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Jews in the Civil Rights Movement

300.45 Je

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Jews in the Civil Rights Movement

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Two articles bound together. First, a very brief (3 pages) historical summary by historian Howard M. Sachar, followed by an article from Tablet Magazine, "Let Justice Roll Down Like Waters": Lessons for 2020 from Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel's 1963 Address on Religion and Race, where Heschel says that racism is idolatry, is opposed to the most fundamental Torah teachings, and must be fought by Jews.

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Title:

Jews in the Civil Rights Movement.

Summary:

Two articles bound together. First, a very brief (3 pages) historical summary by historian Howard M. Sachar, followed by an article from Tablet Magazine, "Let Justice Roll Down Like Waters": Lessons for 2020 from Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel's 1963 Address on Religion and Race, where Heschel says that racism is idolatry, is opposed to the most fundamental Torah teachings, and must be fought by Jews.

Subject:

Racism--United States.--History.

Subject:

Civil rights, African American--United States.

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300.45 Je

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520 Summary   $a Summary, etc. note  Two articles bound together. First, a very brief (3 pages) historical summary by historian Howard M. Sachar, followed by an article from Tablet Magazine, "Let Justice Roll Down Like Waters": Lessons for 2020 from Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel's 1963 Address on Religion and Race, where Heschel says that racism is idolatry, is opposed to the most fundamental Torah teachings, and must be fought by Jews.
650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Racism
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650 Subj:Topic $a Topical term  Civil rights, African American
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852 Holdings   $a Location  IMWT
    $h Classification part  300.45 Je
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