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Springfield JCC Program on the Legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg 

SPRINGFIELD — The Springfield Jewish Community Center and the Jewish Federation of Western Massachusetts will host a virtual discussion titled “Honoring Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: A Former Law Clerk’s Reflections” on Thursday, Nov. 19 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. Attorney Rachel Wainer Apter, who clerked for the late Justice during the 2011-2012 Supreme Court term, will share memories of her time working for the Justice and will reflect on RBG’s indelible influence and legacy. Apter is the director of the New Jersey Division on Civil Rights. 

The discussion will be moderated by attorney and Longmeadow native Rebecca Cohen-Shrage Fischer, who serves as the executive director of New Yorkers Against Gun Violence. 

This event is part of the Springfield JCC’s Life Lessons: The William and Margery Sadowsky Center for Adult Learning and is co-sponsored by the Jewish Federation of Western Mass.

This event is free and open to the public. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (413) 739-4715 or email

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