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The Trust Spiral

Restoring faith in the media

Dear Prudence

A life of exuberance and eccentricity

Who’s Afraid of Alice Munro?

A long-awaited biography gives the facts, but not the mystery, behind this writer’s genius

Shira Herzog

Shira Herzog is a regular contributor on Israeli affairs to The Globe and Mail. Her father, Yaacov Herzog, was Israel’s ambassador to Canada from 1960 to 1963. She returned to Canada in 1974.

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Shira Herzog

Discovering a Homeland Abroad

How the Six Day War in Israel galvanized Canada’s Jews May 2011
In May 1967, as part of Expo ’67, Canada’s Jewish community proudly opened a Pavilion of Judaism that deliberately contained no mention of Zionism or Israel. The pavilion’s planners had taken pains to ensure no overlap with the official Israeli pavilion, which represented the young state as the “rebirth of a nation which, after 1900 years of…