Martin Luther King Jr. marching in Selma, Alabama, alongside John Lewis, Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and other civil rights activists. AP

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.

Late Sunday, Donald Trump canceled his trip to the new Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, worsening his ill-timed feud with a civil rights hero on Martin Luther King...

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