Posts Tagged ‘ undercover ’

Suddenly Jewish

March 15, 2011
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Most people think that Theodor Herzl’s book The Jewish State (1896) was the first major book about Zionism. However, twenty years earlier, the novel Daniel Deronda appeared, featuring a protagonist rediscovering his lost Jewish heritage and a character named Mordecai with a dream to rally the Jewish people to return to Palestine. Perhaps most…

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Hasidic Wedding Crashers

February 8, 2011
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If you could pick anyone to go undercover in the insular world of Hasidic Jews, it…

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Undercover Goyim

October 4, 2010
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The Jewish novelist Sidney Luska, author of the 1885 book As It Was Written: A Jewish…

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