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1979: Rabbi Shot Dead

30 years have passed since a crowd of 2000 Lubavitchers escorted the body of slain Rabbi Dovid Okunov HY"D to the spot where he had been murdered on Cheshvan 4, 5740. Full Story

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crown
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crown

as bad as you may think those days were…

they were a heck of a lot better then today in terms of being one comunity, and acdus.

mendi
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mendi

Wasn’t the revolution we had 20 years ago great? All the people that helped build the community and turned all building into normal buildings where people can live in peace were sent out. In the past 20 years absolutely nothing good was accomplished, in the community. This death was a major tragedy but we have had much more then that in the past 20 years. This with the community growth. Its high time we get back to the way it used to be. Where you were an Askin because you actually DID something. Not because you have pictures taken with… Read more »

lets all sing together
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lets all sing together

those were the days my friend we thought theyd never end la lala llla lalla lala

Crown Heights 30 years later
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Crown Heights 30 years later

Crime is still very high in crown heights,but maybe it does not necessarily make the from pages.

oy Reb Nendel
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oy Reb Nendel

reb Mendel we miss you
chevrah lets compare

Reb Mendel to chanina
need we say more

after the rvolt
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after the rvolt

Reb mendel went into bigger and better things, and build the Schluchim Office, was hands on in the on line school start up, although from a much older generation he had the vision,

he helped redevelop Tzach to what it became, and the list goes on. he had real self sacrfice and was atrue askin who knew his calling was to do for others, so when he left the vadd hakall he nicely moved on to bigger and better and nevr looked back

Reb Dovid
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Reb Dovid

wow what a chossid, such mesiras nefesh. he deffinitately left a beautifull family who is so ibergegeben to the Rebbes inyonim! ad mosai!

wake up!
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wake up!

lets take this into action and continue doing good things like R’ Okunov did in his life and bring moshiach!

only 22 years???
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only 22 years???
to #9
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to #9

no!!! he was 65! where do u see 22???

hello 10????
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hello 10????

22 years in prison is surprising to # 9!!!!!

thanks
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thanks

thank you from the okunov family for putting up this story

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