The Yiddish Book Center's
Wexler Oral History Project
A growing collection of in-depth interviews with people of all ages and backgrounds, whose stories about the legacy and changing nature of Yiddish language and culture offer a rich and complex chronicle of Jewish identity.
My Brother's Intuition: How We Left Germany in 1933
Sonia Pressman Fuentes, co-founder of the National Organization for Women, says her brother saw the writing on the wall about Nazi Germany, and influenced her family to leave the country after a series of anti-Semitic incidents.
This is an excerpt from an oral history with Sonia Pressman Fuentes.
This excerpt is in English.
Other video highlights from this oral history
A Mother's Broken Promise, An Uncle's Gambled Dowry, A Hat Full of Bullet Holes: The Beginning of My Parent's Marriage
11 min 54 sec
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