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Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's Last Performance Thumbnail

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Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's last performance.

Steve Benson on the Dedication of Bashka Paeff's War Memorial Thumbnail

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Thumbnail from video. This Week in History: On May 31, 1926, the town of Kittery, Maine dedicated an unusual war memorial by Bashka Paeff. Steve Benson discusses the sculptor and her unconventional choice to create a memorial that acknowledged the horrors of war.

Thumbnail from video. This Week in History: On May 31, 1926, the town of Kittery, Maine dedicated an unusual war memorial by Bashka Paeff. Steve Benson discusses the sculptor and her unconventional choice to create a memorial that acknowledged the horrors of war.

Steve Benson on the Dedication of Bashka Paeff's War Memorial

This Week in History: On May 31, 1926, the town of Kittery, Maine dedicated an unusual war memorial by Bashka Paeff. Steve Benson discusses the sculptor and her unconventional choice to create a memorial that acknowledged the horrors of war.
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This Week in History: On May 31, 1926, the town of Kittery, Maine dedicated an unusual war memorial by Bashka Paeff. Steve Benson discusses the sculptor and her unconventional choice to create a memorial that acknowledged the horrors of war.

Etta King on Adah Isaacs Menken's Last Performance

This Week in History: On May 30, 1868, actress Adah Isaacs Menken gave her last performance. Etta King describes Menken's career and her determination to live her life to the fullest, regardless of society's rules.
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This Week in History: On May 30, 1868, actress Adah Isaacs Menken gave her last performance. Etta King describes Menken's career and her determination to live her life to the fullest, regardless of society's rules.

Madalyn Schenk

An education reformer who helped spearhead preschool programs for NCJW and United Way, Schenk focused her attention after Katrina on rebuilding schools.

Madalyn Schenk on the French Quarter, July 25, 2006

Madalyn Schenk, interviewed Rosalind Hilton on July 25, 2006, lived close to the tourist attraction of the French Quarter, and found it hard to lose the energy and enthusiasm that used to pulse by her front door every day.
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Madalyn Schenk, interviewed Rosalind Hilton on July 25, 2006, lived close to the tourist attraction of the French Quarter, and found it hard to lose the energy and enthusiasm that used to pulse by her front door every day.

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Etta King discusses the Kosher Meat Boycott.

Etta King discusses the Kosher Meat Boycott.

Madalyn Schenk

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Madalyn Schenk.
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Madalyn Schenk.

Courtesy of Alan Smason/Crescent City Jewish News.

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Rosenstrasse Monument, Berlin, Germany

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The Rosenstrasse Monument in Berlin, Germany, where women protested in response to the Nazi government taking Jewish factory workers to a Rosenstrasse internment camp.
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The Rosenstrasse Monument in Berlin, Germany, where women protested in response to the Nazi government taking Jewish factory workers to a Rosenstrasse internment camp.

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Lisa Edelstein, September 9, 2007, cropped

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Lisa Edelstein, on Septermber 9, 2007, at Fashion Week.
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Lisa Edelstein, on Septermber 9, 2007, at Fashion Week.

Courtesy of Christopher Peterson/Wikimedia Commons.

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