Ellie’s Progress — rachelmankowitz

Ellie will be six years old this month and she is basically unrecognizable from when she first arrived as a shy, quiet, skinny little girl a year and a half ago. First of all, she loves to eat. She would eat second breakfast (aka Cricket’s breakfast) every morning if we didn’t keep a close […]

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The Chanukah Drummers — rachelmankowitz

This year, for Chanukah, the principal of the synagogue school planned a special event to celebrate with the kids. She invited a drumming group, a Jewish drumming group, to tell the story of Chanukah in an interactive performance. They brought dozens of small djembe drums so that all of the kids could participate (and […]

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Dois Papas – Brasil 247

Sobre o último longa do diretor Fernando Meirelles, “Dois Papas”, Arnóbio Rocha diz que o filme “traz um diálogo filosófico de uma profundidade ímpar, ainda que ficcional, ele tem como base as posições assumidas por ambos, em situações bem marcantes, então essa construção tem lastro nas verdades pronunciadas por esses grandes homens”, escreve

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