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Centering Liberation: a Guide for a Social Justice Seder
Centering Liberation: a Guide for a Social Justice Seder

by Kolbo fine judaica gallery Admin April 16, 2019

The phrase “social justice” tends to awaken strong feelings in people because it evokes core beliefs, values and experiences. Justice, and the search for it, has always been inherently political; it's a struggle between the “haves and the have-nots,” and a conversation about where power lies and why. 

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Our Big Basement Seder
Our Big Basement Seder

by Kolbo fine judaica gallery Admin April 09, 2019

My father and his brothers grew up in a barn, literally. Their parents, my Bubby and Zeda, paid the local handyman/architect in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania, to transform the giant structure into a home where the Solomons could “spread out and be comfortable.”

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Food-For-All: a Guide for a Vegetarian Seder
Food-For-All: a Guide for a Vegetarian Seder

by Kolbo fine judaica gallery Admin April 07, 2019

Planning and preparing the food for a gathering can be one of the sweetest joys—and one of the greatest stressors. As hosts, we want to make sure our guests delight in the foods we prepare for them, while also being sensitive to any dietary restrictions.

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One Seder, a Million Ways to Be: a Guide for a Multi-Faith Seder
One Seder, a Million Ways to Be: a Guide for a Multi-Faith Seder

by Kolbo fine judaica gallery Admin April 02, 2019

Growing up in a Jewish home, my family’s year was colored with the brightness of the different Jewish holidays. Among my favorites has always been Passover; my parents and brother and I would pile into the family car and make the drive to New York to spend the Seders with my grandparents and cousins.

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