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Op-Ed: American Jews must speak out for Haitians in Dominican Republic

Op-Ed: American Jews must speak out for Haitians in Dominican Republic

Jews have suffered the deprivation of our rights and thus have a duty to the tens of thousands of people of Haitian descent, the president of the American Jewish World Service writes.

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