 7 Join CIJA's Court Challenge to Canada's Decision to Resume Funding to UNWRA
posted here April 7,2024

From the CBC: Poilievre wades into Middle East conflict during speech to Montreal-area synagogue
posted here, April 7, 2024

Alan Dershowitz in Globes: If I Were 25, I'd be In Gaza with a Gun-Israel Must Prepare for the Day when it no longer has US support
Posted here, April 7, 2024

The Unmentionable Jew, Then and Now
posteed here April 7, 2024

Irwin Cotler in the National Post: Canada Needs to Fundamentally rethink its Approach to the Israel-Palestine Conflict
posted here April 7, 2024

Letter to the Editor by Phil Spevack RE: Canada Pledges Help for Palestinian Sex-Crimes victims
March 20, 2024

Rabbi Yosef Benarroch’s at Limmud: “The October 8th Jew: ‘All Israel are Responsible One for Another’
by Penny Jones Square, posted here March 20, 2024

Pro-Palestinian Event at CMHR Includes Going After Israel's Right to Exist
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A. (with distinction), L.LB,April 14, 2024

Editorial: A Clear No to an Unreasonable 'Nakba Denial' Motion Before UMSU
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A. (with distinction), L.LB

Harriet Berkal: 2 hours-Til Closing
by Harriet Berkal, April 1,2024

EDITORIAL: PROPOSED UMSU “NAKBA” MOTION THREATENS FREE EXPRESSION, SAFETY OF ZIONISTS/JEWS ON CAMPUS, VIOLATES UM'S POLICIES
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A., LL.B, March 26, 2024

Bryan Schwartz on how the Purim story is much too relevant today
by Bryan Schwartz , March 24,2024

Letter to the Editor from Simone Cohen Scott: Re: Israelis Living near Gaza
March 13,2024

Shye Klein at the Asper Campus Gives Powerful First Hand Account of the Hamas Massacre at the Nova Music Festival on Oct 7
by Rhonda Spivak, March 12, 2024

MP Ben Carr: The Middle East and the Erosion of our Public Discourse
By Ben Carr, March 13,2024

Palestinian Bassem Eid: Vast Majority of Palestinian Refugees and their Descendants would Take Citizenship in Middle Eastern Countries and Compensation In Lieu of Right of Return
by Rhonda Spivak, March 8, 2024

Why Israel is Not a Colonialist State-Short Explanation
by Bnai Brith international, posted here March 8,2024

Letter by Deborah Schnitzer, Prof Emeritus in The Manitoban Re: Feminism and genocide: a reflection on 'Hear our Voices' responding to Faculty for Palestine
by Deborah Schnitzer, March 5, 2024

Op-Ed by Dr. Ruth Ashrafi of Bnai Brith Canada's Op-Ed in the WInnipeg Free Press: Universities Antisemitsm Response Weak

The following piece was published in the Winniepg Free Press on Feb 17, 2024 and is being reprinted with permission
posted here March 7, 2024

U of M Pays for Free Lunch for Protesters to go to A Pro-Palestinian Rally at City Hall
by Rhonda Spivak, March 13, 2024

OP-Ed: Did Jews Provoke The Holocaust ?
by Rafael Medoff, March 5, 2024

WE NEED YOUR HELP! JOIN OUR WEEKLY RALLIES IN SUPPORT OF THE ISRAELI HOSTAGES HELD BY HAMAS
March 5, 2023

Statement by Bridges for Peace which was a sponsor of Bassem Eid’s talk at U of M
posted March 1,2024

Editorial: Students Supporting Israel Ought to be Re-Instated by UMSU following its Suspension after talk by Palestinian Bassem Eid
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A. with Distinction, L.L.B., March 4, 2024

Mazel Tov to Congregation Etz Chayim on Moving to their new Spiritual Home at 1155 Wilkes-Campaign Goal of $3.8 million more than half way met
by Rhonda Spivak, April 1, 2024

Read Rhonda Spivak's letter in The Manitoban taking U of M Prof Ben Baader to task-Re Jewish conspiracy? Words from Nursing Student's Appeal Hearing
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 28,2024

GAIL ASPER'S LETTER TO THE WINNIPEG FREE PRESS RE: JEN ZORATTI THAT THE WINNIPEG FREE PRESS DID NOT PUBLISH
by Gail Asper, published here on Feb 27, 2024

U of W History Prof Ross McCormack: 'Palestine and Genocide' Event by U of W Profs in Nov 2023 brought the University into Disrepute -Read the letter the Uniter did not publish
by Ross McCormack, Feb 23, 2024

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY ON THE OCTOBER 7 HAMAS MASSACRE
by Dr Catherine Chatterley, Feb 21, 2024

Editor's Report: John Longhurst, Faith Reporter for WFP Likes Zoratti's Anti-Israel Column: Building or Burning Bridges ?
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 5, 2024

Lawrence Pinsky K.C. : OP-ED: Holocaust Remembrance and October 7: How Do You Fix a Problem Like Zoratti ?
by Lawrence Pinsky K. C., Lawyer and Former Human Rights Adjudcator, February 3, 2024

Jessica Cogan: Op-Ed: Jen Zoratti proves that Intersectional Feminism died on October 7th.
by Jessica Cogan, posted here Feb 2, 2024

Boaz Shron, Grandson of Israel and Maylene Ludwig: Some Humourous Moments of Speaking Hebrew in the Holyland
by Boaz Shron, February 2, 2024

Chris Melnick: Steven Osborne lets Hamas off the hook
by Chris Melnick, March 12, 2024

MP Ben Carr: My Hope is That Netanyahu will be Gone Sooner Than Later
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 1, 2024

Honest Reporting Takes Aim at U of M Assoc. Prof Jonah Corne for writing in The Manitoban that Hamas Oct 7 attacks are due to "Colonial Occupation"
posted here Feb 1, 2024

Editor's Report: What are the Practical Effects of the ICJ Ruling?
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 27, 2024

David Bedein: UNRWA’s Dark Reality: Disturbing Footage Unveils Shocking Summer Camp Simulations
by David Bedein, Feb 1, 2024

Gustavo Zentner is the new Vice President of CIJA (MB and SASK) to Fight Back Against the Growing Rise of Antisemitism
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 1, 2024

Did The Faculty4Palestine Event Violate The Academic Freedom of Jewish/Zionist Students and U of M’s Policies? Only Questions in Support of Palestine Allowed. U of M Responds
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 1, 2024

Bernie Sanders Abandons the Jews. Again.
by Rafael Medoff, poted here January 28, 2024

Australia is DeNazifying, Why Can’t Gaza?
by Rafael Medoff, posted here Jan 28, 2023

JCFS Puts On Powerful Program About Hamas's Sexual Violence -Heather Wells of CBC Ought to Apologize for Referring to Hamas's Sexual Offences as Alleged Offences
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2024

Editor's Report: Hezbollah, Kibbutz Menara and Yitzhak Rabin's Sister
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2024

U of M Prof Bryan Schwartz : The Exclusion of Jews from Higher Learning-Jews now considered to be White, Privileged, Less Desirable Applicants
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2024

University of Haifa is Raising Money for a New Medical School to specialize in Physical and Mental Rehabilitation Due to Many Injured/Traumatized Israelis Due to War
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2024

Cindy Bass: A History Lesson Re: 'Palestine'
by Cindy Bass, Janaury 8, 2024

In Memory of Ben Hechter, The Ben Hechter BENevolent Fund is created to aid Children at Gray Academy with Sick or Dying Parents-Goal is to raise $10,000
Dec 28, 2023

From Clutter To Clarity: Maximizing Space With Storage Sheds & Junk Removal
Jan 2, 2023

Winnipeg's Modern Home Renos & Backyard Trends
Jan 2, 2023

U of M Faculty Association motion calling for Ceasefire in Israel-Palestine and lifting blockade of Gaza is Defeated-Would infringe Academic Freedom of those on the other side

The Faculty Association has never spoken out about other conflicts in the world
by Rhonda Spivak Dec 4, 2023

David Matas: Barring and removing members of Hamas from Canada
by Daivd Matas, Dec 31, 2023

From the National Post: McMaster University sued for $77 million over alleged antisemitic incidents on campus
Jan 5, 2024

Editorial: Can Israel win its war against Hamas rule in Gaza?
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 8, 2024

Five Liberal MPs,including Ben Carr write letter to Canadian university presidents asking whether a call for genocide against the Jewish people, or the elimination of the State of Israel, violates your university’s code of conduct?
Dec 14, 2023

Take That, Thomas Friedman!
Dr Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 22, 2023

Resigning in Protest--A New Jewish Tradition

Rabbi David Wolpe resigns form Harvard University’s advisory committee on antisemitism
Dr Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 7, 2023

Book Review: Marty Glickman: The Life of American Jewish Sports Legend---So It Was Antisemitism afterall
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 22, 2023

Prof Bryan Schwartz: Jewish Donors ought to invest in Jewish continuity specifically- for their sake of their own children and grandchildren
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 1, 2024

Belle Jarniewski, Executive Director Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada: Imagining the Post-October 7 Jewish Worldview
by Belle Jarniewski, posted here Dec 22, 2023

Harriet Berkal: Pinpoint
by Harriet Berkal Dec 21, 2023

Jessica Cogan: Open Letter to the Friends of the Canadian Museum for Human Rights: Re- Palestinian Exhibit
by Jessica Cogan, posted here Dec 4, 2023

The 'Palestine and Genocide' Teach in and Roundtable by U of W Profs- Was the Academic Freedom and Dignity of Those Who Disagreed Violated?
by Rhonda Spivak, B.A., L.L.B, Dec 2, 2023

Dr. Haskel Greenfield Indigeneity, Imperialism, and Colonialism – a Jewish Perspective

More in depth version of speech given on November 23, 2023 at the Antisemitism in the wake of 10/7 on-line conference
By Haskel J. Greenfield, Dec 1, 2023

Danita Dubinsky Aziza: ArmChair Quarterbacks
by Danita Dubinsky Aziza, Dec 4, 2023

MP Marty Morantz: First Hand Report from Israel as Part of Canadian Delegation: I Bear Witness
by MP Marty Morantz, posted here Dec 12, 2023

Myles Shane: My Uncle Leonard
by Myles Shane Nov 20, 2023

MP Ben Carr: Why Israel Matters To Jews
by Ben Carr, psoted here Dec 2, 2023

From the CJN: Congregation Eytz Chayim Says a Bittersweet Farewell to their Old Building as They Prepare to Move
posted here Dec 2, 2023

Henry Kopel: To Win the Gaza Peace, Destroy Hamas and Keep Out UNRWA and the PA
by Henry Kopel, written Nov 19,2023 posted here Dec 2, 2013

GAZA LABOURER'S TROUBLING ROLE IN THE OCT 7 POGROM
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 2, 2023

Harriet Berkal: Woke/Broke
by Harriet Berkal Nov 15, 2023

An Extremist Pamphlet that Reinforces the Actions of Hamas is distributed at U of M on Global Day of Islamic Jihad – President Michael Benarroch Responds
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 27, 2023

Chris Melnick: Mourning a beautiful soul: Vivian Silver
Nov 15, 2023

Myles Shane Interviews former Winnipeger Rabbi Gavriel Lakser
by Myles Shane, posted here Nov 13,2023

