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Is freedom just for us?An injustice of epic proportion has occurred in our country, Canada, on our watch.  A lawyer by the name of Viktor Hohots took freedom away from...read more...
Canada failed the Pusuma familyWhen governments make policy errors, it can have a detrimental impact on society. Thankfully, policy can be changed. However, when policy affects a...read more...
Who speaks for the Jewish People?Last month, before the elections in Israel and at the time of the intense debate about Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to the U.S....read more...
Support should not be defined along partisan linesJewish communities across the world recently celebrated the Purim holiday.  The story of how political action saved the Jews of Persia, reminds...read more...
We may argue, but we all want to see Israel thriveIf you have friends or family in Israel, then it’s pretty likely your Facebook feed was filled last week with pictures (or selfies) of people...read more...
Anatomy of an election 'surprise'A few short days after surveys indicated that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu may lose his bid to be re-elected, his Likud party was alone...read more...
Eva and Batya, or why Israelis deserve a bakery breakThere’s something special about walking into a high-quality bakery – the aroma of baking, the stacks of breads and pastries. But more...read more...
Should we unmask poverty?By late Purim afternoon, I had heard the Megillah, distributed mishloach manot baskets and eaten the Purim meal. The final mitzvah to be done was...read more...
Standing up for the inclusion of allIt was welcome news for our Kulanu Toronto community when, at the end of February, we heard that Queers Against Israeli Apartheid (QuAIA) had...read more...
Israel's gap in Judaic studiesRabbi David Golinkin, renowned halachist and president of the Schechter Institute of Jewish Studies in Jerusalem, is a man with a mission: bridge the...read more...

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