Refugees’ stories collected by Rabbi Lee Bycel presented at Jewish Community Library

Refugees' stories illuminate universal pain of leaving home - J.

In "Refugees in America," Rabbi Lee T. Bycel introduces his book with lines from a poem by British-based writer and activist Warsan Shire, born in Kenya to Somali parents: "No one leaves home unless home is the mouth of a shark." No doubt Jewish journalist and political philosopher Hannah Arendt, who fled Nazi Germany for ...