From the UK's Daily Mail: Top Hamas military commander claims Oct 7 attacks were never meant to target Israeli civilians as he breaks ranks to criticise terror group's leaders 'who changed the plan last-minute' in extraordinary intervention
posted here Nov 13, 2023

When Universities Twin With Terror
by Dr Rafael Medoff, posted here nov 13, 2023

Alvin H Rosenfeld, Director of Indiana University's Institute for the Study of Contemporary Antisemitism: The Palestinian Problem is a Religious Problem

A look at Hamas's charter reveals the religious roots of its hatred
by Alvin H Rosenfeld, posted here Nov 13, 2023

Maylene and Israel Ludwig's Grandson Boaz Shron's First Hand Report: Returning from Israel Via Abu Dhabi
by Boaz Shron, Nov 9, 2023

[Editor's note: Boaz Shron is an 18-year-old gap-year student who was studying at the Shalom Hartman

Institute in Jerusalem, when war broke out after Hamas's massaccres on the Israel citizens of the

South. Born in Toronto to Sidura Ludwig and Jason Shron, Boaz plans to attend McGill University next fall

to study Political Science. Sidura Ludwig is the daughter of  Maylene and Israel Ludwig]

 


Israeli Community of Wpg Puts On Display of Empty Chairs at Memorial Park to Call Attention to 240 Hostages in Gaza
Nov 13, 2023

MP Ben Carr: Choose Respect
posted here Nov 13, 2023

Editor's Report: Reflections on My Visits to Gaza-What will the future hold?
by Rhonda Spivak, November 14, 2023, updated Jan 4, 2024

Harriet Berkal: Would You Hide Me?
by Harriet Berkal, November 6, 2023

Orly Dreman, married to former Winnipegger Solly Dreman, writing from Israel: Unity and Hope
Orly Dreman , Nov 5, 2023

Jack London: Why Don't the Palestinians of Gaza Rid Themselves of Hamas?
by Jack London, posted here Nov 3, 2023

From the Jerusalem Post: Americans support Israel, but young adults more likely to support Hamas - poll

Among respondents aged 18-24 years old, over one-fourth say that the long-term solution to the conflict is for Israel to be erased and given to Hamas and the Palestinians
October 24, 2023

From the National Post: Lawyers condemn antisemitic letter from Toronto law students in support of Hamas
Oct 25,2023

Song written about Moe Levy at the 40th Anniversary of the Asper Foundation event held Oct 19 at the CMHR
October 27, 2023

MP BEN CARR : A CALL FOR BALANCE
by MP Ben Carr, Oct 24, 2023

Complete Speech Delivered by MP Marty Morantz at Israel rally at Asper Campus Oct 10, 2023
by Marty Morantz, October 19, 2023

Interview with Anita Wortzman on the 40th Anniversary of the Asper Foundation
by Rhonda Spivak, October 1, 2023

Editor's Report: After Oct 7, the Israeli public could move more to the Right
by Rhonda Spivak, October 26, 2023

Editor’s Report: A Smashed Cell Phone and a True Conversation-Israel at War
by Rhonda Spivak, October 27, 2023, updated Nov 2, 2023

Danita Dubinsky Aziza : We are Not There; We are Not Here
by Danita Dubinsky Aziza, October 24, 2023

From CBC: Israel Flag Stomped on, police say, as pro-Israel and pro-Palestinian groups clash in Winnipeg
Oct 23, 2023

MOE LEVY RECEIVES 2023 DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI AWARD FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT FROM U OF M

He begins as Director of Idea Start, a new initiative promoting innovation and entrepreneurship at the U of M.
by Rhonda Spivak, October 20, 2023

Maylene and Israel Ludwig's grandson Boaz Shron's First Hand Report from Israel: Hamas cautious about targeting Jerusalem because of holy sites and Arab population
by Boaz Shron, October 19, 2023

David Bedein from Israel: Palestinian Authority is Paying the Families of Hamas 'Martyr' who Died Since October 7, 2023
David Bedein, October 21, 2023

Jordana Kroft : A Plea to the Armchair Warriors from Your Heartbroken Jewish Friends
by Jordana Kroft, October 21, 2023

Reflections on the pro- Israel rally at the Asper Campus-Israeli teens visiting Gray Academy return to Israel but their town of Kiryat Shmona on border with Lebanon has been evacuated
by Rhonda Spivak, October 20, 2023

Global Imams Council Public Statement Condemning the Recent Hamas Terrorist Attacks
posted Oct 18, 2023

Bridges for Peace Offers Unwavering Support to Israel; Condemns Terrorism
posted Oct 16, 2023

Bryan Schwartz: An Arab Trusteeship Council for Gaza

A Proposal for an Arab Trusteeship Council to Govern Gaza
By Bryan Schwartz, posted here October 30, 2023

Editor’s Report: Egypt says Palestinan refugees from Gaza should go to the Negev, not the Sinai-Why I believe that Egypt Warned Israel that Hamas Was Planning Big Attack

Scotland has announced it will accept Palestinian refugees from Gaza
October 19, 2023

Harriet Berkal: Tripping
posted Oct 23, 2023

From the Winnipeg Free Press: After Escape out of Israel Winnipeg Jewish Theatre Boss Decries Community's Silence
posted here October 12, 2023

Rabbi Yosef Benarroch from Efrat: I Just Returned from the funeral of Roi Chaim Veizer killed in action in Gaza
by Rabbi Josef Benarroch, October 11, 2023

Harriet Berkal: The Kink in the Link
by Harriet Berkal, Oct 11, 2023

Realtor David Thompson: Market Value, Appraised Value, and City Assessed Value
by David Thompson, October 11, 2023

First Hand Report from Former Winnipegger Reesa Cohen Stone from Be'er Sheba: A Nation of Heroes
by Reesa Cohen Stone, Oct 8, 2023

[Editor's note: This is a longer piece but a very good one-stick with it to the end]


First Hand Report from Former Winnipegger Galya Lazar: Worries That Not all of her Classmates at Sapir College in Sderot with be There when Classes Finally Resume
by Galya Lazar, October 10 , 2023

Former Winnipegger Vivian Silver, believed to Have been Kidnapped in Gaza by Hamas Has been Declared Dead-Her Kibbutz Be'eri Overun by Terrorists
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 12, 2023

Michael Lazar: My Country-Right or Wrong
by Michael Lazar, Octboer 18, 2023

David Matas: Nazi war crimes prosecution in Canada
by David Matas, October 21. 2023

From Babka Buns to Pizza: Friend Bakery and Pizzerria, owned by Max Palay and Drew McGillawee, Located in South Osborne Has Delicious Offerings
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 9, 2023

Gray Academy of Jewish Education Welcomes Heather Micflikier as New Elementary Principal
posted Aug 1, 2023

Elaine Goldstine's Baked Gefilte Fish Recipe
by Elaine Goldstine, Sept 9, 2023

Full Interview with Dr. Rena Secter Elbaze, Named New Executive Director of Congregation Shaarey Zedek — Has Long History with the Synagogue
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 1, 2023

THE YOM KIPPUR SERMON STEPHEN WISE DIDN’T GIVE
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, postee here Sept 9, 2023, originally written in Aug 2021

Reesa Cohen Stone from Israel: On Creamsicles, Blue Lips and Jokes
by Reesa Cohen Stone, posted here Sept 1, 2023

David Bedein: The 30th Anniversary of Oslo: Examining the Short Lived Oslo Peace Process and Overlooked Facts
by David Bedein, posted here Sept 9, 2023

Former Winnipeger Ariel Karabelnicoff is the National Executive Director of Canadian Friends of Haifa University- an academic leader in National Security Studies, the Environment and the Sea, Education, Health and Welfare, Social Work and Nursing


by Rhonda Spivak, September 7, 2023

From the CJN: Rady JCC Encouraged the Citys Pro Sports Teams to Launch Anti Hate Campaigns at their Games This Summer
posted here Aug 15, 2023

David Greaves, Executive Director of JNF Manitoba/Saskatchewan: Hasbarama in the Peg
David Greaves, posted here Sept 1, 2023

HARRIET BERKAL: UBER FOR LOUIS BERKAL?
Harriet Berkal, Aug 22, 2023

Netflix's Painkiller about the Sackler family and the opiod crisis. Is it good for the Jews?
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 18, 2023

Ben-Guron University Canada Sells Out a Pre-screening of the Film Golda, starring Helen Mirren Focusing on Golda’s Controversial Handling of 1973 War
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 22, 2023

David Matas: Reasonableness: Israeli judicial reform
by David Matas , August 1, 2023

Birth Announcement: Zev Michael Chaim Lazar
posted July 24,2023

From the CJN: Winnipeg's JCC Encouraged the City's Pro Sports Teams to Launch anti-hate campaigns at their games this summer
Aug 15, 2023

Editorial: Jeff Lieberman: An Inspired Choice
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 16 ,2023

From the Jerusalem Post: Is Barbie Jewish? The complex Jewish history of the doll, explained
posted here July 23,2023

From the CJN: One year later: Beth Tzedec and other synagogues are examining if ending membership dues for people under 40 makes a difference
posted here July 23, 2023

Michael Eskin To Be Inducted into the Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame
July 5, 2023

Mazel Tov to Gray Academy on its 25th Anniversary: School raises over $100,000 to mark its 25 years.
by Rhonda Spivak, July 11, 2023

Judaic Studies Courses at the University of Manitoba Fall 2023 and Winter 2024
posted here June 20, 2023

“SPORTSWASHING” ATROCITIES, FROM HITLER TO THE SAUDIS
by Rafael Medoff, posted here June 20, 2023

WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR LAKE IS NAMED AFTER AN ANTISEMITE
by Rafael Medoff, posted here June 20, 2023

RAISING CHILDREN TO KILL—THEN AND NOW
by Rafael Medoff ,posted Sept 1, 2023

Harriet Berkal: The Dysfunctional Family
Harriet Berkal, June 4, 2023

APOLOGISTS FOR CHINESE GENOCIDE
by Rafael Medoff, posted here Sept 1, 2023

Temple Shalom announces the retirement of Rabbi Allan Finkel
posted May 28, 2023

Calgary Jewish Academy Announces Joyce Kerr As New Head of School
posted here May 28, 2023

Biden Challenges FDR on the Bombing of Auschwitz
by Rafael Medoff, posted here May 28, 2023

JNF'S SOLD OUT NEGEV DINNER ATTENDED BY 950 PEOPLE-A GREAT SUCCESS-HARPER IS FEATURED GUEST SPEAKER
by Rhonda Spivak, May 29, 2023

SHATTERING ANOTHER EXCUSE  FOR FDR’S HOLOCAUST APATHY
by Rafael Medoff posted here May 9, 2023

An international education exchange between The Red River Métis and Ben Gurion University in Israel-Vickar Automotive to contribute to the partnership
posted here May 3,2023

Elaine Goldstine, the 2023 JNF Negev Dinner Honouree, Looks Back at her 30 year plus Career in the Jewish Community
by Rhonda Spivak, April 18, 2023

Editorial: Israel’s Enemies Feel Emboldened Since They Sense Internal Weakness
by Rhonda Spivak, April 23, 2024

From the National Post: Canadians Ambivalent about Israel on the Eve of Nation's 75th Anniversary
posted here April 23, 2023

From the National Post: In Israel We are Witnessing the Post Zionist Left Trying to Unravel the Jewish State
posted here April 18, 2023

