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Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

November 16, 2017: Compelling corps of debaters set to clash over latkes and hamantashen
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September 14, 2017: High Five: The Great Latke Hamantash Debate marks fifth year in KC this December
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November 18, 2017:  Interview with Melanie Allmayer;  11 a.m. – 12 noon CST on KCMO 710/103.7 FM on LIVE From Jasper’s Kitchen hosted by Jasper Mirabile, Jr. and co-hosted by Kimberly Stern.

December 7, 2017: Interview Hamantash debater, Marissa Wolf and Melanie Allmayer; at 11:30 a.m.  on Up to Date on KCUR 89.3 with Steve Kraske.

The Ruth Fredman Cernea Great Latke Hamantash Debate 2017 flyer


Video of the 2016 Debate

KCLive Television Interview

December 6, 2016: Joel Nichols of Kansas City Live interviewed Melanie Allmayer, Chair of the Great Latke Hamantash Debate.
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Kansas City Jewish Chronicle

December 1, 2016: Teams Are Set as Latke-Hamantash Showdown Looms
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November 17, 2016: At Great Debate, Noted Bioethicist Will Confront Crucial Moral Question: Latke or Hamantash?
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Debate Program

December 11, 2016: Event Program

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Press Release

September 21, 2016: The Great Latke Hamantash Debate Returns to Kansas City in December
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The Great Latke Hamantash Debate

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Debate YouTube Video

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