A woman after my own heart - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Ben Alofs
    • 11.12.12 | 21:46 (IST)

    I was born in 1952 and was active in the student and workers movment in the Netherlands, where we often stood shoulder to shoulder with men and women of Grace's generation. In spite of the age gap they were our brothers and sisters, because we struggled for a common goal. Reading about Grace's life and ideas brings it all back. She truly is a woman after my own heart.

    from the article: This Day in Jewish History / Grace Paley, N.Y. Jewish writer and activist is born
    First published 09:57 11.12.12 | Last updated 09:57 11.12.12
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