Joachim Prinz: I Shall Not Be Silent

Streaming Saturday, January 23 - Monday, January 25

Prinz, as rabbi of Temple B'nai Abraham in Newark, NJ, became a leader of the civil rights movement and worked to organize the 1963 March on Washington, declaring, "Bigotry and hatred are not the most urgent problem. The most urgent, the most disgraceful, the most shameful and the most tragic problem is silence." He stood by Martin Luther King Jr's side as he delivered the I Have a Dream speech.

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Streaming Saturday, January 23 - Monday, January 25

Prinz, as rabbi of Temple B'nai Abraham in Newark, NJ, became a leader of the civil rights movement and worked to organize the 1963 March on Washington, declaring, "Bigotry and hatred are not the most urgent problem. The most urgent, the most disgraceful, the most shameful and the most tragic problem is silence." He stood by ...

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6 Homes Sold Feb. 14 - Feb. 21 in Westfield Area

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Westfield Police Blotter: Identity Theft, Business Burglaries, Summer Rental Scam

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2/15/2021 at 2:51 a.m. — Fraud, Identity Theft

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Just give me a call ...

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