The forgotten Jews of the Mexican border

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Tombstones are toppled and shattered. Names are difficult to read. There isn’t a flower in sight.

Most of the buried were born in the late 19th century and died between 1930 and 1960. Family names such as Berkowitz, Cohen, Greenburg and Shapiro are etched into headstones next to Hebrew letters.

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