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Next week we will celebrate the liberation of our people from slavery to freedom as we sit around the Seder table on Passover night. On this holiday, we tend to focus our attention on the struggle between Moses and Pharaoh, and the enslavement of the Hebrews. But if we look at the story of our… » read more

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Les fêtes juives représentent plus que des réunions de famille ou des gueuletons. La plupart des gens ne se rendent pas compte de leur profonde importance spirituelle et de leur pertinence accrue dans nos vies actuelles. Les fêtes juives sont une trajectoire de la destinée de la nation, un électrocardiogramme de notre rythme cardiaque battant… » read more

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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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