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Meet Zehava

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….actually you already know her because she’s the most photographed Human of this project (Humans of Tel Aviv). I started taking her picture when she was only 93, and that was when her love affair with the camera started. Every year she “promised” that next…

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“Today we were walking up Amsterdam Ave. after having brunch with two delicious alumni. Soon we realized that we needed to get back to our apartment to prepare for an alumnus’ wedding this evening.”

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Shortly after getting ourselves seated in the back of a taxi, we noticed that the driver was an older, white woman. Unusual. She soon asked where we were from. First we replied Boston and then added Brooklyn. “Where in Brooklyn?” she asked. “Crown Heights?” “Yes,”…

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🍎#TeacherAppreciationWeek

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“I grew up down the block, but I used to get bused to school in a white area. There were always a lot of people in that neighborhood who would make us feel like we didn’t belong. They would try to send a message that…

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Israel Is… by Natalie Portman

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“Where I was born. Where I ate my first Popsicle and used a proper toilet for the first time. Where some of my 18-year-old friends spend their nights in bunkers sleeping with their helmets on. Where security guards are the only jobs in surplus. Where…

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The 3 Week Diet

Today, we marked Remembrance Day.

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Israel mourned the sons and daughters who gave their lives to achieve Israel’s independence and its continued existence. At the same time we celebrate Israel’s 69th birthday and its many achievements. 🇮🇱 Happy Birthday #Israel! Source: Yehuda Elmaliach – Art

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🇮🇱 #YomHaZikaron

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Tonight we mark the Day of Remembrance for the Fallen Soldiers of Israel and Victims of Terrorism. 23,544 people gave their lives for the establishment and the defense of our country. May they rest in peace.

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“My grandfather was shot and buried alive.”

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“He survived and climbed out of the grave of Jewish bodies when he felt it was safe enough. This was one of many miracles he experienced in the holocaust. On 2 occasions he was hung but due to ‘false alarms’ he managed to escape. On…

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✡️ Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day

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Elie Wiesel was an American Romanian-born Jewish writer, professor, political activist, Holocaust survivor, and Nobel Peace Prize winner. He will always be remembered. 6 million Jews will always be remembered. #NeverForget #NeverAgain

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