|CUPW sues Wiesenthal CEO Benlolo, Sun Media for defamationTORONTO — One of Canada’s largest unions is suing Sun Media Corp. and Avi Benlolo, president and CEO of Friends of Simon Wiesenthal...read more...|
|Canada, Israel hold talks to update free trade pactTwo-way trade in merchandise between Canada and Israel stood at $1.2 billion as of the end of October 2014, but there’s always room to do more...read more...|
|DINNER OF MIRACLES: Nazi's son details his path to JudaismTORONTO — Bernd Wollschlaeger, the keynote speaker at the 10th annual Dinner of Miracles on Dec. 11, brought a hushed silence to the room of...read more...|
|New beit din vows to help agunot secure divorcesTORONTO — A newly formed rabbinic court aims to dramatically reduce “the scourge” of women who can’t receive a religious...read more...|
|Academics debate Jewish nation-state billAbout 300 listeners tuned in Dec. 10 to hear academics Yoram Hazony and Mira Sucharov square off in an impassioned debate about Israel’s...read more...|
Jewish quartet clash on the beach in Argentina
It wasn’t too long ago that the beach volleyball duo of Josh Binstock and Sam Schachter were new to the Canadian and world beach scenes. Not...read more...
Israeli hoopster Gal Mekel back in NBA with New Orleans Pelicans
Gal Mekel, the second Israeli to play in the NBA, has signed with the New Orleans Pelicans.
Mekel played for the Pelicans on Saturday in a...read more...
Canadian-born ump promoted baseball in Israel
Israel’s baseball community suffered an unexpected blow last week when Canadian-born Howard Osterer collapsed and died while umping a...read more...
Israeli baseball project seeks Canadian help
In Israel, soccer is the undisputed No. 1 sport, followed by basketball. After that you’ve got tennis, maybe swimming. And cycling seems to...read more...