How John Lewis became a hero for American Jews
Prof. Susannah Heschel, the daughter of a rabbi who marched with Martin Luther King, tells how the Hebrew Bible inspired civil rights activists in the ‘60s. The message lives on. Please read more: https://www.haaretz.com/us-news/.premium.MAGAZINE-how-john-lewis-became-a-hero-for-american-jews-1.5486413
“He was always so gentle and kind and friendly to me,” says professor Susannah Heschel, who met Martin Luther King Jr. a couple times as a little girl.
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