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Lunch & Learn (Online)

Lunch and Learn

Why The Jews Left Boston 50 Years Ago with Lew Finfer, Founder & Director of Special Projects, Mass. Community Action Network

We  will discuss why activities of redlining and blockbusting were undertaken in 1968, the impact on the Jewish neighborhoods in Dorchester and Mattapan, the impact on African-Americans who bought their homes, the failures of banks, realtors, politicians, some Jewish community leaders, what can we do now.

This event will take place through a video conference call. Pre-registration is required. Please click the registration button above to pre-register. Once you have registered, your unique access link will be emailed to you. For classes that meet for multiple sessions, you only need to register once. You will be able to use the same Zoom link to access each session of the class. If you’re new to Zoom, watch a tutorial or read written instructions on how to join a Zoom video call.

Lunch & Learn is a  lay-led series of lectures on wide-ranging topics. Speakers include TBE clergy, staff members, and congregants. While enjoying your lunch, join us on Zoom and learn a tidbit or two that you might not otherwise have known about!