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Author Valery Dunaevsky is Today’s Honoree for Monday March 14th, 2016

Since 2005, the United Nations has designated Jan. 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The day pays tribute to the six million Jews and five million non-Jews who were killed in the genocidal actions during World War II. In his … Continue reading

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Journalist Boris Fishman is Today’s Honoree

Boris Fishman was born in Minsk, in the former Soviet Union, in 1979, and emigrated to the United States in 1988. His journalism, essays, and criticism have appeared in The New Yorker, The New York Times Magazine and Book Review, … Continue reading

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