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#Showupforshabbat creates unity

Temple Adath B'nai Israel opened their weekly Shabbat up to the community for #showupforshabbat Friday evening to honor the 11 people killed in the shooting that took place in The Tree of Life Synagogue.

Sarah Rogers, Features Editor

November 6, 2018

Eleven candles flickered in front of Gary Mazo as he stood at the Bimah, strumming his guitar. “All my life I’ve been waiting for, I’ve been praying for, for the people to say that we don’t wanna fight no more, there’ll be no more wars and our children will play,” the rabbi sang. “One d...

Rally takes stand ‘against hate, bigotry’

Community members gather round the Clifford Circle Tuesday evening for the Interfaith Rally of Support at the University of Evansville. The rally, sponsored by the Evansville Executive Interfaith Partnership gathered community members to stand with their Muslim brothers, sisters and refugees; and to stand against hate, bigotry and the executive order. Members held signs and sang along to “One love/ People get Ready,” by Bob Marley.

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

February 1, 2017

Zarmina and Naaima Mufti want President Trump to know that being Muslim is not a crime. The Muslim-American cousins attended the Interfaith Rally of Support Tuesday night at the University of Evansville. “Regardless of the religion, we are just trying to show our solidarity with American values and h...

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