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The media continues to lament the lack of diversity in the primary race, ignoring the fact that Sanders is Jewish American

Bernie Sanders lights a Menorah in Des Moines, Iowa. Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images


A member of Never Again Action at a protest against Amazon in New York City. Photos: Natalie Keyssar

The concept of ‘tikkun olam’ — repairing the world — weighs heavy on their minds. So does Jewish history.


Trump’s draft order defining Judaism as a nationality simply adds clarity to an already widely agreed upon legal view

Photo: Mandel Ngan/Getty Images


What happens when crimes against religion are not hate crimes, and anti-Semitism is not just the hatred of Jews?

The remains of Duluth’s Adas Israel Congregation. Credit: Star Tribune/Getty Images


Love/Hate

How ‘Jewish’ became Chinese shorthand for success

Illustration by Celia Jacobs

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