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.
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.
May 12, 2014 12:50pm
A team that includes renowned architect Daniel Liebeskind was chosen to create a national Holocaust monument in Ottawa.
May 12, 2014 5:58am
Some three dozen members of the haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor apparently are living in a small shack in Guatemala after fleeing Canada.
April 16, 2014 6:26am
The haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor has successfully appealed a ruling to place 14 children in foster care in Quebec.
April 13, 2014 8:11am
Anti-Semitic incidents decreased slightly in Canada in 2013 over the previous year, but cases of vandalism rose “significantly,” according to B’nai Brith Canada.
April 6, 2014 1:14pm
Three members of the haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor have been ordered deported to their native Israel.
April 2, 2014 3:38pm
Canadian border security officials raided the compound of the fringe haredi Orthodox sect Lev Tahor and arrested seven members.
March 30, 2014 5:48am
A scam targeting Jewish Holocaust survivors in Canada claims they are entitled to a share of a $75 million fund and asks for a large fee in return.
March 25, 2014 2:03pm
Irwin Cotler, a Canadian-Jewish lawmaker, expressed his pleasure at being banned by Russia.
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