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jbkaffe's Avatar Jump to comment 13 by jbkaffe

I'm not american, but one thing has always puzzled me about american "jews".

Why do they insist on calling themselves "jewish" when they are american citizens. I know this is a sensitive subject for many atheistic "jews", but I think it raises some important questions.

Basically I just don't get it. What's so great about being jewish, when it is also used to describe religious dogma.

Any bids anyone?

PS. I don't care about race or ethnical origins.


Fri, 11 May 2012 08:13:11 UTC | #940979