About the Author

Debbie Hirschmann

Debbie Hirschmann graduated from U.C.L.A with a B.S. in physiological sciences and then earned her Masters in Business from U.S.C. She currently works in the pharmaceutical industry and lives in the Los Angeles Aish community with her wonderful husband, Ross, and daughters Aleeza and Eliana.

Out of the Closet

My mother, a Holocaust survivor, always said, "You can be a Jew on the inside, but not on the outside." It was just too risky.

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