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Holocaust Awareness Mitzvah Project

    All of my children devoted their Mitzvah projects to Holocaust awareness.  Following this tradition, my daughter chose to host a private screening of the movie, “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas.” The film is considered age-appropriate, but we suggested that children should be at least nine years of age and accompanied by an adult.  We therefore, invited my daughter’s guests with their families.     “The Boy in the Striped Pajamas” is a story about a clandestine friendship between two young boys, one the son of a Nazi commander and the other a Jewish concentration camp inmate.  The movie […]