In an event commemorating the anniversary of Kristallnacht, or the Night of the Broken Glass, the Merrick Jewish Center is bringing in a speaker from Billings, Montana, Tammie Schnitzer, who served as a leader of a movement there to stop anti-semitism. After some anti-semitic acts in her home town, local citizens including non-Jews took action, placing Menorahs in their windows. Kristallnacht was a pogrom, or series of attacks, against Jews throughout Nazi Germany and parts of Austria on November 910, 1938, and is considered the beginning of the Holocaust...(November 9, 2010).Photo by Danny Ghitis
In an event commemorating the anniversary of Kristallnacht, or the Night of the Broken Glass, the Merrick Jewish Center is bringing in a speaker from Billings, Montana, Tammie Schnitzer, who served as a leader of a movement there to stop anti-semitism. After some anti-semitic acts in her home town, local citizens including non-Jews took action, placing Menorahs in their windows. Kristallnacht was a pogrom, or series of attacks, against Jews throughout Nazi Germany and parts of Austria on...
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