Rabbi who challenged Brazil’s dictatorship dies in Miami

FILE - In this Oct 24, 2011 file photo, Rabbi Henry Sobel of Brazil attends the opening session of the 9th Doha Conference of Inter-faith Dialogue in Doha, Qatar. Sobel, a leading human rights activist during Brazil’s military dictatorship, has died of lung cancer in a Miami hospital. Sobel’s family said in a statement the 75-year-old rabbi died Friday morning, Nov. 22, 2019.

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