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The Important Work Continues
October 2, 2022
Dov Ben-Shimon Federation CEO
The beginning of the new year was marked, unfortunately, by tragedy and destruction in Florida....
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Archives as a Defense of Truth
September 1, 2022
Jill Hershorin Archivist, Jewish Historical Society of Greater MetroWest NJ
This whitewashing of history is dangerous, and it is up to the community to know its history and to be able to produce evidence at a moment’s notice....
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Locked Doors Save Lives
August 11, 2022
Dorit Zimerman Security Grant Consultant
Remember, doors are a building’s first line of defense. Locked doors can deny a perpetrator’s access or, at the very least, delay their entry....
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Greeters and Guardians
July 25, 2022
Dorit Zimerman Security Grant Consultant
With training, greeters and ushers can learn how to naturally and seamlessly embed observing and recognizing suspicious behavior into their routines....
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Federation Condemns Decision Overturning Roe v. Wade
June 24, 2022
Federation strongly and unequivocally condemns today's Supreme Court ruling overturning Roe v. Wade...
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