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A rabbinic view of  human rights in Israel
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A rabbinic view of human rights in Israel

When Jews from around the world join hands with Palestinian Arabs in their annual fall olive harvest, it helps build co-existence and mutual understanding.

Sharyn Cadot (Photo: Kristine Berey)
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Remembrance Day: Widow of veteran continues the battle

During the weeks before her husband died at an over-crowded ER, Sharyn Cadot was “running around” to get petitions signed. She was desperately trying to gain admittance for her husband into full time care to Ste. Anne’s Hospital.

Claire Holden Rothman spoke about her novel My October at Books and Breakfast in 2014. (Photo: Barbara Moser)
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October crisis looms in Claire Holden Rothman novel

“There’s a discomfort around the October Crisis. People were killed, people got hurt, people got abducted.”

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McGill Chamber Orchestra: From l’Ermitage to Bourgie Hall

The McGill Chamber Orchestra once again kicks off its new season with Bach’s music.

Financial Fitness: Making good investment moves can be tricky
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Financial Fitness: Making good investment moves can be tricky

If you want to send your children or grandchildren to post-secondary school, retire comfortably and achieve other important life goals, you typically have to invest — it’s that simple.

The volunteer board
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The volunteer board

• Chabad Lifeline, a non-sectarian organization that supports individuals and their families affected by addictions, needs volunteers and receptionists. 514-738-7700 • YMCAs of Québec Residence needs aides to help with educational activities for children 3-5 and to supervise infants 12-24 months. 514-932-5353 X 2005 • Tel-Aide needs volunteers to become […]

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Legal Ease: Suing for material, moral, and punitive damages

A person who is hurt by the wrongful conduct of someone else and suffers physical, emotional or financial harm may want to sue for damages.

Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair
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Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair

After a two-year hiatus, The Unitarian Church of Montreal will hold its annual Fair Trade Craft Fair November 8, 10am to 4pm at 5035 de Maisonneuve W.

Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague
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Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague

The thrill of being in Leiden is that it is virtually pollution-free, not poisoned by carbon dioxide fumes from cars: people of all ages ride by on their sturdy bicycles or sail by in boats along the canals toting picnic lunches, babies, and family pets.

CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems
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CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems

The Leonard Cohen we know and love is back with the gift that keeps on giving: his magical way with words, his spiritual side, the music that flows therefrom, and that distinctive voice – limited in range, but deeply resonant.