France often tries to escape its less glorious history, yet even during the debate this spring, between the future President Macron and the contender for his throne to be, Marine Le Pen, the issue of the Vichy regime was tabled for a minute or two. 465 more words
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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man was arrested and charged Thursday with scrawling a swastika and an anti-Semitic slur onto a garage on Staten Island. 138 more words
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — For the second time in a week, a south shore neighborhood on Staten Island has been hit with hate and targeted with racist graffiti. 340 more words
The world crashed down before I even had my first cup of coffee, before actually I had even turned the coffee maker on. We had only donned slippers and robes moments before, just out of bed, I’m not sure I have even visited the bathroom yet, surely I must have or I would have lost control of that function right there on the steps as my grandson uttered hate speech. 1,035 more words
My 10-year-old tells me he likes attending Friday night services at our synagogue because of the cookies served afterward.
Despite his eating more than the two or three treats we’ve agree on beforehand, I’m glad he’s also digesting important lessons about community values by being there. 1,173 more words