Alex Hershaft, Warsaw Ghetto survivor

The dramatic story of Alex Hershaft: from the terrible ordeal of Warsaw Ghetto to becoming one of the leaders of the Animal Rights movement. An emotional and inspiring talk which raises troubling questions about our culture and day-to-day habits.

This lecture, sponsored by JVNA and co-sponsored by Congregation Rodef Shalom and the Holocaust Center of Greater Pittsburgh, was delivered Aug. 25, 2014.

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  1. I fully agree..the Nazis did not consider Jewish people to be human and therefore slaughtered 6 million..the world was horrified by this, yet we kill BILLIONS of LIVING BEINGS each year and’s alright.

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