Tagged Gersham Goldstein


Glasnost and Fresh Starts

Roz Babener helps families start anew in furnished apartments Roz Babener’s decision to stop teaching in 1989 after the birth of her third child coincided with the doors of the Soviet Union opening for emigration under Mikhail Gorbachev’s policy of glasnost (openness). Who could have guessed that concurrence would end up benefiting tens of thousands…