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Facing Our History and Each Other After Charlottesville

Originally published in the Commercial Appeal.Facing History and Ourselves is an international educational non-profit dedicated to erasing bigotry and racism around the globe. They are funded in part by your gifts to Memphis Jewish Federation’s Annual Community Campaign. By Michele Becton and Efraim WienerMichele Becton is…

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Upstanders Mural: Extraordinary Memphians

Photos and some text taken from the Memphis Daily News.Nina Katz, Lucy Tibbs and Rev. Billy Kyles are among the social justice figures in Memphis history honored in a new Downtown mural unveiled on Tuesday, Nov. 22.Katz is one of a few Jewish Mempians honored in the mural…

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