MONTREAL Montreal police are investigating a three-year-old video that shows an imam at a local mosque calling on Allah to “destroy the accursed Jews” and to kill them “one by one.” The video, which went viral after being released Feb. 8 onto social media, appeared less than three weeks after six Muslim worshippers…
MONTREAL (JTA) — A McGill University student leader who advised on Twitter to “punch a Zionist today” is refusing to resign or retract the comment amid rising Jewish anger on campus against him. Council member Igor Sadikov did not relent at what was described as a “tense” meeting of the student union legislative council on Thursday. According to witnesses…
Deli Sokolow owner Shayne Gryn closed his doors, filed for bankruptcy and left his staff furious about lots of lost wages.
Justice Louise Provost will be delivering her verdict today on whether former Montreal mayor, Michael Applebaum, is guilty or innocent of extortion.
(JTA) — Near, far — wherever you are — Schwartz’s is known for being one of Montreal’s oldest and most storied Jewish delis. Its famed smoked meat — a subtly different cousin of pastrami — has attracted scores of customers since it opened in 1928.
If there is one message that I can send to prospective Jewish students who are considering McGill, it is to come.
Measuring quality of Jewish life on campus solely on perceived anti-Zionist rhetoric is immensely reductionist.
A Montreal theater is reviving Mel Brooks’s anti-fascist satire “The Producers” in the creator’s own mameloshn, or mother tongue.
Opening this month, the Museum of Jewish Montreal — located in a traditional Ashkenazi neighborhood — is the brainchild of Zev Moses who’s been running an online version of the museum for half a decade.
MONTREAL (JTA)—After being barred from entering Canada, controversial French comic Dieudonne M’bala M’bala still managed to present a show in Montreal — via video link. Some 600 tickets reportedly were bought up by loyal fans of the man convicted multiple times in France and Belgium for hate speech, anti-Semitism, Holocaust denial, and defending terrorism. They…