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Author tells unsung story of Jewish NBA giant

Author tells unsung story of Jewish NBA giant

Matt RobinsonJNS.org Baseball Hall-of-Famers Hank Greenberg and Sandy Koufax are household names both in their sport and in the pantheon of Jewish professional athletes....

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Azrieli Foundation publishes new Holocaust memoirs

Azrieli Foundation publishes new Holocaust memoirs

When the late real estate developer and philanthropist David J. Azrieli established the Azrieli Series of Holocaust Survivor Memoirs nine years ago, its mission...

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TD gift launches library’s young adult collection

TD gift launches library’s young adult collection

TD Bank Group has presented the Jewish Public Library (JPL) of Montreal with a generous gift of $50,000 in honour of the its 100th anniversary. This gift has allowed...

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The Real Shlomo Carlebach unveiled in rabbi’s new book

The Real Shlomo Carlebach unveiled in rabbi’s new book

Zalman Alpert MA. MS.Special to the Tribune The famed philosopher Ludwig Wittgenstein said “philosophy puts everything before us and neither explains or deduces...

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Traces of what was

Traces of what was

Jody Fegelman Through the fall of 1943 and into the winter and spring of 1944, Steve Rotschild and the other children were free to roam the passages and stairwells...

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