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More Airlines Cancel Flights To Israel

CP | David Rising And Matthew Knight, The Associated Press | Posted 09.22.2014 | Canada Business

BERLIN - Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday cancelled more flights to Tel Aviv because of safety concerns amid the fighting be...

The Attack: A Film Well Worth Seeing

Shannon McClennan | Posted 11.05.2013 | Canada Alberta
Shannon McClennan

I love film. Foreign and documentary, quirky and Indie; I even enjoy the occasional Hollywood Box Office buster or blunder. But my favorite films are the ones you don't see coming; the ones you have to pay attention to; the ones that force you outside of a black-and-white comfort zone and into the "grey area". Films like The Attack.

'The Attack' looks at the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a personal lens

Grégory Kudish | Posted 10.13.2013 | Canada Impact
Grégory Kudish

The Attack, a movie by Ziad Doueiri, is the cinematographic adaptation of Yasmina Khadra's novel, recipient of numerous literary awards. It addresses several themes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict from a personal and a political perspective.

"Israel: Small in Size, Large in Culture"

Arsen Ostrovsky | Posted 08.03.2013 | Canada
Arsen Ostrovsky

"I'm a friend of the people and I love the country." That's the reason Zubin Mehta, maestro extraordinaire, gives for coming back to Israel each year ...

Calling Terror by its Rightful Name

Mike Fegelman | Posted 07.28.2013 | Canada
Mike Fegelman

Canadian and international media often shy away from using the word "terrorism" and its variants when discussing violence directed against Israelis, d...

There's Nothing Cruel About Neutering Your Pets

Karin Kloosterman | Posted 10.22.2012 | Canada Living
Karin Kloosterman

While going through a bout of religious enthusiasm myself, I took on the practice and decided to let my dog have puppies. I think I learned more about mammal reproduction in one morning of midwifing eight puppies than I did studying zoology for four years at the University of Toronto. But living with the puppies was a nightmare.

Israel and Haiti: More Than Their Politics

Martine St Victor | Posted 09.15.2012 | Canada Travel
Martine St Victor

When I tell people how much I love to vacation in Haiti, many look at me like I'm a crackhead. It's not unlike the reaction I got when my producing partner and I decided to produce a whole TV series on Israel. For too long, people have tried to oversimplify the complexities of both Haitian and Israeli politics. I'm not equipped to fully assess these complexities but I know this for sure: people are not their governments.