Tag Archives: social justice

This epsiode of Shtetl is all about great music with Yemen Blues singer Ravid Kahalani, and also a closer look at Idle No More with poet-activist Sandy Sjollema.

What are Israelis protesting? How is community advocacy in Montreal connected to the popular rise up in Israel this summer? Attend this public talk by Barbara Epstein to find out!

This week Shtetl celebrates strong women like Shifra and Puah (the heroic midwives of the Passover story), Montreal doula Rivka Cymbalist, band Pharoah’s Daughter and Sophie Tucker: The last of the red hot mamas.