A demonstrator holds up a sign during a Black Lives Matters protest on Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, Saturday, June 6, 2020. by the Forward

Tikkun olam to the Talmud, Jews double down on identity at protests

Image by John Kunza

Jewish protesters are putting their own spin on the signs they carry to Black Lives Matters rallies across the country.

In Brooklyn, home to the largest Jewish community in the United States, signs have included religious and secular tropes, generally sharing a common theme— invoking Jewish identity.

Here are just a few of the images I snapped while covering some protests in Brooklyn in recent days.

John Kunza is the news director of the Forward, you can follow him on twitter at @johnkunza.

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Tikkun olam to the Talmud, Jews double down on identity at protests

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