1533- Queen Bona Sforza of Poland confirmed upon the Jews the same rights that the Jews of Lithuania had been granted.

 

August 15, 1868- S.A. Bierfield was lynched by the Ku Klux Klan in Franklin, Tennessee, the first such incident involving a Jew.

 

Torah Portion

כּי תבוא (Ki Tavo)

 

 

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Today is

Yom Shishi, 20 Elul, 5779

Friday, September 20, 2019

 

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