Congregation Etz Chayim Has Conditionally Sold 123 Matheson Avenue, the current home of Congregation Etz Chayim
by Avrom Charach, President of Congregation Etz Chayim, May 1, 2023

From JTA: How one of North America's Largest Conservative Congregation Added 900 New Members in 8 Month's
posted here April 24, 2023

HARRIET BERKAL: A CHANGE OF SCENERY
by Harriet Berkal May 15, 2023

Bryan Schwartz in the Times of Israel: The Constitutional Crisis: What “Broad Agreement” Means – and How to Reach It
by Bryan Schwartz April 12, 2023

Chris Melnick: Reads & Watches
May 28, 2023

From the Jerusalem Post: On the brink of a rift in the nation: Rabbi Pinto calls for the strengthening of Torah study
March 29, 2023

Shaarey Zedek Capital Campaign Update // Message from Neil Duboff, President // Mar 23, 2023

(This message below was sent out to members of Shaarey Zedek Synagogue )
posted here March 29,2023

Editor's Thoughts on the Halting of the Judicial Reforms in Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, March 31, 2023

Congregation Etz Chayim's first USY program attracts 44 preteens from Grades 5-7
by Rhonda Spivak, March 28, 2023

Gallop Poll indicates U.S. Democrats Sympathize More with Palestinians than Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, March 28, 2023

Bryan Schwartz: The PM’s Speech: Promising, But “Two Plus One” Makes Less Than Zero
posted here March 28, 2023

BERMUDA AND THE ABANDONMENT OF THE JEWS
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, posted here April 23, 2023

Gray Academy honours Grade 12 student Ben Ben Chimol, who tragically passed away from cancer, with a fund in his memory at the Jewish Foundation
by Rhonda Spivak, March 23, 2023 with material provided by Gray Academy

From CBC: Winnipeg Sprinter Lightning Lou [Billinkoff] Dies
March 24, 2023

Harriet Berkal: What to do when your number is up?
March 28, 2023

Centre for Israel and Jewish Affairs warns of legal action against two progressive Canadian groups: JSpace and New Israel Fund
March 23, 2023

A trip to Zichron Ya’akov-Israel’s Tuscany
by Rhonda Spivak

Reyes: Manitoba a Leader in Welcoming New Canadians, Addressing Labour Market Needs with Immigration
by Minister Jon Reyes, April 24, 2022

Review of Noa Tishby 's Book “ISRAEL: A Simple Guide to the Most Misunderstood Country on Earth.”
by Simone Cohen Scott, March 13, 2023

Is Ron DeSantis Channeling Neville Chamberlain?
by Rafael Medoff, posted here April 23, 2023

Bryan Schwartz in the Times of Israel: Bezalel Smotrich's Apology Can be A Turning Point
by Bryan Schwartz, posted here March 12,2023

Chris Melnick: Reads & Watches
by Chris Melnick, April 2023

ANOTHER STELLAR AWARD YEAR FOR PROFESSOR MICHAEL ESKIN
February 26, 2023

U of W Collegiate Disbands Junior Boy's Varsity Basketball Team following game with Gray Academy Raiders at Asper Campus Gym
by Rhonda Spivak, February 22, 2023

Message from Rabbi Emeritus of Congregation Shaarey Zedek Rabbi Alan Green
by Rabbi Alan Green, posted here Feb 26, 2023

Significantly Fewer Slots available for Canadian Students to go on Birthright Trips to Israel as Adelson Funding Plummets and Inflation Increases
by Rhonda Spivak, March 5, 2023

WHY THAT OHIO TOWN IS NAMED “EAST PALESTINE”
by Rafael Medoff, February 20, 2023

Editor's Report: A Slice of Beach Life in Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, February 14,2023

Editor’s Report: Chaos at the Israeli Post Office in Ramat Poleg,Netanya
by Rhonda Spivak, February 19, 2023

Ben-Gurion University to honor Dr. Chelsea Clinton for her Efforts to Promote Global Public Health
posted Feb 3, 2023

Daycare to be included in renovated Shaarey Zedek
by Jonathan Kroft, January 26, 2023

Mar-A-Lago is Not on the Way to Auschwitz
by Rafael Medoff, posted here Feb 1, 2023

Chris Melnick: Reads & Watches
By Chris Melnick, March 1, 2023

Ben Gurion University to derive 20% of its energy needs from solar energy
posted January 10, 2022

A HARVARD PRESIDENT’S POGROM WARNING
by Dr. Rafael Medoff , posted here January 8, 2023

“LEOPOLDSTADT” AND THE BOMBING OF AUSCHWITZ
by Rafael Medoff, Dec 25, 2022

Why do Palestinians Receive More Financial Aid Per Capita Than Others ?
by Rhonda Spivak, January 2, 2023

The Asper Foundation Is Pleased to Announce the Appointment of Anita Wortzman as President
posted here Dec 23, 2022

Ben Carr's Eulogy for his Father The Honourable Jim Carr delivered at his memorial service on Dec 17, 2022
by Ben Carr, posted here December 19, 2022

Who Killed Winnipeg's Sarah Fainstein ? Journalist Wayne Hoffman gives Fascinating Talk about Investigating her murder at Event Put on by Shaarey Zedek
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 29, 2022

Problematic Jordanian Film on Netflix about 1948 War Promotes Palestinian Cause at the Expense of Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, January 8, 2023

What Qatar Learned from Hitler’s Olympics
by Dr Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 23, 2022

LETTER FROM BRADLEY POLLOCK AND ELLERY BRODER RE: APPLYING THE IHRA DEFINITION OF ANTISEMITISM WITHIN OUR COMMUNITY
by Bradley Pollock and Ellery Broder, Dec 7, 2022

The 2022 Rady JCC Annual Report Shows that its Membership is Climbing Back Up As it Comes Out of the Pandemic
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 9, 2022

WHEN ANTISEMITES SUE THE JEWS
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 9, 2022

JCFS SCREENS INSPIRING FILM ABOUT ORCHESTRA FOR PEOPLE LIVING WITH MENTAL ILLNESS
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 9, 2022

A Miracle of Music: The Story of the Hecht Violin of Hope
by Penny Jones Square, Dec 12,2022

Refusing Victimhood: Rabbi Yosef Benarroch and Yolanda Papini Pollock speak at B'nai Brith Canada's Virtual Commemoration of Jewish Refugee Day
by Penny Jones Square, Dec 7, 2022

Winnipeg Jewish Theatre (WJT) announces Dan Petrenko as New Artistic Director
November 26, 2022

JCFS Digital Storytelling Project Has Many Benefits for the Older Adult- JCFS Hopes To Expand It Beyond Seniors
by Rhonda Spivak, November, 2022

Congregation Etz Chayim Paid $4.75 million for new home at 1155 Wilkes; Plan to be up and running with minimal renovations; possible expansion at later date
By Rhonda Spivak, Dec 1, 2022

Truth Against Distortion: Survivors Speak Out Against Hate: Student-Created Documentary Promotes the Responsibility to Remember
by Penny Jones Square, November 21,2021

From the CJN: Manitoba’s new lieutenant-governor Anita Neville explains how she plans to honour her Jewish heritage through a role that will keep her connected with everyone
November 20, 2022

Tarbut 2022: Beautiful Recital of Jewish Music by Lara Haid, with Compositions by Sid Robinovitch and Spirited Performance by Prairie Hearts
by Rhonda Spivak, November 18, 2022

Rami Sherman, the Operations Officer under the Command of Yoni Netanyahu z'l during the famous Raid at Entebbe delivers Mezmerizing Address at Tarbut

Sherman drove the injured Yoni Netanyahu to the Hercules plane and then led the hostages out of the Entebbe airport in Uganda
by Rhonda Spivak, November 15,2022

Delightful author and Playwright Primrose Madayag Knazan was the Featured Author at Rady JCC's Tarbut Festival of Jewish Culture November 14,2022
Jane Enkin, November 15, 2022

Harriet Berkal: The Rebbetzin Wore Pants to Shule on Saturday
by Harriet Berkal Nov 6, 2022

“Moving the Needle of Awareness”: Lisa Wilder’s Journey to Integrate her Jewish and Metis Identities Fosters Understanding and Empathy
by Penny Jones Square, November 7, 2022

Editor’s Report: Something Caught my attention on Israeli Television Re: Election Results
by Rhonda Spivak, November 6, 2022

PLAN A-THE RELATIVELY UNKNOWN PLOT BY A SMALL GROUP OF JEWS TO POISON GERMANY'S WATER SUPPLY IN RESPONSE TO THE HOLOCAUST
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 3, 2022

Speech by Gustavo Zentner, President of Jewish Federation, at Manitoba Legislative Building re: Manitoba Adoption of the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism
Nov 4, 2022

MANITOBA ADOPTS IHRA DEFINITION OF ANTISEMITISM
Jewish Federation press release, October 28, 2022

In Memory of Greg Brodsky, The Lion
by Myles Shane, posted here Nov 1, 2022

Gray Academy Receives Grant of $50,000 from Jewish Foundation To Re-Imagine Hebrew Curriculum
by Rhonda Spivak, October 25, 2022

Israel research university plans to grow plants on the moon
October 21, 2022

Shaarey Zedek Synagogue's Sukkot Program featured screening of the Israeli Film Ushpizin at the Berney Theatre .
by Rhonda Spivak, Oct 18, 2022

Congregation Etz Chayim To Take Possession of their New Building on 1155 Wilkes Avenue by May 31, 2023
message of Avrom Charach, Oct 28, 2022

Rabbi Green's Eulogy for Barry McArton read by Marjorie Blankstein on Sept 28 at the Celebration of Life for Barry McArton Z

The Celebration of Life for Barry McArton took place at the Berney Theatre at the Asper Campus
by Rabbi Alan Green, posted here October 6

Rabbi Bennaroch on the Significance of Brokenness
by Penny Jones Square, November 24, 2022

REMEMBER ME: THE STORY OF A GUARDIAN ANGEL FERN SHAWNA RYKISS , Z'L
by Myles Shane, posted here October 4, 2022

Rabbi Carnie Rose leaving B’nai Amoona, will assume CEO of Cleveland JCC in 2023
BY ELLEN FUTTERMAN , EDITOR-IN-CHIEF,published Sept 29, posted here October 2022

A FILMMAKER’S POST-MORTEM ON KEN BURNS & THE HOLOCAUST
by Martin Ostrow, October 1, 2022

Congregation Etz Chayim Lists its Synagogue and Rosh Pina Housing Co-op for Sale-Condos Could be Built
by Rhonda Spivak, September 19, 2022

From the CJN: A synagogue in Toronto Rethinking the Role of Membership Fees is Part of a Larger Trend
Sept 16,2022

DID AMBER HEARD PAY OR PLEDGE FOR HER YONTIV HOLIDAY SEATS?
Sept 12, 2022

Wolf Blitzer's Father and the Bombing of Auschwitz
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, posted here Sept 7, 2022

Famed Truman Biographer Got it All Wrong on Zionism
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, Sept 1, 2022

Chris Melnick: Reads &Watches
Nov 1,2022

7 Tips For Leading A Happy Life In Old Age
September 1, 2022

Anita Neville named Manitoba's incoming Lieutenant Governor-First Jew to Hold the Post
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 14, 2022

Shaarey Zedek Synagogue update-Capital Campaign // Construction, Budget Update, Canvassing, Planning
Sept 1, 2022

