I thoroughly enjoyed this piece and it summarizes my feelings about Jewish- Black relations today. They asymmetry to Whiteness has blinded them to injustices. Maybe no blinded them per se, but with their new found Whiteness comes White apathy and the privilege to act on social justice and issues of race without haste. I also appreciate the nuggets you highlight to demonstrate every ethnic group’s upward mobility in America really does incorporate using the backs of Blacks as stepping stones. I thank you for speaking an unspoken truth and taking us down memory lane — when we Jews and Blacks were one people, kinda sorta.

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