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  • Canadian Jewish groups help pass anti-poverty reform

    Jewish groups in Ontario helped enact an anti poverty law in the province, according to the Canadian Jewish News: Jewish groups and other social advocacy organizations are taking credit for helping to make the Ontario government’s Bill 152 — the Poverty Reduction Act — more responsive to community concerns. Specifically, they say that for the… More ▸

  • How’s the mood in Israel? Depends where you live

    Just as in the summer of 2006, when the northern part of the country huddled in bomb shelters during the Second Lebanon War and the rest of the country carried on with its business, a new war has come that affects Israelis — at least in part — according to geography. More ▸