Some of the feedback about my ‘Black Jews You Should Know’ lists questioned the validity of my choice to include certain persons
New England Patriot Andre Tippett, actress Nell Carter, Dario Hunter, the first Muslim-born man to become a rabbi, and other luminaries
Meet the Jewish star of Hamilton, an Orthodox Los Angeles civil servant, a Hebrew-schooled safety for the Oakland Raiders, and many others
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