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

Jul 19, 2017 7:30 PM Reviews

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Soufi's

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

Jun 12, 2017 1:02 PM Food & Drink 2 Comments

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

Jun 8, 2017 5:34 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog

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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 more

Apr 13, 2017 12:22 PM News 1 Comments

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. more

Dec 21, 2016 6:47 PM News

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 more

Dec 20, 2016 8:09 AM News 2 Comments

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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 more

Nov 30, 2016 3:36 PM Food 3 Comments

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“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." more

Nov 22, 2016 4:01 PM News

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

Nov 16, 2016 1:12 PM Art

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

Nov 14, 2016 11:26 AM News

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

Oct 18, 2016 10:10 AM Food

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

Jan 7, 2016 3:37 PM News

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. more

Dec 23, 2015 5:38 PM News

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

Dec 9, 2015 6:57 PM News

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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 more

Dec 1, 2015 4:55 PM News 1 Comments

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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 more

Nov 26, 2015 4:42 PM Think Free: The NOW Toronto blog 2 Comments

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 more

Nov 2, 2015 8:00 AM News 5 Comments

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 more

Sep 13, 2015 8:00 AM News

PM promises to do "more of everything" to bring more Syrians fleeing war to Canada after lifeless body of drowned three-year-old Alan Kurdi shocks the world – meanwhile hundreds of nationals already here face deportation more

Sep 8, 2015 10:54 AM News 1 Comments

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