December 23, 2002 10:00am
Canadian Jewish students are so traumatized by campus anti-Semitism that they are frightened to speak out on behalf of Israel or even Judaism, according to a newspaper advertisement appearing in Canada’s most prominent newspaper.
December 17, 2002 10:00am
The students from Australia’s Moriah College, now touring North America, may represent the most unique musical program of any Jewish school in the world.
November 18, 2002 10:00am
Blocked by a court order from launching their anti-Israel diatribe from a Concordia University rostrum, a trio of speakers took their act to the streets of downtown Montreal.
September 4, 2002 9:00am
Largely due to the determined efforts of Canadian Jewish groups, Israel has changed its plans and will no longer close the Montreal consulate next month as a budgetary measure.
May 20, 2002 9:00am
A synagogue in Quebec City became the third Jewish house of worship in Canada attacked this year when a bomb exploded Sunday morning, causing no injuries.
April 25, 2002 9:00am
When the movie "Schmelvis: Searching for the King´s Jewish Roots" was the premiere event at the Toronto Jewish Film Festival last weekend, no one knew quite what to expect.
March 18, 2002 10:00am
A new Web site is making it easier for Montreal Jews to keep kosher.
October 15, 2001 9:00am
MONTREAL, Oct. 14 (JTA) — In the wake of the Sept. 11 terror attacks, Concordia University’s Student Union finds itself in hot water because of its 2001/2002 handbook. The soft-covered, spiral-bound agenda is titled “Uprising,” with the image of what appears to be a Muslim woman and the word “revolution” written in several languages on…
August 19, 2001 9:00am
MONTREAL, Aug. 19 (JTA) — Imagine being Jewish, elderly and poor, subsisting on a meager income from the sale of household items like soap or underwear. Add the fact you are alone and sick, and you have the ingredients for a nightmare — or just another day for some in Kiev, in the former Soviet…
July 31, 2001 9:00am
CHARLOTTETOWN, Prince Edward Island, July 30 (JTA) — Can a tiny Jewish community of no more than 50, in a Canadian province of 180,000, find happiness and Judaism during the High Holidays? If you’re one of the Jews of Prince Edward Island, the answer is a definite yes. One of Canada’s prettiest, smallest and poorest…
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