Refusing to be Enemies
by Maxine Kaufman-Lacusta
Maxine Kaufman-Lacusta is a Quaker Jew and a dual citizen of Canada and Israel, who describes herself as a “semi-retired activist" and occasional journalist. Born in San Francisco in 1941, she has made Canada her home for most of her adult life. She lives near Vancouver, Canada, with husband, Michael, and many packed bookshelves, and has three grown children and seven grandchildren.