Discover Sandaraa, a new band from Lahore, Pakistan and Brooklyn. They are performing this Wednesday with Simja Dujov in Montreal. Visit: http://bit.ly/MJMFmtl
Dudu Tassa & the Kuwaitis are also playing in Montreal this week, on Thursday. Watch this video of a live performance. Great stuff. Visit: http://bit.ly/MJMFmtl
Looking for unique news from around the Jewish world? Well then, ‘Hey!’ is a curated, bi-weekly, Top-5 list of rad things happening from the previous two weeks. “LIKE” our Facebook Page to keep up-to-date with alternative Jewish news. By Haley Firkser HEY! Jewish News – August 1, 2014 1. beer in the... Read More →
In episode 8 of SILHOUETTES, we sit down with Jeff Finkelstein, perfectionist of all things culinary, and we talk about his latest endeavour, the Hof Kelsten bakery and deli.
There's a misconception that Jewish people look a certain way and that you either look Jewish or you don't based on certain characteristics constructed by society. This event made it very clear that Jews are just as difficult to define as fashion and therein lies the connection.
I was also really inspired by Mindy Pollak’s journey into becoming a municipal politician. In her Chassidic community, it is extremely rare for a woman to run for a political position. She was encouraged by one of her neighbors after a man in the neighborhood strategically skipped over the Jewish houses when he was trying to obtain votes.
This is a guest post by Lucie Lederhendler, a curator for Studio Béluga and the acting Educational Programs Manager at the Segal Centre. Recently, Studio Beluga was been invited to curate the visual arts exhibition in conjunction with the Cégep de Vieux Montréal’s biannual Quinzaine de la Culture festival, which... Read More →
The A Bit off the Top’s Jewish Cooking School organized an hour-long training session that really pushed the participants to the limit! The work out was a boot camp-like circuit training that included both strength-training and cardio exercises like jump squats and my personal nemesis, the burpie.
This is a guest post by Samara Perez She is a doctoral student in Clinical Psychology at McGill University, supervised by Dr. Zeev Rosberger, at the Jewish General Hospital. Her area of research focuses on understanding the psychosocial factors related to HPV vaccine decision-making. Anyone who knows me, knows that... Read More →