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Sunday, December 8 • 9:00am - 10:00am
Jewish Perspectives on Gun Violence: Balancing Self-Protection and Violence Prevention

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Does Jewish tradition offer advice on the balance between self-protection and the availability of dangerous weapons? Join us for a discussion of traditional texts applied to the contemporary dilemma of gun violence.


Sheila Decter

Sheila Decter came to Jewish communal service after 13 years teaching of political science and political sociology. She served as assistant director of the Boston JCRC, 23 years as executive director of the New England Region of American Jewish Congress, and is now celebrating more than ten years as Director of JALSA, Boston's urban Jewish social justice organization.

Sunday December 8, 2013 9:00am - 10:00am
Schwartz Social Hall

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