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Press & Media

#HEW2014 Coverage: November 2-9, 2014

Monday, December 1, 2014
The Canadian Jewish News: 
When rescue is not collaboration

Sunday, November 23, 2014
Toronto Star: 
Sharing commitment to remember Holocaust

Sunday, November 16, 2014
The Varsity: Holocaust Education Week at U of T in review 

Friday, November 14, 2014
International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance: Annual Commemoration of 1938 November Pogrom in Toronto, Canada

Thursday, November 13, 2014
Canadian Jewish News: Righteous Gentile honoured for ‘heroic act’ - PDF

Museum Musings: ROM Genizot Exhibition Invokes Questions About Human Memory

Monday, November 10, 2014
OMNI TV (Italian): watch clip

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
CTV, an HEW media sponsor, covers Opening Night with Naomi Parness as emcee at the ROM. Watch

Friday, October 31, 2014


November 14, 2013

Kingston Whig-Standard: Inside the Holocaust
Holocaust survivor Nate Leipciger speaks to high school students at KCVI

November 13, 2013

The Cord: Story of Survival
Hillel Waterloo organized events for Holocaust Education Week

November 11, 2013

Shalom Life: Holocaust Education Week: 3500 Testimonies of Tragedy

November 10, 2013

CTV Toronto: Never forget: Holocaust survivor shares the dangers of hate - Faige Libman sharing her story with Naomi Parness

November 8, 2013

CTV News: Holocaust survivor urges GTA-area high school students to 'fight back' against bigotry - Alex Levin shares his story with high school students 

CJN: Sharing stories of forgotten gay victims

November 7, 2013

CBC Metro Morning: Mandolin Orchestra
Eric Stein of Ashkenaz speaks to Matt Galloway 

November 6, 2013

Shalom Life: Mandolin Orchestra Revives Pre-Holocaust Music

Richmond Hill Liberal and yorkregion.com: Second Showing of film Nicky’s Family added 

November 4, 2013

Canadian Jewish News: Holocaust survivors launch their memoirs

The Sheridan Sun: Holocaust survivors share their stories in Toronto

Humber News: Holocaust Education Week comes to Toronto

November 1, 2013

National Post: Photo exhibit of aging Holocaust survivors a reaffirmation of life, not death

October 30, 2013

CTV Toronto: Elderly man stuns young crowd with Holocaust survival story
Dana Levenson interviews Nate Leipciger

October 27, 2013

The Toronto Star: Holocaust Education Week about more than remembering: Marmur
Dow Marmur, Columnist

October 23, 2013

CJN: Holocaust Education Week to mark a number of key anniversaries

May 6, 2013

Shalom Life: Austrian-Born 20-Year-Old Spends Inspirational Year in Toronto

April 30, 2013

Financial Post: Toronto money manager Jenny Witterick now a best-selling author

April 11, 2013

Sun News: Remembering the Holocaust
(video featuring Vera Schiff and Carson Phillips)

April 9, 2013

Jewish Tribune: Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah From Resistance to Remembrance 

April 8, 2013

Canadian Jewish News: Solemn ceremony recalls victims of Shoah

Jewish Toronto Blog: Holocaust Remembrance Day Commemoration a Moving, Memorable Tribute

Shalom Life: Vaughan’s Joseph & Wolf Lebovic Jewish Community Campus Packed for Yom Hashoah V’Hagvurah

March 22, 2013

Shalom Life: Holocaust Remembrance Day Honours the Heroes of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising - This Year’s Ceremony Marks 70th Anniversary 

March 6, 2013

Northumberland View: Local News: TCS Students hear first-hand account from Holocaust survivor

January 31, 2013

Shalom Life: Canada Plays Integral Role in This Year’s International Holocaust Remembrance Day 

January 27, 2013

Sun News / Calgary Sun: Remembering the Holocaust
Carson Phillips joins Brian Dunstan to discuss International Holocaust Remembrance Day. 


April 19, 2012

Sun News Network: Keeping Holocaust Memories Alive

April 12, 2012

The Toronto Sun: Commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day

March 26, 2012

Tablet Magazine: Holocaust Imagery as Art


October 30, 2011

Legal Post: Holocaust Education Week features legal issues

October 28, 2011

National Post: ARC Ensemble makes sure what’s gone is not forgotten

June 6, 2011

Friday Night Magazine: Pictures of Resistance: Faye Schulman (Video)

February 3, 2011

Canadian Jewish News: Shoah education strengthened Cdn. Jewry: prof


November 11, 2010

Canadian Jewish News: Plan to canonize Pius XII called ‘highly political’   

Canadian Jewish News: Education called best way to refute Holocaust deniers (no link available yet).

