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My mother had a very eventful life that included hiding from Nazi collaborators in Romania during World War II, fleeing from the communist regime after the war, living in France for a few years and then in Israel, shortly after the state was founded.
05/05/2016 10:28pm ET | Updated May 6, 2017
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As part of a special campaign called #TalkToMe by the Huffington Post, I conducted a brief interview with my 90-year-old mother, Dorothy Livio.

My mother had a very eventful life that included hiding from Nazi collaborators in Romania during World War II, fleeing from the communist regime after the war, living in France for a few years and then in Israel, shortly after the state was founded. She went on to become a famous singer in Operettas -- the musicals of the day originating in Austria and Hungary.

You can see the interview here.