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Strategies Of Jewish Survival

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Judged comparatively, democratic institutions have an excellent record in meeting the welfare of all their constituents, Jews and non-Jews. As the great American jurist Learned Hand observed in a 1932 speech to the U.S. Federal Bar Association, “Even though counting heads is not an ideal way to govern, at least it is better than breaking them.”

Hopefully, a more politically seasoned Jewry will come to better understand the precarious survival mechanisms for overcoming the daunting challenges that lie ahead.

About the Author: Ron Rubin is a senior political scientist at CUNY and author most recently of “A Jewish Professor's Political Punditry” (Syracuse University Press, 2013).


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3 Responses to “Strategies Of Jewish Survival”

  1. Shemayah Shiloh Phillips says:

    They still are. But in America we can be pets where they kill us slowly often with our own assistance.

  2. Janice Rogers Lilly says:

    SHAME ON YOU! God gives life, they are Gods Chosen and yet He loves and forgives you as well. Think about!

  3. David Kieserman says:

    In America the Jewish support of the liberal cause is simply wrong. The liberal/progressives we have now in power with take down the Jews, at the first chance they get. Not to be trusted..

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