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Commentary: Attacks can't crush American Jewish life

A few hours after the Saturday attack on the synagogue in Poway, I was at a mimouna - the Moroccan Jewish party that celebrates the end of the eight-day Passover holiday. An older woman was busily rolling balls of dough into flat discs, roughly the size and circular shape of handmade flour tortillas. She laid them on a griddle until they were fragrant and golden brown, then piled them on a plate.

The host of the mimouna, a young TV and film producer, took these warm mufleta -

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