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From the Nazis’ Jew-Free Cities to Poland’s Gay-Free Cities Today: The Spread of Hate
Start Date: 11/17/2020Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 11/17/2020End Time: 9:00 PM
Event Description:

On November 9-10, 1938, Nazi paramilitary and ordinary citizens destroyed nearly 300 synagogues in Germany and Austria, ruined 7,000 Jewish businesses, and rounded up and incarcerated 30,000 Jewish men. 

World Without Genocide will host a program in commemoration of Kristallnacht. 

Fred Amram, Holocaust survivor and author, will speak about the Nazi efforts to make the country ‘Judenfrei,’ free of Jews, that led to ghettoization and extermination. 

Dr. Ellen Kennedy, Executive Director, World Without Genocide, will speak about efforts in Poland today to make cities ‘LGBT Free.’

This event will be held online through Zoom on Tuesday, November 17, from 7:00-9:00 pm CT.

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$10 general public, $5 students and seniors. ‘Clock hours’ for teachers, nurses, and social workers. Free to Mitchell Hamline students (diversity credits available). $25 for 2 “Elimination of Bias” CLE credits for Minnesota lawyers. Space is limited; early registration is required.

Co-sponsors: CHAIM - Children of Holocaust Survivors in Minnesota; Germanic American Institute; Global Minnesota; Minnesota Chapter of the Federal Bar Association; Minnesota Nurses Association; Mount Zion Temple; and Shir Tikvah Congregation.

More information –  952-693-5206.

Contact Information:
Name: Ellen Kennedy
Phone: 952-693-5206

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