The Canadian Jewish News Les voyages en Israël du Centre Expérience juive 2017-06-28T20:30:11.000000000+00:00 Le Centre Expérience juive de Montréal, fondé et dirigé par le Rabbin Dov Harrouch, propose plusieurs voyages estivaux en Israël. The post Les voyages en Israël du Centre Expérience juive appeared first on The Canadian Jewish News. Diaspora reacts to Kotel and conversion decisions 2017-06-28T20:28:16.000000000+00:00 Canadian Jews across the denominational spectrum reacted with anger and frustration to two decisions by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government that will give the ultra-Orthodox more power over the Western Wall and conversions. The post Diaspora reacts to Kotel and conversion decis... Russian-speaking camps are unlike traditional Jewish ones 2017-06-28T18:24:18.000000000+00:00 Toronto’s J. Academy, a relatively new camp created for young Russian-speaking Jews, participated in the annual Cornerstone Fellowship Conference recently, joining a network of over 3,600 alumni from North America and Israel. The post Russian-speaking camps are unlike traditional Jewish ones app... A Taste of Russia introduces Russian culture to Canadians 2017-06-28T12:55:07.000000000+00:00 The annual Taste of Russia festival, which took place on June 11, is only in its second year, and is already one of the biggest Russian events in Toronto. The post A Taste of Russia introduces Russian culture to Canadians appeared first on The Canadian Jewish News. The Jackson Pollock of jazz 2017-06-27T17:46:38.000000000+00:00 Marilyn Lerner will be performing at the TD Toronto Jazz Festival on June 28. The post The Jackson Pollock of jazz appeared first on The Canadian Jewish News. Your daily spiel for Tuesday, June 27 2017-06-27T15:51:42.000000000+00:00 In today's spiel: Bernie Sanders and his wife Jane have lawyered up for the investigation into Jane's alleged bank fraud; young rabbi found dead in his bed at Satmar summer camp; HIAS and ADL decry Supreme Court decision. The post Your daily spiel for Tuesday, June 27 appeared first on The Canad... The Kotel should not be the private playground of Orthodox Jews 2017-06-27T15:04:17.000000000+00:00 The Israeli government took a historic step a few years ago. But like many other things in Israel, it has allowed the Orthodox fringe and some in Zionist religious circles to dictate policy. The post The Kotel should not be the private playground of Orthodox Jews appeared first on The Canadian Je... Toronto filmmaker has a lot of chutzpah 2017-06-27T13:43:55.000000000+00:00 With a long list of films, mostly documentaries from a myriad of different genres and a great deal of awards, it seems that Igal Hecht is the only person who can get away with calling his company Chutzpa Productions and still be taken seriously. The post Toronto filmmaker has a lot of chutzpah ap... Your daily spiel for Monday, June 26 2017-06-26T18:37:03.000000000+00:00 In today's spiel: Kosher meat prices slated to rise; Israeli government suspends agreement for egalitarian prayer section at Western Wall; women with Star of David flags asked to leave Chicago Dyke March. The post Your daily spiel for Monday, June 26 appeared first on The Canadian Jewish News. Al-Quds Day rally takes place in Toronto 2017-06-26T17:57:25.000000000+00:00 The annual Al-Quds Day march and rally in Toronto made its way from Queen’s Park to the American consulate on Saturday. The post Al-Quds Day rally takes place in Toronto appeared first on The Canadian Jewish News.