These and Those

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Archive: December 2017

Don’t let the light go out: Growing up Jewish in northern Vermont

Posted on December 10, 2017 by Saskia Swenson Moss

This post was originally published on The Times of Israel. Click here for the post. What makes Jewish identity stick? In Johnson, the small Vermont town that I grew up in, there were hardly any Jews. None of our neighbors was Jewish. There was no synagogue, no Jewish community center, no Jewish summer camp. Even Continue Reading »