Classi Lectures & Beth Tikvah Synagogue Toronto present Tour “Hare with the Amber Eyes” with Rena Tobey

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Jewish Museum's latest Exhibition "The Hare with the Amber Eyes" The exhibition that tells the story of the Ephrussi family—celebrated in the 2010 memoir and The New York Times bestseller of the same name by Edmund de Waal—and showcases the breadth and depth of their illustrious collection. The exhibition, on view at the Jewish Museum […]

Jewish History Through The Movies with Trudy Gold

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War Crimes Trials Series examining Hollywood's role in dealing with Jewish history and the Holocaust. We'll look at films such as Judgment at Nuremberg. Series includes: Hollywood Addresses Antisemitism – Wed. Jan. 12 Hollywood Addresses Antisemitism cont'd – Wed. Jan. 19 War Crimes Trials - Wed. Feb. 2 Ship of Fools and The Pawnbroker - […]

Free French Africa in World War II: The African Resistance

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Author Eric Jennings in conversation Only in recent years have historians rediscovered the critical role that French colonial troops played in the twentieth century's two world wars. What is perhaps still deeply under-appreciated is how much General de Gaulle's Free France drew its strength from 1940 to the middle of 1943 from fighting men, resources, […]