The Canadian Jewish year in review—a podcast conversation to cap 2021

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What were the biggest Canadian Jewish stories of 2021? What did readers of The Canadian Jewish News care about? What stories transcended the community?

In a special end-of-year episode of our weekly current affairs podcast, Bonjour Chai, host Avi Finegold sits down with Yoni Goldstein, editor and CEO of The Canadian Jewish News, to discuss the year’s most popular stories and recurring themes.


Bonjour Chai is hosted by Avi Finegold, Ilana Zackon and David Sklar. Michael Fraiman is the producer. Andre Goulet is the technical producer. Our theme music is by Socalled. The show is a co-production from The Jewish Learning Lab and The CJN, and is distributed by The CJN Podcast Network. Find more great Jewish podcasts at