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Standing Up to Anti-Semitism

February 23, 2017

It happened again. Last Monday, at least ten Jewish Community Centers (JCC) around the U.S. received bomb threats. In 2017 alone, 54 Jewish community centers in 27 states and one Canadian province have received dozens of bomb threats. Thank God, all have been false alarms.

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Yael’s Corner
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The Diagnosis That Changed My Family's World

February 24, 2017

Yael Ecks is the mom of four children, the youngest of which, her son Shimmy, was born just last year. While she was pregnant, Yael learned that Shimmy has clubfoot, news that sent her family on an emotional journey. Parents magazine recently shared Yael’s story – and the lessons she’s learned along the way.

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