is JTA's correspondent in Toronto. He was a reporter for the Canadian Jewish News for 20 years. He is currently a freelance writer for the Globe and Mail, Toronto Star, and Religion News Service in Washington. He has a journalism degree from Concordia University in Montreal and has been awarded both a Lilly and Gralla fellowship in religious journalism.
July 9, 2014 12:00pm
David Azrieli, a real estate developer with major holdings in Israel, including the three geometric towers in the middle of Tel Aviv, has died.
July 3, 2014 6:30am
Members of the haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor are slowly leaving Canada for Guatemala, effectively ending the group’s tumultuous situation in Quebec and Ontario.
June 24, 2014 4:40pm
Frank Dimant, the longtime head of B’nai Brith Canada who is well known in the country’s Jewish community, is stepping down.
June 23, 2014 12:17pm
The group Queers Against Israeli Apartheid will take part in this year’s Toronto Pride parade.
June 17, 2014 12:57pm
Canadians were evenly split in their support for Israel and the Palestinians, according to a new poll.
June 6, 2014 9:59am
A Canadian judge has invalidated the will of a man who bequeathed his estate to a U.S. neo-Nazi group.
June 5, 2014 5:40am
A leading Jewish advocacy group met last week with South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu to express concern at Tutu’s past statements on Israel.
May 27, 2014 3:35pm
A new report says Canada should investigate the activities of the Muslim Brotherhood.
May 26, 2014 2:39pm
The City of Ottawa will not close an art exhibit denounced by Israel’s embassy and the local Jewish community as a glorification of terror.
May 16, 2014 7:14am
A Canadian court upheld a ruling ordering the extradition to France of an Ottawa professor suspected of taking part in a deadly 1980 bombing of a Paris synagogue.
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