Tag: a sense of Jewish heritage
Jewish Life in Independent Ukraine: Fifteen Years After the Soviet Collapse (Part 1)
April 15, 2007 | Dr. Betsy Gidwitz
Estimates of the number of Jews living in contemporary Ukraine vary from 100,000 to 200,000. All observers believe that the Jewish population is in rapid demographic decline. It is likely to decrease even further in coming years due to a low birthrate, intermarriage and assimilation, and a lack of attractive gateways into Jewish life.