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Gregory Smith, director of the Institute for Law Enforcement Administration, applauded the teen, his family and everyone who helped mold Brandt Jean into the young man that he has become. “You are truly a model of good parenting,” he said. “I see the values instilled in you by your parents. I see the strength given to you by your faith....

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In the center square of Rhodes, is a Holocaust memorial dedicated to the Greeek Jews that perished during WWII.

What are your dreams? Are they congruent with your beliefs?    

I am so thrilled to be working with Emmy Award winner,  screenwriter and producer  Steve Zacharias.    

Great interview with host Jen Weigel.   http://karenlkaplan.com/im-spiritual-dam…-plus-jen-weigel/

Please join me at the Northbrook Library as I share stories from my memoir. Celebrate & mingle with local authors. Saturday, August 13, 2016 – 10:00am to 2:00pm

Update regarding the Rajgrod memorial….. Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland – FODŻ 1 June at 02:30 ·  UPDATE on the graffiti vandalism this week to the memorial monument in Rajgród. We are pleased to report that the police acted quickly to identify and apprehend the 16-year old boy responsible and that the municipality promptly removed the offensive graffiti....

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    July 11, 2016 The Cornelia Street Cafe with Karen Kaplan and Robin Hirsch Interesting evening at Cornelia Street Cafe…..What brought my friend Renee and I to the Village was Karen Kaplan discussing her book about growing up in a family of Holocaust survivors & why forgiveness was crucial to “moving on and living a healthy, ...more

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