Eruv wasn’t right



As a Jewish man myself, the provincial tone of Guy Havive's letter regarding the eruv (the Jewish boundary marker in Oak Park) was embarrassing to me. In an era in which teaching our youth diversity is celebrated, how did ethnic separatism become a cause celeb? Havive is unmoved by the unsightly, hazardous and downright tacky appearance of fishing line strung from pole to pole and apparently believes that Gentiles, Muslims, Hindus, Buddhists and other progressive Jews li...

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