The children of Ethiopian descent met in an auxiliary room with a separate entrance.
“We seek both justice and compassion as our tradition demands,” a letter from the synagogue reads.
He scrawled, “! YOU JEWS NEVER! LEARN!! HEIL HITLER!” on a wall in red lipstick.
“Kids need to learn through their senses, not by seeing me do something.”
The opportunity for a values-based environment means that more and more families of diverse religious backgrounds are enrolling in Jewish preschools.
There is no proof that a Belgian insurance company refused to insure a Jewish kindergarten because it was deemed t0o risky, a Brussels-based watchdog on anti-Semitism said.
Even on a cold, gray and rainy morning, the children from the Gan Shalom Collaborative School are outside, seated under a wood-framed shelter topped by corrugated plastic.
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