Saturday, July 27, 2013
What's In A Name?
Here's a thought-provoking column from the Forward titled "When a Name Screams 'I'm Jewish!': There's a Star of David Hanging Over Every Introduction". I've never thought of this before and have never felt the way Fran Walfish feels (“Every now and then I feel a little bit of fear, because I know anti-Semitism still exists"), even though my own name fairly bellows "I'm Jewish".