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Katrin Hildebrand for Münchner Merkur as she discusses LBI's newest exhibition at the Bundestag.
The time span is long. 1700 years. However, it is not a success story in the sense of happiness, harmony, social interaction and a good life for everyone. “1700 years of Jewish life in German-speaking countries” is the title of the exhibition at the Leo Baeck Institute New York / Berlin. Its official start today coincides with the Day of Remembrance for the Victims of National Socialism. This is of course not a coincidence. Most of Jewish life in Germany was destroyed during the Nazi era, millions of people