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Between a Mohel and a Sieg Heil: What Did Elizabeth Really Think of Her Jewish Subjects?

She didn’t have Jewish friends, but she had very few close friends to begin with. In the end, British Jews loved the queen for the same reason non-Jewish Britons did: She provided a sense of stability

Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
London
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Anshel Pfeffer
Anshel Pfeffer
London

LONDON – The death of Queen Elizabeth II may be remembered as something of a last hurrah also for the British print media, which on Friday celebrated her 96 years of life and 70 years on the throne with special editions meticulously prepared years in advance. The sepia-tinted and gloriously colored newsprint filled dozens of pages.

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