Doris is a multimedia journalist with many years of experience. She has worked in radio, television and print journalism and writes on a variety of topics, especially the crucial issues in Canadian and Jewish life.
Past Life is a haunting, mystery-thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat. Emotionally wrenching, it has indelible characters and true suspense. Deftly layered, it is also a story of loss, love and how the past shapes the present. Complex and deeply moving.
The UN Security Council recently approved a resolution demanding that Israel halt its construction in Judea, Samaria and Jerusalem. The US abstained from voting, thus ensuring its passage. According to PM Netanyahu, the Obama administration “initiated it, stood behind it, coordinated the wording and demanded that it be passed.” Kerry in his final speech even referred to Judea and Samaria ...
Antonio Guterres, 67, former Portuguese prime minister, became the ninth UN chief at a ceremony on Monday at the United Nations. Between 2005 to 2015 he was UN High Commissioner for Refugees and was voted in by acclamation. He takes over from Ban Ki-moon on January 1, 2017.
For too long, the Israeli Armed Forces, the IDF, has been the target of slander and vilification. They have been unjustly condemned by NGO’s, campus anti- Israel organizations, local leaders and academic figures outside of Israel.
Israel’s latest television sensation is Fauda; a political-thriller television series on Netflix that will leave you breathless and sleepless. You will be riveted to the screen. Fauda, which means chaos in Arabic, has become so popular in Israel that its actors can’t walk down the street without being stopped by fans, according to the Times of Israel.
Like “Lawrence of Arabia” John Henry Patterson was an Anglo -Irish outsider who believed that the Jews had a right to reconstitute their nation in the land of Israel and was an avid supporter of the 1917 Balfour Declaration. In l922, it became the basis for an act if international law which granted Palestine the homeland of the Jewish people ...
A story-telling odyssey, full of songs – First Channukah in Kanata (1759), by Allan Merovitz, actor, singer, storyteller. Allan tells the story of Aaron Hart, often known as the first Jew in Canada, with traditional Channukah songs.