HIRING PROCESS STEPS FOR 2022
Aug 15, 2022

THE HISTORY OF WINNIPEG BEACH-HARRY SILVERBERG USED TO OWN THE PAVILLION AND AMUSEMENT ATTRACTIONS INCLUDING THE ROLLER COASTER IN THE 60'S
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 1, 2022

CISA’s Shindleman Speaker: A Superb Choice
Simone Cohen Scott, July 15, 2022

25th 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, July 12, 2022

HARRIET BERKAL: WHEN PUSH COMES TO SHOVE
Sept 1, 2022

From the Jerusalem Post: Gail Asper-Be a 'Lifter' not A 'Leaner'
June 10, 2022

CFHU presents The Philanthropists, Episode #3: Gail Asper-Watch the Video
June 15, 2022

David Matas: Ukrainians and Palestinians
by David Matas, May 18, 2022

How To Practise Self-Care On A Budget
Sept 1, 2022

Kinoko Tech was named the Hebrew University’s rising startup of 2022 and received the ASPER PRIZE
June 14, 2022

Protect Your Pool Equipment and Furnishing
August 15, 2022

JNF Negev Gala honouring Gail Asper, O.C., O.M., LL.D. and Dr Michael Paterson Was a Splendid Success
by Rhonda Spivak, June 3, 2022

A NEW SPARK FOR LEARNING
June 17, 2022

MANITOBA GOVERNMENT PROVIDING $400,000 TO STRENGTHEN THE VIABILITY AND ACCESSIBILITY OF FOLKLORAMA- ISRAEL PAVILION RETURNS THIS SUMMER
by Rhonda Spivak, June 3,2022

Ara Morris, Principal of Brock Corydon School Says Hebrew Bilingual Program is Thriving-Enrollment is up for Next year
by Rhonda Spivak, May 25, 2022

SARAH SOMMER AND JESSE POPESKI APPOINTED CO-ARTISTIC DIRECTORS OF CHAI FOLK ENSEMBLE

Ensemble Announces New Leadership, Looks forward to Continued Evolution for One of Winnipeg’s Oldest Cultural Performing Groups
press release May 18, 2022

Penny Jones Square: The “Nakba 74” Commemoration at Winnipeg City Hall on May 15
by Penny Jones Square June 3,2022

WHEN CONGRESS EMBRACED ZIONISM—UNANIMOUSLY
by Rafael Medoff , posted here June 12, 2022

David Bedein: Following Uri Savir's death, a perspective on his book about the Oslo Accords: The Process: 1,100 Days That Changed the Middle East
by David Bedein, May 24, 2022

Chris Melnick: Reads & Watches
June 1, 2022

UC Berkeley’s Professor Ashok Gadgil is the inaugural recipient of the Zuckerberg Water Prize
May 1, 2022

Community Members Carol and Neil Duboff Set to be Honoured at 48th Annual Rady JCC Ken Kronson Sports Dinner
April 23,2022

DINA RAIMAN OPENS INTEGRAL ACADEMY BEGINNING SEP 2022, NEW PRIVATE FULL TIME SCHOOL FOR K-GRADE 8- WITH FOCUS ON MENTAL MATH, SCIENCES AND EXTRA LANGUAGE (HEBREW, RUSSIAN, SPANISH ETC)-REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
by Rhonda Spivak, May 18, 2022

From Honest Reporting: CBC Publishes Opinion Column (by Palestinian Winnipegger) & Broadcasts Radio Interview Whitewashing Palestinian Terrorism
by Mike Fegelman, posted here April 10, 2022

PROFESSOR MICHAEL ESKIN TO RECEIVE THE PRESTIGIOUS 2022 IFT LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
May 3, 2022

Synagogues Have Been Built To Reflect the Time -by Neil Duboff, Capital Campaign Chair, Shaarey Zedek Synagogue
posted here April 13, 2022

WHAT RUSSIAN TV WOULDN’T LET ME SAY (ABOUT PUTIN & THE HOLOCAUST)
by Rafael Medoff, April 28, 2022

Shaarey Zedek Synagogue: Project Updates // Daycare, Construction Date, FAQ
April 1, 2022

DANITA AZIZA: PREVENTATIVE HEALTH FIRST: BE WELL & STAY WELL!
by Danita Aziza, May 13, 2022

Greg Gutfeld is Mad at Me (About Ukraine & the Holocaust)
by Rafael Medoff, March 27, 2022

Harriet Berkal:Is Zelensky the Reincarnation of Golda Meir ?

( She died December 8/1978. He was born January 25, 1978)
March 23, 2022

Message from President and CEO of the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg re: Crisis in Ukraine
March 11, 2022

Holocaust Echoes in Ukraine Conspiracy Theory
by Rafael Medoff, March 16, 2022

Prominent Israeli Journalist at JNF Canada Event Says Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Saved The Two State Solution at least for now
by Rhonda Spivak, April 1, 2022

Rabbi Yosef Benarroch on “The Real Reason David Did Not Build the Temple” at Limmud Winnipeg Festival 2022
By Penny Jones Square, March 16, 2022

RESPONSE BY RABBI ALLAN FINKEL RE: THE FILM MA NISHMA MB, AND RESPONSE BY CINDY BASS TO RABBI FINKEL AND OTHERS

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March 16 and 17, 2022

NFL Superstar Emmitt Smith Set to Keynote 2022 Rady JCC Ken Kronson Sports Dinner
March 8, 2022

WAG CEO DR STEPHEN BORYS GIVES INFORMATIVE TALK ON FINDING NAZI LOOTED ART AT LIMMUD
by Rhonda Spivak, March 17, 2022

LETTER FROM BRADLEY POLLOCK REGARDING THE FILM MA NISHMA MB, AND RESPONSE FROM THE JEWISH HERITAGE CENTRE
March 7, 2022

Dr. Catherine Chatterley--Putin’s Invasion of Ukraine and the West’s Abject Failure to Protect
March 3, 2022

LETTER FROM ELLERY BRODER IN RESPONSE TO THE JEWISH HERITAGE CENTRE RE: THE FILM MA NISHMA MB

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by Ellery Broder, March 13, 2022

CONGREGATION ETZ CHAYIM REJOINS USCJ ( UNITED SYNAGOGUE OF CONSERVATIVE JUDAISM) AFTER A 15 YEAR HIATUS
posted here March 2, 2022

Ukraine crisis shows Israel the international community won't rescue you
by Stephen Flatlow, March 1, 2022

Jeff Morry: To my dad, an art restorer: 'You have operated a one-man hospital mending shattered souls'

Julius Morry, says his son Jeffrey, taught him that heirlooms are all about familial love
by Jeffrey Morry, March 1, 2022

Rabba Yaffa Epstein’s: “Be Flexible Like the Reed" :A Talmudic Story of Rethinking-at Limmud
by Penny Jones Square, March 22, 2022

FDR'S JEWISH PROBLEM --AND ITS JAPANESE LINK
by Dr. Raphael Medoff, February 16, 2022

ISRAELI ARAB, HISTORIAN AND LEGAL ADVISOR RESPOND TO AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL'S REPORT THAT ISRAEL IS AN APARTHIED STATE AT CIJA WEBINAR -GOVT OF CANADA REJECTS APARTHEID CHARGE

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by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 11, 2022

Former Israeli Ambassador To the U.N. Danny Danon Speaks About Anti-Israel Bias at the U.N.
by Rhonda Spivak, February 9, 2022

CANADA, SWEDEN , THE U.S, AND OTHER GOVT'S COULD BE DOING MORE TO UNCOVER THE FATE OF RAOUL WALLENBERG, WHO SAVED 100,000 JEWS FROM THE HOLOCAUST, MATAS SAYS
by Rhonda Spivak, February 8, 2022

Democratic Congressman Andy Levin wants Israel to be narrower than his district.

Congressman (Dem.) Levin wants Israel at its most populated midsection to be narrower than the Bronx. Did he ever meet the neighbors?
By Stephen M. Flatow, posted here Feb 9, 2022

NOAM BEDEIN: A SOLUTION TO SAVE THE DEAD SEA WHICH COULD DISAPPEAR IN 30 YEARS
by Rhonda Spivak, February 17, 2022

EDITOR'S REPORT: JULIUS STREICHER, PURIM AND THE NUREMBERG HANGINGS
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 20, 2022

PORTUGUESE DIPLOMAT ARISTIDES DE SOUSA MENDES SAVED 10,000 JEWS FROM THE NAZIS BY DEFYING HIS GOVT'S ORDERS AND ISSUING TRANSIT VISAS
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 1, 2022

$14,000,000+ Capital Campaign Launched to Upgrade and Redesign Congregation Shaarey Zedek’s Synagogue
Jan 26, 2022

CHRIS MELNICK: READS AND WATCHES
Feb 1, 2022

THE TUSKEGEE AIRMEN AND THE BOMBING OF AUSCHWITZ
by Rafael Medoff, posted here Jan 25, 2022

David Bedein: Canadians for Peace Now strays from the Zionist consensus
by David Bedein., posted here January 21, 2022

Associated Press reporter admits covering up for Arafat

Arafat was clearly delusional in the interview with AP reporter, which they admit today, but he was portrayed as a man of peace.
by Stephen M. Flatow, Jan 19, 2022

Emma Watson is right

It's time the world community works to free the Palestinians from their true occupiers, Hamas and the Palestinian Authority.
by Stephen M. Flatow, posted here Jan 10,2022

Op-Ed by Minister Jon Reyes on Manitoba's Newly Announced Immigration Advisory Council
by Jon Reyes, Minister of Advanced Education, Skills and Immigration, Feb 18, 2022

Shalem College and The Asper Foundation Announce the Establishment of The Asper Center for Zionist Education
press release, Jan 3, 2022

Share the Magic Book Program to Send 9,000 Books To Isolated Northern Manitoba Communities
press release Feb 14, 2022

Harriet Berkal: Milk or meat and what not to eat - the art of keeping kosher
by Harriet Berkal , January 1, 2022

Congregation Shaarey Zedek Raises $4570 for JCFS and West Broadway Christmas Lunch Project
by Rhonda Spivak, January 1, 2022

JEWISH FEDERATION AGM DELIVERS POSITIVE FINANCIAL NEWS
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 8,2021

ISRAEL 'BOMBS AUSCHWITZ'
by Dr. Rafael Medoff, Dec 23, 2021

CONGRESSMAN SAYS JEWS ARE CRAZY
by Rafael Medoff, posted here Dec 16, 2021

A Troubling 80th Anniversary: When FDR Appeased Vichy
by Rafael Medoff, December 15,2021

BEN-GURION UNIVERSITY ADVANCES IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP RANKING
Dec 2, 2021

Dr. Catherine Chatterley: Online Antisemitism: How Can We Regulate Content?
Dec 8, 2021

Iranian born Jewish Woman Shares Her Powerful Story of Escaping Iran at CJA Top Donor Event
by Rhonda Spivak, November 22,2021

HARRIET BERKAL: GHOSTING - NO NEED TO COMMUNICATE BUT ALSO ZERO CLOSURE
by Harriet Berkal, Sept 20, 2021

A terrorist shatters all the stereotypes about terrorists

Before this latest horrible attack and tthe name of its dead victim—Eliyahu Kay, a 26-year-old immigrant from South Africa —fade from the news, let us at least learn one important lesson
Stephen M. Flatow , posted here Nov 25 , 2021

BUSINESSMAN AND PHILANTHROPIST SHELDON ZAMICK HONOURED WITH THE NAMING OF A NEW SCHOLARSHIP FUND
November 1, 2021

$14 MILLION RENOVATION CAMPAIGN DISCUSSED BY MEMBERSHIP OF SHAAREY ZEDEK SYNAGOGUE AT LIVELY TOWN HALL MEETING
by Rhonda Spivak, Oct 25,2021

Shaarey Zedek Synagogue Operations //Relocation

Editor's note: The announcement below was sent out by Shaarey Zedek Synagogue to its members on June 30,2022
posted here July 10, 2022

Major Renovation Planned for JHC Holocaust Museum at the Asper Campus
by Rhonda Spivak, October 11, 2021

FROM THE MANITOBAN: UNIVERSITY OF MANITOBA STUDENTS ASSOCIATION TO ISSUE STATEMENT OF SOLIDARITY WITH PALESTINIAN STUDENTS
Oct 25, 2021

FDR’S SECRET PLEA TO HITLER
by Rafael Medoff, Oct 1, 2021

“JEWISH NOSE” JOKES AREN’T FUNNY. IN FACT, THEY’RE DANGEROUS
by Moshe Phillips, posted here Sept 21,2021

ANOTHER PRESTIGIOUS AWARD FOR PROFESSOR MICHAEL ESKIN
Sept 24, 2021

HARRIET BERKAL: IS BLOOD THICKER THAN WATER?

