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And Then Came Irma

Hurricane Irma came snipping at the heels of Harvey, swirling up the Floridian peninsula with catastrophic winds, rising seas, and pounding rain.Despite difficult conditions, emergency officials are working to assess the damage that has upended the lives of millions of people.Help us help the victims of Hurricane Irma…

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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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