Berkshire Jewish Voice Highlights

Highlights from the Berkshire Jewish Voice

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Traveling With Jewish Taste - Go Fish!

It's been said that if wishes were fishes, we would all cast nets. In this Traveling With Jewish Taste column, our correspondent Carol Goodman Kaufman explores the place of fish in the Jewish diet - plus a recipe for "Chraime: Moroccan Fish in Spicy Tomato Sauce."

How Reparations were Secured for Victims of the Holocaust

Ambassador Stuart E. Eizenstat, negotiator for the Jewish Claims Conference to secure reparations for victims of the Holocaust, writes about the film "Reckonings," which tells that story. He will speak at the Berkshire Jewish Film Festival on July 17 before a screening of the documentary.

Organized Escape: Psychoanalysts in Exile - Exhibit at Austen Riggs Center

An exhibit at the Austen Riggs Center in Stockbridge tells the story of the pioneering Jewish psychoanalysts who fled Vienna before its occupation by the Nazis.

Our Major Donors: Builders and Sustainers of Jewish Life in the Berkshires

Our Major Donors are builders and sustainers of Jewish Life in the Berkshires - and we will recognize their contributions to this community at our Major Donor Celebration on July 23.