When is there a duty, a moral or possible legal responsibility to share a health condition?
by Harriet Berkal, Sept 21, 2021

There’s no such thing as a Palestinian terrorist

Readers of the NYTimes and Wash Post, note: The 6 escaped prisoners called "militants" by your media murdered innocent civilians.
by Stephen M Flatlow, Sept 14, 2021

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LEADS TO COLLABORATION BETWEEN ISRAELI AND MOROCCAN UNIVERSITIES
posted Sept 1, 2021

Gray Academy Hires Ronit Amihude as Director of Learning and Innovation, Enrollment Consistent with Last year, Makes Covid 19 Preparations
by Rhonda Spivak , Sept 1, 2021

Jewish Israeli Woman Orli Avior who served in Afghanistan not At All Surprised It Has Fallen Into the Hands of the Taliban
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 26,2021

Etz Chayim has been Actively Looking For Space in the South End for the Last 2-3 Years-Anticipates Launching a Capital Campaign for a New Building in South End
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 20, 2021

Harriet Berkal: Up Front and Personal-My Scare with Breast Cancer
by Harriet Berkal Aug 23, 2021

Biden supports the occupation, no, not that one
By Stephen M. Flatow, August 30,2021

Boys Town Jerusalem – From Vocational School to Premier Technological Institution
posted Aug 10, 2021

Ben-Gurion University of the Negev accepting applications for unique MBA International Program
posted Aug 9, 2021

Rady Assistant Executive Director Tamar Barr Leaving Rady Jewish Community Centre
posted Aug 8, 2021

Ice cream that leaves a bad taste in our mouths.
Barry Shaw, Senior Associate for the Israel Institute for Strategic Studies, posted here July 27,2021.

'MY UNORTHODOX LIFE' SHOULD ANGER EVERY PROUD JEW
By Lauren Isaacs, July 30, 2021

College Of Physicians Scraps Its Proposal That Would Have Prevented Physician Mohels from Performing Circumcisions in the Home or Synagogue
by Rhonda Spivak, July 21

Birth Announcement-Caleb Abraham Lazar (Kalev Avraham)
July 21, 2021

Don James (Rev), National Development Director, Bridges For Peace Canada: Land or Hate?
by Don James (Rev), National Development Director, Bridges For Peace Canada, July 12

HARRIET BERKAL: “THIS TOO SHALL PASS”- (MAYBE NOT)

That Saying Comes from Jewish Folklore
by Harriet Berkal, July 12, 2021

The Yazidi Healing Farm-Place Your Order of Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
by Michel Aziza, July 8, 2021

Yolanda Papini-Pollock: After witnessing the explosion of anti-Israel animosity during the recent Israel-Gaza conflict, I no longer feel as safe or accepted in my adopted home, and I wonder how long I will be able to continue to live here safely
Yolanda Papini-Pollock, July 11, 2021

Letter to the Editor: In response to “Diaspora Jewry: A Hostage to the Conflict”
by Penny Jones Square, June 28, 2021

Winnipeg Muslim Leaders Statement on Antisemitism
for Immediate Release, June 1, 2021

Women and the Shoah: Review of 'The Light of Days' written by Judy Batalion
by Noel Hershfield, June 20, 2021

DR. CATHERINE CHATTERLEY--DIASPORA JEWRY: A HOSTAGE TO THE CONFLICT
by Dr. Catherine Chatterley, June 15, 2021

Message from Joel Lazer, the President of the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg

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June 4, 2021

Judaic Studies courses at the University of Manitoba – Fall 2021 and Winter 2022
June 8, 2021

ISRAEL LUDWIG IS PART OF A GROUP OF FORMER CANADIAN JEWISH CONGRESS LEADERS THAT HAS ESTABLISHED THE CANADIAN JEWISH COMMUNITY FORUM
by Rhonda Spivak, June 17, 2021

JNF NEGEV GALA ONLINE HONOURING TED LYONS IS A TREMENDOUS SUCCESS
by Rhonda Spivak, June 6, 2021

American Jews know anti-Semitism when they see it
By Stephen M. Flatow, June 22, 2021

FORMER ISRAELI AMBASSADOR TO US MICHAEL OREN SPEAKS ABOUT PALESTINIANS AND THE TWO STATE SOLUTION, HAMAS AND THE MEDIA WAR, BIDEN AND THE PEACE PROCESS
by Rhonda Spivak, June 3, 2021

Harriet Berkal: SCAR TISSUE -Will We Ever Heal as Humans ?
by Harriet Berkal May 30, 2021

A Statement on Behalf of the Winnipeg Jewish Community
May 25, 2021

Joel Lazer, Federation President interviewed by CBC about Ceasefire
May 22, 2021

Editor's Report: Will this latest round of violence buy a few years or a few months of quiet from Gaza ?
by Rhonda Spivak, May 25, 2021

Former Winnipegger Reesa Cohen Stone from Beer Sheva, Israel, Dispatch #2: I'm so not in the mood for war
by Reesa Cohen Stone, May 15, 2021

Former Winnipegger Reesa Cohen Stone from Beer Sheva Israel: Dispatch #1 -- Sirens, Rockets and War in Israel
by Reesa Cohen Stone, May 12, 2021

David Greaves in the Times of Israel: Rockets over Tel Aviv
posted here May 12, 2021

Basketball teams from Joseph Wolinsky Collegiate from the 1980's to be inducted into Manitoba Hall of Fame
by Andrea Ritter, Director of Marketing and Communications of Gray Academy of Jewish Education and Rhonda Spivak

‘SHTISEL’ STAR SHIRA HAAS FEATURED GUEST OF GALA IN SUPPORT OF BRAIN RESEARCH AT BEN-GURION UNIVERSITY
May 10, 2021

A Refugee Solution for Biden - From 1944
by Rafael Medoff, posted here May 1, 2021

Message from Bridges for Peace: We are Standing with Israel
by Don James, National Development Director, Bridges for Peace Canada, May 25, 2021

Message From the Board of Directors of Shaarey Zedek Synagogue to Synagogue Congregants // Updates (following the announcement of Rabbi Leibl's departure)
posted here May 12, 2021

Former Winnipegger Mira Sucharov Writes Memoir Examining Her Political Journey regarding Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, May 7, 2021

RABBI MATTHEW LEIBL TO LEAVE SHAAREY ZEDEK AT END OF JUNE
by Rhonda Spivak, April 29, 2021

INTERVIEW WITH DR. TED LYONS O.C., THIS YEAR'S NEGEV GALA HONOUREE
by Rhonda Spivak, May 15, 2021

ARAB ISRAELI JOURNALIST KHALED ABU TOAMEH SPEAKS ON BIAS OF MAINSTREAM MEDIA REGARDING ISRAEL/PALESTINIANS
by Rhonda Spivak May 1, 2021

Federation President Joel Lazer: Community Pulled Together During COVID-CJA Campaign Successful
by Rhonda Spivak, May 1, 2021

PROFESSOR MICHAEL ESKIN AWARDED THE ORDER OF MANITOBA: HOW HE IS COPING WITH THE PANDEMIC?
May 19, 2021

HARRIET BERKAL: EVEN THE MESSIAH WANTS PFIZER
by Harriet Berkal, May 1, 2021

Remembering Ruth Dayan, Who Married General Moshe Dayan-My Drive With Her Through Jaffa
by Rhonda Spivak, May 2, 2021

BLINKEN'S HOLOCAUST GAFFE
by Rafael Medoff , posted here April 30, 2021

JNF receives $1 million donation honouring Berdie & Irvin Cohen z’l from their son
by Rhonda Spivak, March 21, 2021

Reesa Cohen Stone: The Mud and the Miracles
April 12,2021

U of M Faculty Association Elects New President Darcy Macpherson Who is on Record Opposing the Motion Attacking the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism
by Rhonda Spivak, April 22, 2021

The K syndrome-The Fake Disease That Saved Jews from the Nazis
by Noel Hershfield, April 8

Congratulations Dr. Jack Lipkin, D.M.D, F.I.C.D., Prosthodontist, the 2020 recipient of the George H. Moulton Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Academy of Fixed Prosthodontics.
April 8, 2021

NJ Institute of Technology & BGU announce formation of new institute.
April 1, 2021

The Importance of Integrative Health Coaching During a Global Pandemic
by Daniel Hollenberg PhD, April 1, 2021

Read Emily Kalo's Letter to the Board of the U of M Faculty Association Against the Motion Attacking the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism
by Emily Kalo, posted here April 1, 2021

A Message from the President and CEO of the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg: Supporting the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism
March 26, 2021

READ THE SUBMISSION OF PROF HASKEL GREENFIELD AGAINST THE MOTION PUSHED BY THE EXECUTIVE OF THE U OF M FACULTY ASSOCIATION TO REJECT THE IHRA DEFINITION OF ANTISEMITISM
by Distinguished Professor Haskel Greenfield, posted here March 25, 2021

David Matas Comments on the One Sided Motion Pushed by the Executive of the U of M Faculty Association to Reject the IHRA Definition of Antisemitism
by David Matas, March 25, 2021

U of M Faculty Association Executive Pushed Motion Attacking IHRA definition of Antisemitism--Federation Request to Speak Not Granted-Invitation to Cotler denied- Full comments by Dr. Bryan Schwartz

Scroll down to read Dr Bryan Schwartz's March 24 letter to the U of M Faculty Association's Executive and Board of Representatives
by Rhonda Spivak, March 25, 2021

Reesa Cohen Stone: The Kingdom of Very Important Work
by Reesa Cohen Stone, March 14, 2021

HARRIET BERKAL: ETHIOPIAN EXODUS TO THE PROMISED LAND - NOT ALL BLACK AND WHITE
by Harriet Berkal, March 15, 2021

Biden's 'Nine-Miles-Wide Plan'

What should American Jews do? Turn to all our tried-and-true methods of lobbying and protest. And do it now-while there is still time.
by Stephen Flatlow, posted here April 1, 2021

'New York Times' covers up for a terrorist-and smears Golda for good measure

It's a case of journalistic malpractice and requires an apology.
by Stephen Flatlow, March 8 2021

Nature Conservancy of Canada reaches deal with City of Kenora to purchase Town Island

National non-profit is given the greenlight for fundraising campaign Kenora, ON
March 19, 2021

Danita Aziza: Preventative Health First: Be Well & Stay Well!
by Danita Aziza, April 1, 2021

Thomas Friedman in the New York Times: Jumping Jehoshaphat! Have You Seen How Many Israelis Just Visited the U.A.E.?
posted here March 9, 2021

Reflections on the television miniseries “Valley of Tears” about the Yom Kippur war: My conversations with Moshe Dayan’s sons and daughter.
March 7, 2021

This Year’s Winnipeg International Jewish Film Festival put on by the Rady JCC and Sponsored by the Asper Foundation Was Great!

