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Topic - Steven Pressman
Mr. Pressman added, "If there ever was somebody who embodied the notion of tikkun olam ["repairing the world"], it was Gilbert Kraus. It certainly was embodied in how he lived his life, and in this rescue mission."
"Let me describe the Krauses this way," Mr. Pressman told The Washington Times in a telephone interview. "Gilbert, in particular, came from a long-standing German-Jewish family, professional class, upper middle income, not wealthy, but comfortable. Almost all of them were very secular Jews, they were not religious Jews, [but] they were part of that crowd and community. They were not religious, but [they were] very social-minded."