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Opinion: Keeping Holocaust memory alive—and sacred

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/opinion/article/opinion_keeping_holocaust_memory_aliveand_sacred_20120404

The destruction of Solomon’s Temple by the Babylonians in 586 BCE was the first great national tragedy in Jewish history. During the subsequent exile, four fast days commemorating the calamitous event were added to the Jewish calendar...

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