Berkowits: The Rady JCC will strongly consider offering an in-person film festival experience and an online option in the future
by Rhonda Spivak, March 8, 2021

Dore Gold: “Occupation”: The Search for an Alternative Term
by Amb. Dore Gold, posted here March 3, 2021

BGU’s Prof. Itzik Mizrahi and Colleagues Lead 5 Year International Coalition to Promote Environmentally Friendly Food Security Research Grants
by Rhonda Spivak, March 2, 2021

Most of the world is still unaware of a microscopic universe called the microbiome that thrives in the guts of humans and animals. BGU's Prof. Itzik Mizrahi (pictured here) is convinced that one of the keys to mitigating climate change and promoting food security lies in engineering that microbiome for the benefit of cleaner, healthier air and food. 


For the First Time ever Winnipeg Teen Elected to BBYO International Board at BBYO International Convention (IC) 2021
by Rhonda Spivak, March 1, 2021

Winnipeg/Manitoba – 31 Red River teens joined thousands of other teens, educators, thought and business leaders, celebrities, political figures and philanthropists from around the world at BBYO International Convention 2021, one of the largest convenings of Jewish teen leaders worldwide. Held over Presidents’ Day weekend, February 11–15, 2021, this year IC was held as a hybrid festival with digital and in-person experiences around the globe. The event offered countless opportunities for Jewish teens to connect with their peers, learn new skills, and commit themselves to projects and initiatives they are passionate about. 


ANDREW YANG GOT IT RIGHT ON BDS
by Stephen H. Norwood and Rafael Medoff , posted here Feb 11, 2021

Harriet Berkal: The Mastery of a Lie - Should we fear the likes of newly elected Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene a supporter of QANON? Most Assuredly
by Harriet Berkal, February 8, 2020

Ice Dreams Come True at Gray Academy

Gray Academy-Tough Duck Community Ice Rink Opened mid-January 2021
Feb 21, 2021

BGU plans new school
Feb 5, 2021

Rady JCC Releases Full Schedule for its 2021 Virtual Music ‘N’ Mavens Series that is Free for all; Advance Registration Opens Jan 21
posted here January 18

Harriet Berkal: The Gavel Has Spoken

(A sensory review of Trump’s one term reign as President of the USA)
by Harriet Berkal, January 16, 2021

Canadian Friends of Hebrew University Announces $5M Gift From The Asper Foundation

This transformative gift will name Asper HUJI Innovate at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Feb 21, 2021

RADY JCC WILL RESUME CULTURAL PROGRAMMING VIRTUALLY SPONSORED BY THE ASPER FOUNDATION
January 6, 2020

Noel Hershfield: Memories of the YMHA/RADY JCC 100th Anniversary Reunion
by Noel Hershfield, Calgary, Janaury 11,2020

Canada's Federal Court Slams Palestinian “Pay for Slay” Program in Landmark Ruling
Press Release from B'nai Brith Canada Dec 17, 2020

Will Biden reverse Trump's recognition of Israeli sovereignty on the Golan Heights?
by Rhonda Spivak, Feb 19, 2021

Editor's Report: Israel and Morocco Normalize Relations. Will Saudi Arabia normalize relations with Israel?
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 28, 2020

WHITEWASHING FDR'S ABANDONMENT OF THE JEWS
by Rafael Medoff and Stephen H. Norwood, posted here Dec 12, 2020

Harriet Berkal: Hunters & Gatherers - Time to Reconfigure
by Harrriet Berkal Dec1, 2020

Stephen Flatlow: Israeli-Palestinian “security cooperation”—myth or reality?

The number of Israelis harmed by terrorists during “cooperation” months was more than twice those harmed in “no cooperation” months.
By Stephen M. Flatow, posted here Dec 2, 2020

Prime Minister Trudeau Appoints Irwin Cotler as Special Envoy on Preserving Holocaust Remembrance, and Combating Antisemitism
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 1, 2020

EDITOR'S REPORT: PA'S SAEB EREKAT OBVIOUSLY DIDN'T BELIEVE IN HIS OWN PROPAGANDA -CHOSE TO GO TO HOSPITAL IN ISRAEL WHEN HE CONTRACTED COVID 19
by Rhonda Spivak, November 10, 2020

JNF Manitoba/Saskatchewan President Nola Lazar Is set to be the Next President of Mercaz Canada
by Rhonda Spivak, November 26, 2020

Larry Sarbit in the Financial Post: Why big tech may be a good investment — even if the U.S. government breaks them up
posted here Dec 2, 2020

Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University name new Co-Chairs
Dec 2, 2020

A Review of Leible Hershfield's book: The Jewish Athlete: A Nostalgic View
by Noel Hershfield Dec 1, 2020

Anti-Israel UN Resolutions Are Literally Dumbfounding
by Barry Shaw, posted here November 23, 2020

David Bedein: 57 Years Since the Assassination of JFK-Covering JFK’s Assassination for my school paper, at age 13.5
by David Bedein, posted here November 23, 2020

HOW TO USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO MARKET YOUR BUSINESS
December 1, 2020

EDITOR'S REPORT: A CHANUKAH STORY-MY SON, A ROMAN COIN AND THE LAST MACABEE
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 1, 2020

Joe Biden's very Jewish family-all of his three children married Jews
by Rhonda Spivak, March 1, 2021

HARRIET BERKAL: IDENTITY CRISIS 101
by Harriet Berkal, November 11, 2020

Lazer Grant welcomes Tracey Code – helping businesses and people succeed
November 18, 2020

EDITOR'S REPORT: WHAT WILL BE THE EFFECT OF A BIDEN PRESIDENCY ON ISRAEL'S NORMALIZATION AGREEMENTS WITH ARAB STATES AND HER RELATIONSHIP WITH THE PALESTINIANS ?
by Rhonda Spivak , November 19, 2020

SIMKIN CENTRE RECEIVES UNEXPECTED BEQUEST OF $725,000 FROM ESTATE OF MYER AND CORRINE GELLER FROM SAN DIEGO
October 28, 2020

Statement by Michael Lazar, Lawyer for Oxana Berent re: Issuance of a Public Interest Warrant for Oxana, Maxim and Alexander Berent
by Michael Lazar, posted here October 16,2020

Josh Morry Named 2020 Outstanding University of Manitoba Young Alumnus

Becoming a change agent who inspires a new dialogue
By Mary Jane MacLennan, UM Today The Magazine, posted here October 8, 2020

How To Keep Your Residential Property Clean
Nov 4, 2020

Winnipeg MP Marty Morantz is part of a newly formed Inter-Parliamentary Task Force to Combat Online Antisemitism
by Rhonda Spivak October 6, 2020

Harriet Berkal: “Sound”Advice for the New Year - no need to walk on eggshells - healing comes in “ WAVES”
October 1, 2020

Tips for Hiring A Commercial Contractor
November 4, 2020

AB FREIG, CO-CHAIR OF THE ARAB-JEWISH DIALOGUE GIVES HIS REACTION TO HISTORIC ISRAEL-UAE NORMALIZATION DEAL
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 25, 2020

HOWARD MORRY, CO-CHAIR OF THE ARAB-JEWISH DIALOGUE COMMENTS ON THE LANDMARK ISRAEL-BAHRAIN NORMALIZATION DEAL
by Howard Morry, Sept 15, 2020

A SIMPLE GUIDE TO ESTATE PLANNING
October 1, 2020

Larry and Tova Vickar Made The CMHR Aware Of A Florida Exhibit That Has Led to the CMHR's ARTICULATE OUR RIGHTS EXHIBIT MARKING MB'S 150th ANNIVERSARY
by Rhonda Spivak October 1, 2020

Most of Gray Academy's Grades are Now Full to Capacity To Ensure Necessary Physical Distancing
by Rhonda Spivak September 1, 2020

HOWARD MORRY, CO-CHAIR OF THE ARAB-JEWISH DIALOGUE GIVES HIS REACTION TO THE HISTORIC ISRAEL-UAE DEAL
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 14, 2020

Seven Things to Keep You Feeling and Looking Young
September 1, 2020

Why You Should Take Your Child To The Dentist Regularly
October 1, 2020

Two Leading Organizations Come Together to Uproot Antisemitism and Intolerance Through Education
Sept 11, 2020

New Plans for Winnipeg Jewish Theatre's 2020- 2021 Season
posted here Aug 1, 2020

RADY JCC RE-OPENS WITH PHYSICAL DISTANCING IN PLACE AND KEEPS ON ADDING AMENITIES
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 4, 2020

Imperial Soap and Supplies Has Been Able to Maintain Its Inventory of Disinfectant Products, Hand Sanitizer, Wipes and Masks During the Pandemic
by Rhonda Spivak, August 18, 2020

THE HIDDEN PROBLEMS IN OLD HOMES
September 1, 2020

David Greaves in the Times of Israel: Blackish
posted here June 2020

Dr. Chatterley Delivers A Sweeping Overview of the State of Antisemitism in 2020
by Rhonda Spivak, June 24, 2020

Pastor Rudy Fidel of Faith Temple Has a Huge Heart for Israel and is Passionate About the Need for Holocaust Education
by Rhonda Spivak, June 12, 2020

The History of Winnipeg Beach-Harry Silverberg used to own the Pavillion and Amusement Attractions including the Roller Coaster in the 60's
by Rhonda Spivak, July 27, 2020

Federation’s 'Immediate Needs Goal' for its Emergency Covid 19 Community Relief Fund is $750,000
by Rhonda Spivak, June 28, 2020

Richlu Manufacturing is Making Fabric Face Masks that are being distributed Across Canada and the U.S.-Even for use by The City of Chicago, Public Works
by Rhonda Spivak , May 22, 2020

Mezzo Homes's Granny Suites Are Very Attractive for Seniors or As Self Isolation Units In light of the Coronavirus Pandemic
by Kasey Hacking, May 19, 2020

Mezzo Homes has designed a Garden Suite (known as a Granny Suite) that can act as a unit for seniors or a self isolation unit, which many will find very attractive especially in light of the Covid-19 pandemic.


MB Chapter of The Alpha Omega Dental Society, which began as a Jewish Fraternity, Delivers Lunches and Dinners to Front Line Care Workers in Hospitals Battling The Coronavirus
by Rhonda Spivak, May 5, 2020

53rd Anniversary of the Six Day War:Did the Soviets along with Egypt and Syria deliberately provoke the Six Day War with the aim of launching an airstrike on Dimona, to prevent Israel from becoming a Nuclear power?

