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Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau County Presents “Dirty Jewess: Testimony by a Child of Auschwitz

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The Holocaust Memorial and Tolerance Center of Nassau presents Dirty Jewess: Testimony by a Child of Auschwitz Survivors of Her Escape from Soviet Occupation and Antisemitsm by Silvia Fishbaum, with special guest speaker, Councilwoman Veronica Bisek Lurvey of North Hempstead. Sunday, March 10, 2019, at 1 p.m. at HMTC, Welwyn Preserve, 100 Crescent Beach Road, Glen Cove, NY.

Silvia Fishbaum, the child of Holocaust Survivors, will share her story about growing up in an Orthodox Jewish family during the Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia. She will describe the oppression and antisemitism that her family faced, and her bold decision to escape from Communist tyranny. After the program, she will sign copies of her unique memoir, Dirty Jewess: A Woman’s Courageous Journey to Religious and Political Freedom.

 

$10 suggested donation to attend. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to (516) 571-8040 or [email protected].

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