Saturday, January 31, 2015 Shevat 11, 5775

By:
Daniella Slon
A native South African, now working for the Jewish Federation of Greater Philadelphia, recalls her childhood and her longtime fascination with the late Nelson Mandela.
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By:
Abraham H. Foxman
Nelson Mandela, who died last week at 95, will always be recalled as a symbol of resistance to the racist policies of apartheid South Africa, a true hero of conscience. But he also will always have a special place in the memory of the Jewish community.
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One survivor appreciated the effort of Dec. 5's Editorial “A Necessary First Step” to raise awareness about mandating Holocaust education.
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An estimated 20 percent of North American Jewry is comprised of people with disabilities yet our Jewish institutions are still struggling to accommodate this population.
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A leader of the Soviet Jewry movement praises an article that brought back fond memories while another letter writer praises a rabbi's insights into a recent Torah portion.
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