Anticipation of 1967 war spurs Israel to produce nuclear bomb
by Rhonda Spivak, May 22,2020

 


53rd Anniversary of the Six Day War: My Visit to A Rather Unknown Palace in East Jerusalem- the Hill of Beans
By Rhonda Spivak, May 22,2020

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Interview with Joel Lazer President of the Jewish Federation about the Covid 19 Community Relief Fund
by Rhonda Spivak, April 28, 2020

Editor's Report: A Taxi Ride to a Palestinian Refugee Camp
by Rhonda Spivak, posted here April 17, 2020

David Bedein: In March and April 2020 Palestinian official media Blames Israel for the Coronavirus and says Israel Itself is a Virus
by David Bedein April 23, 2020

Reesa Cohen Stone: Israel Celebrates 72 years of Independence In the Year of Corona - So Much to be Proud of
by Reesa Cohen Stone, April 23, 2020

Celebration has many different outfits but she always wears the same beautiful dancing shoes.
Mary Anne Radmacher


From the President and CEO of the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg: Announcing the COVID-19 Community Relief Fund
posted April 20, 2020

It’s hard to wrap our heads around how different the world looks today compared to just a month ago, and we continue to do our best to be there for those in need, ensuring that no one gets left behind. Our community needs you now more than ever.


Why is it Important to Translate into German the Contents of Palestinian Authority Textbooks Used in UNRWA Schools?
By Dr. Arnon Groiss, April 23, 2020

HUMOUR WITH REESA COHEN STONE: ART IN THE TIME OF CORONA
by Reesa Cohen Stone,posted here April 17, 2020

from the Globe and Mail: Former Liberal Justice Minister [ Irwin Cotler] Urges Sanctions Against Chinese who covered up Early Covid 19 outbreak
posted April 15, 2020

REVIEW OF LIMMUD 2020-SESSIONS WITH RABBI ROSE, RABBI BENARROCH, OREN BINNUN, RAY SINGER
by Penny Jones Square March 16, 2020

Howard Morry: Unraveling the puzzle at the heart of the Arab Israeli Conflict
by Howard Morry posted here March 27,2020

This is an excerpt from a longer paper presented by Howard Morry to the Arab Jewish Dialogue (AJD). Howard and Ab Freig, co chairs of the AJD, recently made a presentation on the conflict to the Friends of Israel. The thoughts expressed here are Howard’s alone.


Canadian Hadassah-WIZO (CHW) 2020 Annual Campaign: Home Is Where the Heart Is
March 3, 2020

TORONTO, CANADA – CHW is pleased to announce that the 2020 CHW Annual Campaign, Home Is Where The Heart Is, begins on March 1, 2020, in support of CHW projects. This pillar of CHW’s fundraising efforts provides $1.5 million in support of Children, Healthcare, and Women in Israel and Canada.


For any chance at peace, the Palestinian education system must be overhauled

he U.S. peace plan calls for Palestinian education reform, and the context cannot be ignored; 20 years of research show that the PLO has transformed Palestinian schools into a tool of war against Israel.
By David Bedein, Feb 9, 2020

The U.S. “Peace to Prosperity” plan presented by President Donald Trump last week proposes unprecedented criteria for the formation of a Palestinian state. 


OPERA.CA ANNOUNCES RECIPIENT OF THE 2020 NATIONAL OPERA DIRECTORS RECOGNITION AWARD: ELBA HAID, CHAIR, BOARD OF TRUSTEES, MANITOBA OPERA
posted here Feb 11, 2020

Toronto, ON – Opera.ca, the national association for opera in Canada, is proud to honour an outstanding opera company board member, Elba Haid, Chair of Manitoba Opera’s (MO) Board of Trustees, as the 2020 recipient of the Opera.ca National Opera Directors Recognition Award.


WINNIPEGGER HADERA SHORT FOUNDS NEW KADIMA DANCE COMPANY FOR ISRAELI DANCE
by Rhonda Spivak, January 23, 2020

In December 2019, 27 year old Hadera Short founded a new Israeli dance group called Kadima Dance Company for dancers who are 18 or older who wish to engage in Israeli dance. 


INTERVIEW WITH JOEL LAZER, NEW PRESIDENT OF THE JEWISH FEDERATION OF WINNIPEG
by Rhonda Spivak Dec 22, 2019

Joel Lazer of Lazer Grant LLP,  the new President of the Jewish Federation of Winnipeg,  says that one of the things he would like to accomplish  as President is "to make the community more cohesive." He adds "I think there room for improvement in sharing information, resources and acting  together for the common good of the community, which is living with Jewish values."


INTERVIEW WITH ROB BERKOWITS ABOUT THE RADY JCC'S SUCCESSFUL NOSTALGIA WEEKEND
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 22, 2019

THE FORMATION OF THE BABS ASPER CENTRE FOR CULTURAL ARTS AT THE RADY JCC IN DECEMBER 2012
Nov 21, 2019

[Editor's note: Below is the press release dated Dec 4, 2012 that dealt with the formation of the  Babs Asper Centre for Cultural Arts at the Rady JCC in memory of Ruth “Babs” Asper.]

 


HOW THE RADY JCC CAME INTO BEING-INTERVIEW WITH MARJORIE BLANKSTEIN
by Rhonda Spivak, November 22, 2019

Marjorie Blankstein, the daughter of Rose & Max Rady , the namesake of the Rady JCC was president of the Winnipeg Jewish community Council [WJCC] in 1986-1987.


MEET THE REAL FAUDA SOLDIERS - FRONT LINE COMBAT SOLDIERS OF THE DUVDEVAN UNIT TELL INSPIRING STORIES-MONEY RAISED TO SUPPORT SCHOLARSHIPS FOR FORMER SOLDIERS OF DUVDEVAN UNIT
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 8, 2019

On October 29, The Canadian Friends of Hebrew University partnered with the Duvdevan Foundation to present "Meet the Real Fauda Soldiers," an evening to hear inspiring stories as told by front line combat soldiers of the Duvdevan Unit.


Gala Evening Honouring Prominent Community Leaders Hope and Howard Morry is a Great Success
by Rhonda Spivak, Nov 1, 2019

Over 600 people attended the Gala evening organized by The Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in honour of prominent community leaders Hope and Howard Morry on Wednesday, October 23rd, at the Winnipeg Convention Centre.


The Palestinian Authority donor machine

The overall sentiment of Palestinians is that their government is corrupt. Of 1,200 Palestinians polled, 95.5 percent agreed that there was rampant corruption in the regime run by Mahmoud Abbas.
By David Bedein,posted here October 29

Joel Lazer of Lazer Grant: Counterintuitive
by Joel Lazer, FCPA, FCA, CIRP, posted here Sept 10, 2019, written May 29, 2019

I subscribe to The Heretic.  It is authored by Pascal Finette, a member of the Singularity University team.


SPONSORING YOUR SPOUSE TO CANADA
by Frank Goldberg, September 9, 2019

Canada allows Spousal Sponsorships for married, common-law and conjugal partners, including same sex partners.  An eligible common-law partnership requires a couple to live together for at least one year in a conjugal relationship.


JESSICA KRAUT OF JESSICA EVENT MANAGEMENT OFFERS FULL SERVICE EVENT PLANNING FOR FUNDRAISERS, CORPORATE EVENTS, GALAS, BAR/BAT MITZVAHS, MILESTONE BIRTHDAYS AND MORE
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 09, 2019

The Importance of Using a Real Estate Agent
October 3, 2019

The Disability Tax Credit and Associated Benefits
October 3, 2019

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO BE CIVILIAN WORKERS FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON AN ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE- CONTACT SAREL
September 26, 2019

IF YOU WOULD LIKE TO VOLUNTEER AS A CIVILIAN WORKER FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON AN ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE, CONTACT SAREL CANADA. Free accommodation, kosher meals, trips, events. Cost: airfare, $100.00 registration, weekend expenses. www.sarelcanada.org


How to Talk To Your Kids About Divorce
October 1.2019

The Journey – A Personal Story-Auschwitz
by Noel Hershfield, Aug 29, 2019

This is a letter written to a friend of ours by her mother:
 
On October 21, 1941, my parents, uncle and I found ourselves travelling on a train to an unknown destination. We are dressed in our finest clothes and each had only one small suitcas


How to Stop Your Friends From Driving Under the Influence
Aug 29, 2019

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Making Your Winnipeg Home More Energy Efficient
Sept 20,2019

Sun in your Eyes?
Sept 20, 2019

Government of Canada Adopts Definition of Antisemitism that includes Anti-Zionism
by Rhonda Spivak, June 26, 2019

From JNS.ORG: Hamas Endorsement of UNWRA education Underscores the Agencies Inherent Flaws.
June 21, 2019

Editorial: Independent Jewish Voices, the Palestinian Nakba ( Catastrophe) and the refusal to accept the 1947 Partition Plan
by Rhonda Spivak , May 20, 2019

The History of Winnipeg Beach-Harry Silverberg used to own the Pavillion and Amusement Attractions including the Roller Coaster in the 60's
by Rhonda Spivak, Aug 12, 2019

VENTURING INTO THE ADVENTURE OF A LIFETIME
By Charleen Glaun, posted here May 27, 2019

At last I was on the plane to Israel. Was this really happening? I had waited so long for this day and here I was, after 32 years, finally returning.


Editor's Report: David Harris, Executive Director of American Jewish Committee on Anti-Zionism, Palestinian Refugees, and Linda Sarsour
By Rhonda Spivak, May 8, 2019

Ezer Mizion’s Bone Marrow Registry Celebrates Saving 3100 Lives!
June 7, 2019

Editor's Report: The Bermax Incident and the Arrest of the Berents
by Rhonda Spivak, April 24, 2019

From the CJN: Senator Frum Calls Out Taxpayer Dollars Supporting BDS
posted here April 30, 2019

Community Leader, Family Man, Philanthropist, and Holocaust Survivor Arnold Frieman Passes
by Shelley Robertson posted here April 9, 2019

NEW STUDY FINDS WPG JEWISH POPULATION HAS BEEN DECLINING AND IT SEEMS LIKELY THAT THE SIZE OF THE COMMUNITY IS LIKELY TO CONTINUE TO DECLINE IN FORESEEABLE FUTURE

Study funded in part by the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba
by Rhonda Spivak, March 24 2019

Keeping Up with CISA: A Winnipeg Jewish Review Exclusive Interview with Dr. Catherine Chatterley
By Rhonda Spivak, March 11, 2019

Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev will Hold Gala Dinner honouring Hope & Howard Morry with guest speaker Alan Dershowitz
April 1, 2019

Canadian Associates of Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (CABGU), Manitoba chapter, is delighted to announce a Gala Dinner honouring Hope and Howard Morry and featuring Guest Speaker Professor Alan Dershowitz.


