How could the Forward, which built its reputation on its staunch Socialist politics, have gotten in bed with the Democrats?
“Sister! Have the women in your home registered? Appoint a committee in your tenement, and go find this out.”
The Forward’s visual approach to the democratic process was brash, imaginative, idiosyncratic and often fun.
While Glück’s work is rarely wrought with the same kind of urgency as that of her predecessors, its politics, in a Jewish sense, run deep and true.
It was the most significant invocation of the Jewish political bloc in a debate that largely shied away from issues seen as specific to Jewish voters.
In the history of American politics, concerns over voter access are hardly new.
Because Ginsburg was so absolutely Jewish, she helped form a bond, in the minds of the public, between Judaism and the quest for social justice.
America was the land of opportunity. And the emblem of that opportunity was the vote.
Like Ginsburg, I want to help this country move forward, with the small, single voice that I have.
“My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed.”