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What shocked a European Jew on his first trip to America

What shocked a European Jew on his first trip to America

In his first U.S. visit, JTA's Cnaan Liphshiz found proof that Jews stick together not just because they need to, but also because they choose to.

Amy Winehouse performs "Rehab" during 2007 MTV Movie Awards - Show at Gibson Amphitheater in Los Angeles, California, United States. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)

Amy Winehouse, through the lens (and the bottom of a bottle)

Nicholas Winton waits to greet his surviving evacuees at Liverpool Street railway station on September 4, 2009, in London, England. (Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

When Nicholas Winton, the British rescuer of Jews, was rebuffed by America

People celebrating the Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage in West Hollywood, California on June 26, 2015. (David McNew/Getty Images)

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