Tag Archives: Soviet Union

It’s called FREEDOM!

I’ll be brief, this is not a political post, this is just my personal opinion. Like many of you, I was watching the Oscars yesterday, but I don’t want talk about who wore which designer. I want to say that, … Continue reading

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… but Thanksgiving is coming…

My dear readers I am sorry, I know I was away for too long, I can’t even blame you if you’ve left me, but I decided to write today and let me tell you why. I am a very optimistic … Continue reading

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Bar Mitzvah – part two (Secular vs. Religion)

There are going to be 2 parts to this post. Part one: Being Jewish or Christian in the USSR. Growing up in the 70s and 80s in the USSR did not leave us any room for G-d. We were not … Continue reading

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He survived!!!!

I am writing a post about my father-in-law and I am having the hardest time, not because I have nothing to say, but because no matter what I say about him it will never be enough words to describe his … Continue reading

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The Promised Land

Ever since my brother and I were little kids, we knew we were Jewish. We grew up Jewish and so did both of our parents – all the way deep into their genealogical roots. Growing up Jewish in the Soviet … Continue reading

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