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Senator Jeff Flake and Frank Capra’s Vision of a Democratic America

When I watched Senator Jeff Flake’s speech a few days ago, it reminded me of Frank Capra’s movie Mr. Smith Goes To Washington. Like Senator Flake, Frank Capra and his collaborators were worried about the threats to our democratic traditions … Continue reading

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The Rescuers of Jews During the Holocaust

One of the groups that I most admire are those people who rescued Jews during the Holocaust. Ever since I watched Schindler’s list, I’ve been interested in learning more about them. I had written a blog about them 4 years … Continue reading

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