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Jason Strelitz

Jason Strelitz works in Public Health and Social Policy, focussing on child poverty and inequalities. He is author of Decent Childhoods: reframing the fight to end child poverty.
Jewish European Heritage in the Age of Diasporas
Zygmunt Bauman took us on a sweeping tour of the history of European Jews and their search for a place. He placed back the birth of Zionism in its context, at the peak of modern nation-state building zeal and imperialist expansion. He looked at past desperate Jewish efforts to assimilate and the negative responses they provoked. He compared them to assimilation today into what he calls “the liquid world of universal and fluid short-lived particularities, resigned to ambiguity”, an...