July 8: I Shall Betray Tomorrow, Not Today

Marianne Cohn, a German-born Jew who was active in the French Resistance and helped to smuggle groups of Jewish children to Switzerland, was beaten to death by the Gestapo on this date in 1944. She was 22 years old.  Jewish members of the Resistance had prepared a rescue plan for her, but she refused to […]

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Channel Esther: South Africa Chronicle #12

by Esther Cohen INDEPENDENCE DAY IN SOUTH AFRICA Six hundred people home of US Ambassador Patrick Gaspard we both worked for the hospital workers union he’s a true visionary real sense of humor I was down the hall Patrick went to work for Obama he greeted all 600 0f us as his friends real party […]

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