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‘New York Jew’: No Longer Synonymous With ‘Liberal’

HermanBB Wrote: Jun 20, 2012 9:30 AM
Do Jewish people believe in immigration, illegal or otherwise? Yes for the U.S. No for Israel. But woe to anyone who says Jews put the needs of Israel ahead of the needs of the U.S.
moshe22 Wrote: Jun 20, 2012 9:34 AM
Jewish Organizations Behind Illegal Immigration Catastrophe:

A version of this column appeared originally in THE DAILY BEAST.

Ethnic stereotypes generally bear some connection to reality, but the well-established image of the “New York Jewish Liberal” looks less relevant than ever before, based on rapidly changing demographics of the nation’s largest Jewish community.

A new study conducted by the secular, charitable organization dedicated to serving all Jews in the region (United Jewish Appeal-Federation of New York) found a sudden, startling surge in the Jewish population that was fueled almost entirely by “explosive growth” in Orthodox communities. The report shows that among young people in particular, Jewish...