I am so proud of Barnstead, my small New Hampshire town, passing the article establishing a community bill of rights, ensuring the right to be free from religious identification in town. The article passed with cheers and no opposition.
I was the sponsor of this article and spoke in favour of it. I was motivated by the recent nasty political rhetoric against Muslims. As a Jewish child I had an identity card with Jew written on it and had to wear a yellow star. “Never Again” applies to all humanity….
Please click on the image below to read an article about our bill of rights, written by the Concord Monitor's Ella Nilsen.