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Jewish identity and civil rights in America

Kenneth L. Marcus

Jewish identity and civil rights in America

by Kenneth L. Marcus

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Published by Cambridge University Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementKenneth L. Marcus
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE184.36.E84 M37 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24553935M
ISBN 109780521766739, 9780521127455
LC Control Number2010022340

Why, in , are we interested in blacks and Jews in America? It seems an odd topic to be discussing at this time. The tensions between blacks and Jews, arising out of numerous flashpoints from the s through the s – Ocean Hill-Brownsville, the Crown Heights riots, 1 the anti-Jewish statements of Nation of Islam leader Louis Farrakhan, reports of black anti Kenneth L. Marcus. Jewish Identity and Civil Rights in America. New York: Cambridge University Press, xi, pp. - Volume 36 Issue 1 - Paul Burstein

  During the Civil Rights Movement, Jewish activists represented a disproportionate number of whites involved in the struggle. Jews made up half of the young people who participated in the Mississippi Freedom Summer in Leaders of the Reform Movement were arrested with Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in St. Augustine, Florida, in after Martin Luther King Jr., a Baptist minister and leader of the civil rights movement, was arrested for participating in nonviolent protest in the city of Birmingham, Ala. While in jail, King wrote a

An antidiscrimination regime that is blind to this aspect of Jewish identity and to this manifestation of anti-Semitic hatred would be wholly unequipped to protect Jews. suggested that America Baum, Charlotte, Paula Hyman, and Sonya Michel. Jewish Women in America (); Fishman, Sylvia Barack.A Breath of Life: Feminism in the Jewish Community (); Friedan, Feminine Mystique (); Hyman, and Assimilation in Modern Jewish History: The Roles and Representation of Women (); Markowitz, Ruth Daughter, the Teacher: Jewish


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