Going from brokenness to wholeness

This article was originally published in the Jewish Independent. The following remarks have been slightly modified from the original welcoming and closing addresses given at the Victoria Holocaust Remembrance and Education Society’s annual Kristallnacht Commemoration, which took place at Congregation Emanu-El on Nov 9. Shalom and welcome. Thank you all Read more…

Interacting with Genocide

This article was originally published in the Jewish Independent. A project of the Canada-Ukraine Foundation, the national educational tour about the Holodomor began in 2015 and has reached about 30,000 Canadian high school students so far. (photo by Pat Johnson) What constitutes a genocide? How many Ukrainians were murdered by Read more…