June Jacobs obituary

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June Jacobs, who has died aged 88, had a wonderful facility for combining an interest in, and a commitment to, causes both inside and outside the Jewish community – not always an easy balancing act.

Through voluntary involvement in a variety of communal organisations she rapidly rose to take up leadership positions. Her activities included mobilising support for Jews in the Soviet Union, working for justice for Palestinians and Jews in the Middle East, defending the rights of asylum seekers and refugees in the UK, and working for equality for women throughout the world.

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