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A Tale of Two Flags, Confederate and Zionist

Weeks after the Confederate flag was taken down in South Carolina, Jenna Weissman Joselit explores whether there are any comparable moments - politically, socially or emotionally - in modern American Jewish history.


How a Hitler Youth Member Became an Israeli Stage Legend

Born in Germany to Catholic and Protestant parents, the late Orna Parat had one of the most remarkable trajectories in Israeli stage history. Benjamin Ivry remembers her career.

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The Nazi-Holocaust Survivor Romance Novel You Weren't Waiting For

The offensive romance novel between a Nazi guard and Jewish prisoner is an example of how problematic Holocaust fiction can be, writes romance and young adult fiction writer Katherine Locke.

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