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Restoring Siedleczka’s old Jewish cemetery

Profile: Margie Wolfe of Second Story Press

David Rome, an appreciation (Kayfetz)

Review of The 40s: The Story of A Decade (New Yorker)

Why Canada should admit Jewish refugees from Europe (1939)

New serial: The Girls I Might Have Married (1919)

Editorial: Ganging Up On Israel (Tely 1969)

Archivist of Gothomania: Portrait of Walter Winchell (1936)

Wife versus Secretary: Stenographers hold the mirror to wives (1922)

The Man Who Would Be Messiah (Schneerson) (1999)

“KENNEDY SHOT” — First news hits Toronto (1963)

“Mashers I Have Met” — Toronto Girl Tells All (1913)

Emma Goldman, Toronto’s anarchist guest (1926)

Influx of poor Hebrews causes problem (1891)

Furor over United Church pastor-editor (1969)

A shocker: Mother & babe held at US-Canada border for two weeks (1931)

Secular Humanism: Jews without God

20,000 gawkers swarm Bessie Starkman funeral, 1930

The Falsified Passports Affair: a classical dialogue (Middle East intrigue)

At 100, Bogolmony maintains positive outlook (Gasner)

Toronto’s Tom Sandler, photographer to the Royals

Israeli infiltrated Germany’s neo-Nazi movement

Egyptian-born Jewish grandfather returns to Egypt

Two books on the Jews of Montreal

An organization that redeems lost Jews

(News) Canada outlaws Hezbollah (2002)

Profile: Deepak Chopra, growth-industry guru

Hubble: Universe in a Mirror

The Bible and modern cosmology in perfect harmony

(Cootes Paradise) Paradise now: a wetland called Cootes

(Dan Bahat) Archaeologist devotes life to study of Jerusalem

(Dead Sea Scrolls) After a half century, Dead Sea Scrolls coming into the light

HISTORY

Review: Two Days in June, by Andrew Cohen (JFK presidency) (2014)

Canada’s 400th birthday — and Toronto at 100 (1934)

Re-enacting the War of 1812 near Long Point

Moses Montefiore, a man of his people

A Jewish homeland on Grand Island, 1825

WARTIME / HOLOCAUST  

Ottawa prof wins Yad Vashem prize for Holocaust research (2014)

Canadian Parliament Hears of Polish Atrocities (1919)

Book review: The Dentist of Auschwitz

Good ship Paducah smuggled Jews to Palestine 

My Grandfather’s Gallery: A Family Memoir of Art and War

Review: The Gershwins & Me, by Michael Feinstein

Jerry Gray still traveling with Travellers

RebbeSoul music is soulful, spiritual

Orchestrating the American Dream (Bernstein family saga)

Moonlight, romance and Jewish songwriters

A compendium of Canadian Jews in the arts

PERSONAL 

The House of the Living (fiction by Bill Gladstone)

A remembrance on Remembrance Day

Bathurst Manor memory: frog hunting in the creek

My search for the sculptor Glicenstein and other Glicenstein ‘cousins’

An encounter with David Cronenberg

My day in court; or, Every dog has his day

Swept away at Niagara Falls: a cautionary tale

How not to cross the Allenby Bridge

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