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Natalia Manzocco

Paramount Fine Foods CEO throws support behind the family-run Syrian cafe, which was shuttered this week due to death threats Read more

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Natalia Manzocco

Cafe opened by Syrian immigrants closes in the face of death threats after the owner's son was filmed with group confronting an elderly woman at an anti-Bernier rally Read more

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Essential doc tracks a deepening conflict while underlying the power of the camera Read more

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The owners of the city’s first Syrian café hope to remind newcomers of Syrian food and culture Read more

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The app combines aspirations with job experience to build real, attainable career paths for new Canadians Read more

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America has long been a rogue state, and its current president's recent order to attack Syria will do nothing but bring the world closer to Armageddon Read more

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There are still nearly 2,000 refugees in Lifeline’s caseload waiting to be helped, and their refugees claims can’t be submitted to the government until they’re matched with sponsors. Read more

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It’s reassuring to think that U.S. voters were somehow duped into electing a madman because the alternative explanation — that Americans support what Trump says and does — is just too frightening Read more

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After the success of The Depanneur's weekly dinners, Mirvish Village developer Westbank steps up to sponsor a Syrian brunch event at Butler's Pantry Read more

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Vivien Fellegi

“They made me feel like this is my second home,” says Syrian newcomer Zouvik Baghjajian. “And they helped me to take a step into the future." Read more

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Experts probe Mideast history in new exhibition at the Aga Khan Read more

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The prospects for world peace are about to get more terrifying Read more

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Aga Khan's restaurant rolls out all-Syrian menu Read more

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Organizers of an on online fundraiser plan to publish a free Welcome to Toronto colouring book in February Read more

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In certain ways, the world got worse this year. But in other respects, there was gradual tiptoeing toward justice and compassion, reasons to have hope amid the greater unease. Read more

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I'm also a Governor General's Award winner because of the kindness shown my family by Canadians like "Ong Bob" Read more

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The Clothing Drive

The volunteer-run Clothing Drive is hoping to raise $10,000 to secure a new space to store 900 bins of donated clothing Read more

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A community dinner, literary event, and choral performance are just a few events raising money for the resettlement of Syrian refugees in Canada Read more

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Groups across the country come together to resettle Syrian families in a phenomenon the likes of which hasn’t been seen since the Vietnamese crisis of the late 1970s Read more

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No one can turn away from the enormity of our collective failure to help those fleeing war – it now stares us in the face in the form of the lifeless body of a toddler Read more

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