Lynne Franks

December 27, 2012

Potato Latkes, chopped liver, smoked salmon, bagels, shmaltz herring, pickled cucumbers, grandmother always in the kitchen cooking delicious Jewish banquets, strident voices, big hugs, Friday-night dinners, warm personalities, smart minds, generous hearts, liberalism, great wit, neuroses, strong community, tribal loyalty, family love, klezmer music, outrageous humour, intellectual curiosity, Paul Simon, Barbra Streisand, Fiddler on the Roof, Joan Rivers, Larry David, Naomi Wolf, Alan Sugar, Maureen Lipman – just some of the reasons I’m proud to be Jewish.

Lynne Franks is a businesswoman and PR consultant

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