VIDEO: Sarah Ferdman Tauben has pored over historic maps and sepia-toned photos to pinpoint Montreal’s early synagogues. She tells the fascinating story of her search.
One hundred years ago, a fraternity revoked a local chapter’s charter to avoid admitting Jews. Fifty years later a Jewish detective was shot in a hotel stake-out.
Far from the invincible heroes of Hollywood or the fixers of popular imagination, noir protagonists are usually pathetic, marginal figures.