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    • mge
    • 10.01.13 | 23:01 (IST)

    TRADING the Western Wall for Wall Street and the White House? if I had read this title anywhere elso, I would have considered it in very bad tasta, short of anti-semitic. Lew is not a rabbi arriving from Jerusalem (or Israel) and trading a life of prayer and study for money and power. He is an American, and an Orthodox Jew, who always worked in politics, academia, and Wall Street too, as the article says. So??

    from the article: Jack Lew: A Bronx Jew moves to Wall Street and the White House
    First published 18:01 10.01.13 | Last updated 18:01 10.01.13
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