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Lunch and Learn Hungary Today - A Panel Discussion of the Current Situation in Hungary

Date: January 24, 2019
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: 
Boulder JCC
Contact: Jodi ZicklinEmail: jodi@boulderjcc.org

Although Jews have lived in Hungary since the Roman Empire, they suffered in extremis during the Holocaust, and continued to suffer under communism – despite the fact that many Communist leaders were Jews. Today, Hungary’s Jewish population is the sixth largest in Europe; Budapest – once a thriving Jewish mecca - boasts 50,000 Jews and 23 synagogues. However, rising anti-Semitism and fascism in Hungary today once again threaten the future of Hungarian Jews.

Thursday, January 24 | 12 pm | $15 in advance | $18 at the door | REGISTER HERE