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"Klezmatize" Ceilidh Tour in Dunoon

By SCoJeC, April 10, 2013

The first stop on SCoJeC's six-city "Klezmatize" ceilidh tour was Dunoon, where twenty people happily danced the afternoon away to horas, hongas, freylechs, turkishers, khosidls, and kolomeykes.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13iv_klezmatize/dunoon.html

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"Klezmatize" Ceilidh Tour

By SCoJeC, April 10, 2013

Following the success, a few years ago, of our Kosher Ceilidh tour, SCoJeC invited "Klezmatize" to join us for the latest in our ongoing series of "Being Jewish in Scotland" events.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13iv_klezmatize/kezmatize.html

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MEMO 346

By SCoJeC, March 28, 2013

MEMO 346 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_346_29_march_2013.pdf

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SCoJeC News Update

By SCoJeC, March 25, 2013

Find out what's going on around Scotland by reading SCoJeC's latest news update!
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/update/13iii.pdf

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MEMO 345

By SCoJeC, March 21, 2013

MEMO 345 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_345_22_march_2013.pdf

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Klezmer Concert and Dance

By SCoJeC, March 21, 2013

Come and join SCoJeC for a klezmer concert and dance, and a discussion of the findings of our "Being Jewish in Scotland" project!
7 April: Dunoon
8 April: Inverness
9 April: Findhorn
10 April: Glasgow
11 April: Maybole
14 April: Dundee
For full details see http://www.scojec.org/noticeboard/noticeboard.html

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Consultation Response – Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill

By SCoJeC, March 19, 2013

SCoJeC has submitted a response to the Scottish Government consultation on the Marriage and Civil Partnership (Scotland) Bill.
http://www.scojec.org/consultations/2013/13iii_marriage_and_civil_partne...

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MEMO 344

By SCoJeC, March 18, 2013

MEMO 344 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_344_18_march_2013.pdf

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Intimidation on Campus: Communal Delegation meets Cabinet Secretary for Education

By SCoJeC, March 15, 2013

The meeting was arranged primarily to discuss concerns about the atmosphere of intimidation at Edinburgh University that had led to Jewish students terminating their studies early or not taking up offered places, and the inadequacy and insensitivity of the university’s response.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13ii_russell/russell.html

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SCoJeC event in Oban with author J David Simons

By SCoJeC, March 15, 2013

SCoJeC was welcomed back to Oban Library, where local Jewish, ‘Jew-ish’, and other interested people came to discuss the findings of our "Being Jewish in Scotland" project, and hear a talk from author J David Simons.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13iii_oban/oban.html

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MEMO 343

By SCoJeC, March 10, 2013

MEMO 343 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_343_11_march_2013.pdf

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Four Corners 37

By SCoJeC, March 10, 2013

The Pesach issue of SCoJeC's quarterly newsletter "Four Corners" is now out!
http://www.scojec.org/4cs/4cs.html

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Consultation Response – Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service draft Equality Outcomes

By SCoJeC, March 8, 2013

SCoJeC has submitted a response to the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service consultation on their Equality Oucomes.
http://www.scojec.org/consultations/2013/13iii_copfs.pdf

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Thought for the Day – BBC Radio Scotland

By SCoJeC, March 6, 2013

SCoJeC Director Ephraim Borowski presented "Thought for the Day" on BBC Scotland: "Justice and Civilised Society".
http://www.scojec.org/pov/tftd/tftd.html

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MEMO 342

By SCoJeC, March 3, 2013

MEMO 342 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_342_4_march_2013.pdf

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Purim with SCoJeC in Lochaline

By SCoJeC, February 25, 2013

Fourteen people attended SCoJeC's Purim party in Lochaline, organised by our first volunteer Local Ambassador, Linda Martin.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13ii_purim/purim.html

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MEMO 341

By SCoJeC, February 24, 2013

MEMO 341 A weekly overview of information of interest to minority ethnic communities in Scotland, including parliamentary activity at Holyrood and Westminster, new publications, consultations, forthcoming conferences and news reports.
http://www.scojec.org/memo/2013/memo_341_25_february_2013.pdf

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SCoJeC in Shetland

By SCoJeC, February 24, 2013

SCoJeC outreach worker Fiona Frank has been in Shetland to accompany photographer Judah Passow on his Creative Scotland funded project to make a photographic record of Jewish life in Scotland.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13i_shetland/shetland.html

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Antisemitic incident statistics 2012

By SCoJeC, February 24, 2013

Scotland is generally a welcoming place for Jewish people to live, as the findings of our Being Jewish in Scotland project showed, but it is important not to be too complacent, since the answer to a recent question in the Scottish Parliament gives cause for concern about the pattern of religious hatred in Scotland.
http://www.scojec.org/news/2013/13ii_hate_crime.html

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It's a hit! - in fact half a million hits!

By SCoJeC, February 19, 2013

Did you visit SCoJeC’s website last year, perhaps to read back issues of "Four Corners", participate in our "Being Jewish in Scotland" project, find out about events taking place around Scotland, use the interactive "Jewish Way of Life" teaching resource, or look something up in the "Guide to Jewish Facilities in Scotland"?

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