Dr. Sima Goel

Dr. Sima Goel

Dr. Sima Goel is the author of Fleeing the Hijab, A Jewish Woman’s Escape from Iran. She is a practicing chiropractor and teaches wellness in Montreal.

Blog Posts

Elie Wiesel

Lessons from Elie Wiesel

by Dr. Sima Goel

Although I never met him in person, I felt Elie Wiesel was the voice of my own suffering and sorrow; I, too, had fled a repressive regime, leaving home and family behind. I saw in him the possibility of taking my misery and translating it into a hopeful future where humanity could work together and embrace the common good.

Topics: Holocaust, Memoirs

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Jewish Women's Archive. "Dr. Sima Goel." (Viewed on May 26, 2019) <https://jwa.org/blog/author/sima-goel>.

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