Glenn Richter and Avi Weiss

Glenn Richter was the National Coordinator of the SSSJ from 1964-1991. Avi Weiss, founding rabbi of the Hebrew Institute of Riverdale, served as National Chairman of the SSSJ from 1982-1991. His book Open Up the Iron Door: Memoirs of a Soviet Jewry Activist is dedicated to Richter.

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