What is Passover?
Historical Context • 1m 15s
Explore the basics of Passover, a spring Jewish holiday that celebrates the liberation of Jewish people from slavery in Egypt. Learn what a seder
is, why Jewish people eat matzah during Passover, and how to be inclusive and supportive of your Jewish coworkers.
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