In this fascinating interview with Michael Levitis, Rabbi Goldshmidt and Rebbetzin Avital Goldshmidt discuss their AltNeu Synagogue. This unique synagogue is a blend of the traditional and the modern, and it’s quickly gaining popularity among Jews in Manhattan. Also, Rabbi Benjamin opens up about his father, Rabbi Pinhas Goldshmidt leaving his post as the Chief Rabbi of Moscow and the delicate situation in which Jews in Russia find themselves now. Avital Goldshmidt, an accomplished writer and journalist, discusses how Jews with influence can fight recent resurgence of anti-semitism in America.

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