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Ani Ma'amin / I Believe - Shemini Atzeret 5778

We are in difficult times. Wildfires. Hurricanes. A horrific mass shooting. A president who thrives on insults and can’t distinguish between Nazis and “fine people.” 1,461 more words


"Everything Must Be Told and Written Down"

Laura Jockusch,  Collect and Record: Jewish Holocaust Documentation in Early Postwar Europe  (Oxford University Press, 2012).

Laura Rockusch has performed a inspiring service in producing her book, Collect and Record. 404 more words

Jewish Tradition

When It Comes to My Novel, Dear Layla Welcome to Palestine, Elie Wiesel Took the Words Right out of My Mouth

I no longer see literature as an art or entertainment. For me literature must fulfill a certain mission in categories of history and justice. Literature is the art of correcting injustices. 57 more words


Why I Am Writing.

I never thought I’d grow up with an interest to write…. anything. I used to be a computer-engineering major in college. Numbers were my friend and tutoring girls in mathematics seemed like the easiest way to get close to them. 900 more words


Happy Birthday, Elie Wiesel!

Eliezer “Elie” Wiesel KBE ( September 30, 1928 – July 2, 2016) was a Romanian-born American Jewish writer, professor, political activist, Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor. 99 more words


September 30: Happy Birthday Monica Bellucci and Michael Powell

Italian actress and model Monica Bellucci is turning 53 today.  She began modeling in her teens and has continued working in the field alongside her career as an actress.  1,309 more words

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