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  •  I'm glad (8+ / 0-)

    you enjoy the series.

    And welcome.

    Being attentive to the needs of others might not be the point of life, but it is the work of life. It can be ... almost impossibly difficult. But it is not something we give. It is what we get in exchange for having to die. - Jonathan Safran Foer

    by ramara on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 05:19:16 PM PST

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    •  ♥Adopt A Bubbe And/Or A Zayde♥ (2+ / 0-)
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      Action For Post-Soviet Jewry
      The Adopt a Bubbe (or Zayde) program reaches out to elderly Jews and the handicapped in Ukraine and Belarus.

      Assisting Jews in the Former Soviet Union since 1975

      Brought To You By That Crazed Sociologist/Media Fanatic rebel ga Be The Change You Want To See In The World! Gandhi

      by rebel ga on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 09:09:49 PM PST

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      •  I'm not sure (4+ / 0-)
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        what this has to do with anything, but I'm sure it's a good cause. But I would like to point out that there are undoubtedly Jews in this country who are poor and who would benefit from help as well. When we give to the hungry and sick and poor, we help Jews closer to home, among others.

        Being attentive to the needs of others might not be the point of life, but it is the work of life. It can be ... almost impossibly difficult. But it is not something we give. It is what we get in exchange for having to die. - Jonathan Safran Foer

        by ramara on Tue Nov 05, 2013 at 09:20:53 PM PST

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