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Scenes from the Suburbs

December 9, 2011

Historian Arthur Hertzberg estimated that in the two decades between 1945 and 1965 one out of every threeĀ American Jews left the big cities for theĀ suburbs. This was a trend that occurred throughout the general population, but it was much more pronounced among Jews. Several factors contributed to the general migration:…

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