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Shmittah’s message in the Land of Israel – and beyond (Pt. 2)In my previous column, I looked at the upcoming shmittah year during which Israeli farmers and consumers are subjected to a multitude of restrictions...read more...
Judaism and organ donationIn a recent column, we looked at organ transplantation in Israel and the struggle to respect Judaism’s values of preserving life and the...read more...
The return of Zion won't be without pain and lossThe Talmud (Taanit) includes a long and fascinating story about a righteous man, Choni, the Circle Drawer. Through a complicated series of acts, he...read more...
Exploiting medicine to support terrorThe Lancet is ostensibly a “prestigious” medical journal published in London England, but behind this façade, it is a central...read more...
Trudeau and the Liberals are pandering to JewsFor many years, Jewish Liberal supporters have vigorously claimed that Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the Conservatives are pandering to the...read more...
On Gaza, there are many reasons I’m angryI’m angry about Gaza. Angry at Hamas scum who fire rockets at families. Angry at parents who ignore leaflets and text messages and let...read more...
The heartbreak of two homelandsIt's early Friday. My husband and I are bicycling through the lush Quebec countryside, rolling past fields of wild chamomile and gentle verdant...read more...
On Israel, we see nuance, they see guiltThe Gaza war has uncovered a great divide in how Israel is perceived. The decades-long Palestinian delegitimization campaign against Israel is...read more...
Shmittah, the Israeli economy and faith“You may plant your land for six years and gather its crops. But during the seventh year, you must leave it alone and withdraw from it....read more...
More than preaching to the choirIn writing High Holiday sermons, the goal is to find words of Torah that inspire congregants to act just a little bit differently Rabbi Adam Cutler...read more...

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