Daily Video Series: Not Handicapped, Exceptional!

Forty years ago in August 1976, Israeli Paralympic athletes came to visit the Rebbe. In his address, the Rebbe laid out a fresh and deep approach to the plight of individuals with physical handicaps and special needs.

The 1976 World Paralympic Games were held in Toronto, Canada. A large Israeli delegation attended – most of them ex-IDF soldiers wounded in Israel’s battles. During their trip, they flew to New York to meet the Rebbe, who received them with distinctive honors.

The two-part series was prepared and sent out to the tens of thousands of JEM Daily Video subscribers.

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23 Av 5736 – August 19, 1976