Interview with Barbara Sasser

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By Susan Kandell Wilkofsky Below is the transcript of my interview with Galveston resident Dr. Barbara Sasser, the granddaughter of Alex Frieder. Prior to the release of “Quezon’s Game,” a…

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Abbott’s no-refugee stance irks advocates

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By James Russell Special to the TJP Faith leaders nationwide expressed dismay at Gov. Greg Abbott’s decision to deny resettlement for new refugees earlier this month. Abbott, a Republican, said…

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International Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Photo: Joel Schwitzer Governor Abbott, AJC Dallas Regional Director Joel Schwitzer and members of the Texas Diplomatic Corps. Gov. Abbott mentions Commission on Anti-Semitism, Holocaust Education Week and adopting international…

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Celebrate Special Needs Awareness Month with JFS

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Photo: Lorraine Friedman Leading Shabbat B’Yachad services are Temple Emanu-El’s Director of Learning and Innovation Rabbi Amy Ross, Institute of Southern Jewish Life Fellow Margo Wagner, song leader Ian Simpson…

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Around the Town: Denis Benjamin, Matt Nover

Inspired by nature: Denis Benjamin’s Images Dr. Denis Benjamin’s professional focus, curiosity and enthusiasm have propelled him on a journey of discovery, learning and appreciation for nature’s beauty, bounty and…

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