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September 24th, 2009

Itka Zygmuntowicz biography expanded

It is our pleasure to provide you with an expanded biography and the full Shoah Foundation interview of Itka Zygmuntowicz.
View her biography.

September 14th

"Being Jewish In France" to be screened at Philadelphia Jewish Film Festival

Being Jewish in France, written and directed by Yves Jeuland, documents the history of French Jews from the period of the Enlightenment, when they were declared free, equal "brothers" to the virulent anti-Semitism of the Dreyfus affair and the stain of the Vichy regime's treatment of Jews.