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During her speech at the Council of Europe, in commemoration of the Holocaust, Mrs. Braden Golay, president of the European Union of Jewish Students (EUJS), reiterated the promise many of us make on this date each year: “Never again!” Watching her, I realized how little we know about keeping the Holocaust from reoccurring. The wave… » read more

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Special Unity Event in Paris

I’d like to share with you a report I received on a special event of unity and friendship that my students carried out last week in Paris, France. These students created an association called “Circulaires Solutions,” which offers to go to places and give free activities that include social games, workshops on various topics, clips,… » read more

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On September 26, 2014, BBC News published a story titled, “Islamic State crisis: ‘3,000 European jihadists join fight.’” Many more reports appeared in Western media outlets at the time, asking why ISIS was so appealing to young Western Europeans. Did these young men and women leave for the Middle East because they had suddenly developed… » read more

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