Tuxedo Village Restaurant Has Same Great Food, with some added Features, under New Ownership
by Rhonda Spivak, Janaury 15, 2018

Joel Lazer of Lazer Grant: Happiness
by Joel Lazer, FCPA, FCA, CIRP, posted here Dec 17

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JESSICA KRAUT OF JESSICA EVENT MANAGEMENT OFFERS FULL SERVICE EVENT PLANNING FOR FUNDRAISERS, CORPORATE EVENTS, GALAS, WEDDINGS, BAR/BAT MITZVAHS, MILESTONE BIRTHDAYS AND MORE
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 09, 2019

VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO BE CIVILIAN WORKERS FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON AN ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE- CONTACT SAREL
posted March 31, 2019

TU B'SHVAT PHOTO JOURNEY- A SELECTION OF EDITOR'S FAVOURITE PHOTOS IN HONOUR OF TU'BISHVAT
by Rhonda Spivak, posted January 1, 2020

Re: U of M Prof’s concerns regarding nursing student suspension -A Response to Dr. Ben Baader regarding the suspension of nursing student by U of M for comparing Israel to the Nazis
by Haskel Greenfield, Dec 18, 2023, posted here Jan 8, 2024

U of W Responds to WJR's article on the One-Sided 'Palestine-Genocide' Teach In but Fails to Respond to these Important Follow -Up Questions
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 30, 2023

Reesa Cohen Stone from Israel: On Creamsicles, Blue Lips and Jokes
by Reesa Cohen Stone, posted here Sept 1, 2023

From the CJN: Shinewald: The Four Sons View of Israel
by Benjamin Shinewald,posted here March 29

Springfield students to visit Holocaust sites
March 8, 2019, press release

Hebrew University To Confer Its Highest Honour On Senator Linda Frum

scroll down to read press release
Feb 5, 2019

EDITOR'S REPORT: LOOKING BACK 33 YEARS AGO DURING MY YEAR AT HEBREW U: WHEN I SPENT CHRISTMAS IN BETHLEHEM
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 12, 2018

Joel Lazer of Lazer Grant: Key Performance Indicators
November 13, 2018 by Joel Lazer, FCPA, FCA, CIRP

Tribute to Gail Asper is Manitoba Opera's Most Successful Fundraiser in its 46 year old history
by Rhonda Spivak September 26, 2018

International Law Lawyer David Matas At Symposium : Security Council 242 was intended to encompass Jewish refugees not only Arab Refugees-There is no Right of Return for Palestinian refugees to Israel
David Matas, posted here Sept 20

DAVID AND RUTH ASPER EARLY LEARNING CENTRE MARKS ITS 2ND ANNIVERSARY-LOTS OF SUCCESS
September 21, 2018

ON BEING A SAR-EL VOLUNTEER-VOLUNTEERS WANTED TO BE CIVILIAN WORKERS FOR 2-3 WEEKS ON ISRAELI ARMY SUPPLY BASE- CONTACT SAREL
by Gerald Lecovin, August 7, 2018

VICKAR FORD HOLDS VERY SUCCESSFUL WELL ATTENDED GRAND OPENING CELEBRATION
by Rhonda Spivak, July 26, 2018

Over 300 people attended the grand opening celebration of the Vickar Ford dealership, an event which was held on a beautiful summer evening on  July 11.


THE HISTORY OF WINNIPEG BEACH-HARRY SILVERBERG USED TO OWN THE PAVILION AND AMUSEMENT ATTRACTIONS INCLUDING THE ROLLER COASTER IN THE 1960'S
posted June 4, 2018

Read The Times of Israel Article About Philanthropist Gail Asper, The Asper Foundation and the World's Jewish Museum Contemplated for Tel Aviv
April 16, 2018

Chai Takes the Stage with Special Guests- “Woven Threads” welcomes four dance groups, honours Vickars
March 1, 2018

ABBAS CONFIRMS THAT PALESTINIANS ARE BEING OFFERED ABU DIS NOT EAST JERUSALEM AS THEIR CAPITAL
by Rhonda Spivak, January 15, 2018

DOUG MARKEWICH IS A FAMILY UNITY COACH WHO HELPS FAMILIES COMMUNICATE BETTER AND AVOID FIGHTING OVER FINANCIAL INHERITANCE
by Rhonda Spivak, January 3, 2018

RUSSIAN ISRAELI NEW IMMIGRANT ALEX LIFSHITS WORKS AT VICKAR COMMUNITY CHEVROLET AS A FINANCE AND SALES CONSULTANT
by Rhonda Spivak, January 9, 2018

Editor's Report: Review of Some Favorite Restaurants to Experience Around the Netanya, Zichron Yaacov and Kfar Saba Areas in Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, December 24, 2018

Celebrating the Many Accomplishments of the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba
by Rhonda Spivak, January 10, 2018

Who knew there is a Jewish cemetery in Jamaica's Montego Bay?
by Rhonda Spivak January 9, 2018

Most Jewish tourists go to Jamaica to soak up the sun and enjoy the pristine Caribbean water, not to find any cemeteries.
 


DAVID BEDEIN: DO NOT CUT FUNDS TO UNRWA; CONDITION FUNDS TO UNRWA
by David Bedein Jan 4, 2017

Editor's Report: Deputy Minister Michael Oren, former Israeli Ambassador to the U.S on Trump's Jerusalem Declaration and Building in Jerusalem over the Green Line
by Rhonda Spivak, January 2, 2015

Experienced Real Estate Agent Inna loewen Volunteers to Assist New Immigrants to the Jewish Community To Find Accommodation to Suit Their Needs: Most Move South: See Condo Listing
by Rhonda Spivak, November 24, 2017

GAIL ASPER,O.C., O.M., L.L.D. RECEIVES THE 2017 OUTSTANDING PHILANTHROPIST AWARD FROM THE ASSOCIATION OF FUNDRAISING PROFESSIONALS
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 1, 2017

EDITOR'S REPORT: VISITING THE FORMER NERVE CENTER OF THE NAZI PARTY IN ISRAEL
by Rhonda Spivak, October 8, 2017

Editors Report: Getting into the wrong Rent a Car on Mount Tabor in the Galil
by Rhonda Spivak, Dec 5, 2017

Jewish Federation puts on a well attended retirement party for outgoing CEO Elaine Goldstine
by Rhonda Spivak, June 12, 2023

Read about These Artists in the Interlake Wave Studio Artists' Tour Aug 31-Sept 1: Milli Flaig Hooper, Joanne Gullachsen, Gayle Halliwell, Glenda Knoll and Rosemary Miguez
Aug 15, 2019

Editor's Report: The Wedding - A Slice of Life in Israel
by Rhonda Spivak, April 10, 2018

Celebrating Multiculturalism - Chai honours Tova and Larry Vickar, welcomes guest performing groups
April 1, 2018

Movie Review of Keep Quiet-The Journey of Hungarian Far Right Leader Known for His Antisemitic Comments who learns he is Jewish-Worth Watching
by Rhonda Spivak, January 10, 2018

Harry Seidler: Modernist Screened at Berney Theatre as part of Rady JCC's Morley Blankstein Architectural Series with Very Interesting Lecture by Belogovsky
by Rhonda Spivak, October 12, 2017

ISRAELI IMMIGRANT ARIEL MAUDI IS SALESMAN FOR NISSAN VICKAR:VICKAR NISSAN INTRODUCES THE NISSAN QASHQAI
by Rhonda Spivak, October 7, 2017

MUSLIM CANADIAN WOMAN REFORMIST RAHEEL RAZA: THE QURAN IN ACTUALITY AFFIRMS THAT ALLAH GAVE THE LAND OF ISRAEL TO THE JEWS
by Rhonda Spivak Sept 27, 2017

LAZER GRANT LLP CELEBRATES ITS 35tH ANNIVERSARY: IF YOU HELP YOUR CLIENTS AND YOUR PEOPLE, THE MONEY WILL FOLLOW
by Rhonda Spivak, October 10, 2017

Dov Spivak Corne and Micah Grubert Van Iderstine Get Major Scholarships From U of M and Queen's And Thank Gray Academy for Helping Them to Succeed
by Rhonda Spivak, September 1, 2017

JEWISH YOUNG ADULT ESCAPES INJURY AFTER TEENAGERS WITH SOMALI ACCENTS IN RIVER HEIGHTS SWARM AROUND HIM AND PULL KNIFE OUT
by Rhonda Spivak August 9

The History of Winnipeg Beach-Harry Silverberg used to own the Pavillion and Amusement Attractions including the Roller Coaster in the 60's
by Rhonda Spivak June 15, 2017

Susan Meged's Recipe for Cozy & Comforting Cholent Stew for Shabbat
by Susan Meged, posted June 19, 2017

Proceeds from JNF Negev Gala Honouring Rabbi Green to Go To Museum of Jewish Achievement in Tel-Aviv-Brainchild of Asper Foundation
by Rhonda Spivak, May 1, 2017

From the Jerusalem Post: Who owns the Holy city:The Jerusalem Question?
posted May 18, 2017

Grand Reopening of Rady JCC pool and Fitfest held
by Rhonda Spivak, March 15, 2017

VICKAR FAMILY ACQUIRES FORD DEALERSHIP ON MAIN ST. ACROSS FROM KILDONAN PARK
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2017

Editor's report: My Visit to Beit El, the Settlement to Which Donald Trump Donated $10,000 and For Which His Envoy David Friedman Raises Money.
by Rhonda Spivak, January 28, 2017

Rhonda Spivak in the Times of Israel - Could Israel lose the Dead Sea Scrolls?
by Rhonda Spivak, Jan 8, 2017

Pumpkinflowers: An Israeli Soldier’s Story by Matti Friedman-Reviewed by John Farber

Pumpkinflowers: An Israeli Soldier’s Story by Matti Friedman 2016 Penguin Random House Canada Ltd
by John Farber, January 29, 2017

A Passover story: From Amman to Jerusalem
by Rhonda Spivak, April 2, 2017

A UN Agency Encourages Children to Engage in Acts of War Struggle, Jihad and Martyrdom

in Schoolbooks Taught in UNRWA Schools in Jerusalem, the West Bank and Gaza, 2016-2017
Dr. Arnon Groiss and David Bedein, November 14, 2017

LARGEST GRADUATING CLASS IN OVER 100 YEARS OF JEWISH EDUCATION HAS A FANTASTIC EDUCATIONAL TRIP IN ISRAEL
by Rhonda Spivak June 18, 2017

Negev Gala honouring Rabbi Green with net Proceeds to World’s Jewish Museum a Huge Success
by Rhonda Spivak June 15, 2017

50th ANNIVERSARY OF SIX DAY WAR-REVISITING 1967 : THOUSANDS OF GERMANS WANTED TO SERVE IN THE ISRAELI ARMY

Prof Amnon Rubinstein: The Mistakes after the Victory
by Rhonda Spivak,posted June 5, 2017

5OTH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SIX DAY WAR : SHIMON PERES: PERSONALITIES PLAY A DECISIVE ROLE IN HISTORY
by Rhonda Spivak, June 4, 2017

Center of photo: Yoram Hamizrachi [East] with his reserve Paratroopers Unit 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF SIX DAY WAR: REMEMBERING YORAM EAST, A SOLDIER IN THE PARATROOPERS RESERVE BRIGADE THAT LIBERATED THE WESTERN WALL-“HAR HABAYIT BEYADEINU
by Rhonda Spivak, posted June 5th, 2017, originally written on June 23, 2011

Gearing up for Spring
by Maximum Impact Plus March 15, 2017

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

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

Editor's Special Report Over 50 Years After The Six Day War: My Visit to a A Rather Secret Palace in East Jerusalem on the Hill of Beans
by Rhonda Spivak, Sept 24, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

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Judaic Studies Courses at the University of Manitoba – Fall 2022 and Winter 2023
June 10, 2022

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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July 5,2024

IN MEMORIAM - RUTH (BABS) ASPER
July 4, 2024

LISTING OF FUNERALS
updated July 10, 2024

 


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