Thursday, August 28, 2014 Elul 2, 5774
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Ben Harris, JTA
Tad Taube, a successful San Francisco businessman and philanthropist, has been directing considerable resources towards efforts to revive Jewish life in Poland, including the recent opening of the multi-million dollar Museum of the History of the Polish Jews.
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JTA
An auction of the 500-piece Judaica collection owned by philanthropist Michael Steinhardt was the "most valuable auction of Judaica ever held," Sotheby's said.
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Judith Leiber’s career has taken her from the Budapest Ghetto to the White House
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Judith Leiber reflects on a remarkable life that has encompassed surviving the Holocaust, creating the iconic handbag company that bears her name and witnessing the opening of a museum devoted to her craft.
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We could all learn a thing or two from our rebellious ancestors
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More and more people are learning to interpret — and draw inspiration from — those biblical figures who said 'no' to the status quo.
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Defiance: A commemoration of the Jews who took part in the 1943 uprisings
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The story of Jewish resistance is an undertold part of the Holocaust. The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising was just one of several instances when the Jews rose up.
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