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Commemorating Jewish Mass Graves in Poland
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"‘Ida’ Takes Polish Filmmaker Back Home"
Pawel Pawlikowski tells the story of a nun who discovers her Jewish roots.

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Until the war, 60 per cent of the population of Konskie — around 6,000 people — were Jewish. Another 3,000 Jews from other areas were transported there when the town was designated a ghetto. Nearly all were exterminated in 1942.

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"Seven decades after Jan Karski, a low-ranking ex-military officer and Polish diplomat, risked his life to tell the world about the Nazis’ extermination of Europe’s Jews, Poland is telling the world about Karski."

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"it is the story of two brave women - a Jewish great-grandmother and a righteous gentile great-grandmother who risked her life to save Jews."

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"Some 10,000 young Jews from Israel and around the world marched on Monday between the two parts of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi German death camp in Poland in memory of Holocaust victims, notably some 430,000 Hungarian Jews who perished there."

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"Morocco has had a Jewish community since antiquity, and in the late 1940s it counted some 250,000 members, or 10 percent of the North African country's population."

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"The reason is the launch of a new Paris brand last month, H’echbone Paris, with that very Hebrew word on the front. The people behind it are Yoan Barouk and Souleymane Kamissoko, two friends from the Parisian suburb of Sarcelles, the former Jewish and the latter, Muslim."

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"As Jews worldwide observe Passover, they remember the story of the Exodus, celebrating their liberation and shared history."

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"The bespectacled history professor, who is not Jewish, says the museum aims to show off the richness of Polish Jewry’s 1,000-year history, not its devastation in the Holocaust."

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What delicious dishes have you eaten/do you plan on eating this Passover season? 
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