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Vancouver school apologizes after banning Hanukkah

Vancouver school apologizes after banning Hanukkah

Vancouver School Board apologizes after local elementary school blocks Hanukkah decorations but allows Christmas trees.Ben Ariel, 12/12/2017 05:36
JNF: We were uncomfortable sponsoring Nini concert

JNF: We were uncomfortable sponsoring Nini concert

After pulling sponsorship of Achinoam Nini Vancouver concert, JNF explains it was concerned over her past comments.Ben Ariel, 26/02/2016 04:43
Canadian community sponsors Syrian refugees

Canadian community sponsors Syrian refugees

God tells us 36 times in the Bible to "recall when we were stranger in a foreign land." Canadian Jews have a moral imperative to help.Raphael Poch, 13/12/2015 20:59
JDL Turns to Crowdfunding for Vancouver Trip

JDL Turns to Crowdfunding for Vancouver Trip

The Jewish Defense League of Canada has started a crowdfunding campaign for a trip to Vancouver, to protest an anti-Semitic group.Dalit Halevi, Yaakov Levi, 08/04/2015 16:13
Pro-Israel Campaign Launch in Vancouver

Pro-Israel Campaign Launch in Vancouver

StandWithUs will place pro-Israel posters in Vancouver Skytrain stations to counter recent anti-Israel posters.Kochava Rozenbaum , 11/10/2013 08:28
Anti-Israel Ad Campaign Hits Vancouver's Buses

Anti-Israel Ad Campaign Hits Vancouver's Buses

The transit ads were produced by 7 Vancouver based organizations whose goal is to propagate "ongoing punishment of the Palestinian people."Kochava Rozenbaum , 30/08/2013 09:12
Jewish, Asian Graves Vandalized in Vancouver

Jewish, Asian Graves Vandalized in Vancouver

Dozens of Jewish and Asian headstones and memorials in a Vancouver cemetery were vandalized this week.Chana Ya'ar, 31/07/2012 21:09
Canadian Minister Supports Israeli-Owned Store

Canadian Minister Supports Israeli-Owned Store

Minister Jason Kenney personally comes to visit a Vancouver store which sells Israeli products and has been the subject of protests.Elad Benari, Canada, 24/02/2012 23:39
Canadian Jews Fight Boycott Attempts

Canadian Jews Fight Boycott Attempts

Vancouver's Jews to fight back against pro-Arab groups who are calling for boycotts of Israeli products.Elad Benari, 20/02/2012 05:43