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The Jewish Chicken Farmers of New Jersey

May 23, 2016
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The Jewish Chicken Farmers of New Jersey

Think “New Jersey Jews.” What do you see? Kids swimming at Jewish day camps, suburban synagogues surrounded by parking lots, Yiddish-speaking peasants raising chickens–Oh wait, not that last one? Think back to 1882, when 43 families fled pogroms in Russia and settled in southern New Jersey, to begin a new…

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A Punk Fiddler

January 28, 2013
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“In our little village of Anatevka, you might say every one of us is crazy.”…

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