PASSOVER 5774 EDITION
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Every year the IJN salutes people — known or obscure — who bring freedom into our lives. It is always time to say ‘thank you,’ but Passover, with its eternal message of gratitude to G-d for our freedom, seems an especially appropriate moment.
David Fogel: Leadership
In his community activism, David Fogel embodies the bon mot of the late, beloved Max Frankel, who, when asked whether he’d lived his whole life in Denver, replied: “Not yet.” And thank G-d it’s so, since one of Fogel’s main strengths is institutional memory, knowledge of all the players and the accompanying sense of where things need to go. On top of which, Fogel is not hide bound, the very opposite of “this is the way we’ve always done it.”