Canadian Jewish News: Stories will keep holocaust messages alive, panel says (no link available yet).

Canadian Jewish News: Hillel launches exhibit at Queen's

November 10, 2010

CottageCountryNow.ca: Never forget, never lose hope

Jewish Tribune: Jewish women tell of surviving Holocaust on French farm

The Cord (Wilfred Laurier Newspaper): Survivor draws awareness

Blog Her: Holocaust Education Week in Canada

November 9, 2010

CP24: CP24 marks 30th anniversary of Holocaust Education Week, in addition to an hour-long special on HEW. Video to follow

King Township Sentinel: Rwanda speaker captures audiences’ attention at Seneca

CJN: Lodz-born rabbi celebrating 90th birthday 

Toronto Public Library: November blues are here but no need to fear

CP24 Facebook Page: CP24 is honouring our war vets with a 1 hour special on CP24. Thursday @ 9pm

Wagman Centre Newsletter: Join us for the 30th Annual Holocaust Education Week

November 8, 2010

CTV/Canada AM:  5 min piece, featuring Scott Miller and St. Louis survivor Lisa Avedon. 
Top Picks : S.S. St. Louis : Canada AM: A harrowing journey

This Day in Jewish History Blogspot: This Day, November 9, In Jewish History

The Hills Times Online: Holocaust Photo Exhibit

November 6, 2010

AM770: Author promotes Albania's heroic, little-known role rescuing Jews in WWII

CP24: Book promotes Albania's role rescuing Jews in WWII

November 5, 2010

InsideToronto.com: Memories of hope and murder

Ottawa West EMC: Renowned Israeli orchestra to make Canadian debut Nov. 9

Whole Note Magazine: Holocaust Education Week: Upcoming Events

November 4, 2010

The Windsor Square: 30th Annual Holocaust Education Week

The Welland Tribune: A knock on the door, an unforgettable moment

The Halifax Reader: We Who Survived - Holocaust Education Week 2010

India Times: Holocaust survivor speaks to Toronto students

German Consulate General: Time to Remember

Shalom Toronto: In Search Of Memory Lost

Shalom Toronto: “We Who Survived”

November 3, 2010

Jewish Tribune: Six-Day War ‘traumatized, galvanized’ Canadian Jewry

Toronto District School Board: Students learn lessons from the past from holocaust survivors  

Toronto Sun: Holocaust survivor speaks to Toronto students

USA Today:Holocaust survivor speaks to Toronto students

About.com:Toronto: Holocaust Education Week

York Region.com: Holocaust survivor shares memories from shipboard tragedy

November 2, 2010

CHUM FM: Holocaust Education Week

CTV News at 6 p.m. Holocaust survivor shares his story with school
Naomi Parness covered MANNY LANGER’s personal testimony at Oriole Park Public School

November 1, 2010

CBC Metro Morning Radio Show Matt Galloway spoke with holocaust survivor Pinchas Gutter. He will be telling his story throughoutHolocaust Education Week.  Listen (runs 7:30)

The Canadian Jewish News: Focus on survivors’ testimony 

Tyndale: Holocaust Education Week @ Tyndale

The National Post: Week of Remembering

Financial Post: We are liberated

Canadian Business Online: HOLOCAUST EDUCATION WEEK - OPENING NIGHT PROGRAM, TONIGHT

October 28, 2010 

The Canadian Jewish News: Survivor, researcher take journey into memory

Canada News WireHolocaust Education Week - November 1-9, 2010

Kulanu Toronto Blogspot: But I Was A Girl

History News Network: Arnold Reisman attends Toronto's Holocaust commemoration

October 27, 2010 

The Canadian Jewish NewsAlbania still has welcome mat out for Jews

 Jewish Tribune: Albania still has welcome mat out for Jews

October 24, 2010

Yorkregion.com : Variety of events in Thornhill mark Holocaust Education Week

October 21, 2010  
Yorkregion.com:  Holocaust-era refugee ship the focus of Richmond Hill discussion

The Canadian Jewish NewsConcert to honour survivors with uplifting music 

YLife (York University’s newsletter for students) : Holocaust Education Week will focus on survivors’ testimony