I’m Cancelling Social Media

I am writing to tell all my “friends” that I am suspending my social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn). Suspension is not deletion. I will revisit this decision in the future. There is some good. Social media has enabled me to keep up with relatives, friends, colleagues, and even acquaintances. I have reconnected …

Bearing Witness

My Mother, Margalit Beizer, before the May 1940 invasion of Belgium. On ⁦יומ הזיכרון לשואה תש״פ (Holocaust Remembrance Day in the year 5780) I bear witness. My mother, Margalit bat Mechel v Esther ז״ל with her parents and two younger brothers, fled the invading Germans from Belgium to Dunkirk, following the retreating French and English. …