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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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Community Conquers Hate

 About the authors: Richard Sandler is chair of the Board of Trustees and Jerry Silverman is president and CEO of The Jewish Federations of North America Throughout history, we’ve had to respond to those bent on destruction. When the Second Temple was destroyed and Jerusalem was burning…

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JCP Staff Spotlight: Melinda Lejman

Many readers know the Jewish Community Partners staff through our work. In this series, you’ll hear from members of the team in their own words, sharing more of the story of who we are. Melinda Lejman (pronounced laymen)Israel@70 Project CoordinatorBirthplace: Proud Native MemphianCollege/Graduate school…

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