Silencing of the Liberal American Jew

By J.J. Goldberg

Forward Association, June 8, 2012

When Miami's Temple Israel canceled a scheduled Memorial Day talk by local Democratic Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, following a protest by a wealthy Republican donor, it did more than just insult an elected official. It laid down a significant new marker in the gradual silencing of American Jewry as a moral voice in the broader society.

Topic: Liberalism, Ideology, Discourse and Dialogue, Israel Advocacy, Hasbara

Name of Publication: Jewish Daily Forward

Editor: Eisner, Jane

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Coverage: United States

Language: English

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