Based on social media activity and the accounts of those who know him, Alexander Bissonnette appears to have far-right, anti-immigrant sympathies.
Gillian Rosenberg, the Canadian-Israeli Jewish woman rumored to have been captured by Islamic State jihadists, posted a message on Facebook that she was safe.
Irwin Cotler, a Canadian-Jewish lawmaker, expressed his pleasure at being banned by Russia.
A controversy-courting Jewish television host apologized for a rant against the Roma people.
The Jewish Canadian singer Drake won a Grammy Award, his first, for Rap Album of the Year.
Jewish Montreal is celebrating the swearing-in of the city’s first-ever Jewish mayor. Michael Applebaum is also the first non-French speaker to hold the post in a century.
Michael Applebaum, 49, won a City Council vote to serve as interim mayor for a year, with a promise not to run in the next municipal election, which is slated for November 2013.
‘Iliahi Ridge Trail with the Hawaiian Trail and Mountain Club (HTMC): Hike #5
Canadian poet A.M. Klein struggled with the dilemma of writing in English. Namely, how he could continue to claim a place in the Jewish tradition?
The Jewish World War II veteran’s beret was not much different from the one other Canadian veterans wear, except for one thing. It had a Star of David sewn onto the front.