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Go For Those Who Couldn’t

by Aidan Segal • Pittsburgh, PA February 20, 2020 at 8:41 pm
Aidan and his 2020 Birthright Israel group on Mt. Scopus in Jerusalem at sunset

Go For Those Who Couldn’t

by Aidan Segal • Pittsburgh, PA February 20, 2020 at 8:41 pm

“In Israel, in order to be a realist,” Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion said, “you must believe in miracles,” and for centuries in the diaspora, Jews under the oppressive arm of an undying anti-Semitism prayed for such a miracle to come into fruition –– to return to Eretz Yisrael. My ancestors of Romanian and Lithuanian descent immigrated to another land said to flow with milk and honey, and made a new life for themselves in America. I grew up in Pittsburgh, PA the product of an interfaith family. Read More