Being the child of a Holocaust survivor can be difficult.

Who could possibly understand the horrific experience?

But one woman from the northern suburbs learned a lesson in forgiveness that could be helpful for anyone living with fear, anger or resentment.

Karen Kaplan shares her experience in a new book: “Descendants of Rajgrod: Learning to Forgive.”

Larry Potash has the full story.

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      November 2015   FILM DIRECTOR review Hi Karen, We met (briefly) in Evanston when I showed my film  in November. I finally got around to reading your book and I must admit, I wasn’t looking forward to it (I’ve read a LOT of Holocaust era memoirs), but I found it completely compelling and engaging. Your ...more

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