British Columbia recognizes Yom Ha’Shoah, remembers Holocaust

Yom HaShoah Robinson

On April 12, 2018 the Government of British Columbia observed Yom HaShoah at the BC Parliament Buildings. Holocaust survivors participated in a ceremony to remember those who were murdered by the Nazis between 1933 and 1945. Seven candles were lit in memory – six for the six million Jewish men, women and children that perished and one for the non-Jewish victims, including members of the Roma people, LGBTQ2+ and people with disabilities.
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An inclusive, warm, and progressive Conservative synagogue in Victoria, B.C.

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