The pogrom is back: What can Diaspora Jews do to respond?
October 27, 2023
(JNS) — The numbers are astonishing. More Jews were slaughtered in one day that at any time since the Holocaust—more than 1,400 Jews, mostly civilians.
But that is just a number. What is most painful are the pictures. They are killing Jewish babies again. And those pictures will stick in my mind forever. A dead baby in its bed, covered with its own blood. Even more impactful—a bloody pacifier on top of a changing table. No need to show what happened to its owner.
We feel pain, anger and frustration. We thought that “Never Again” really meant “Never Again.” But we were wrong....