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Opinion: What’s in a name?

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/bill_boyarsky/article/opinion_whats_in_a_name_20120424

When Morrie Stanley Mosk decided on a political career, he began referring to himself as M. Stanley Mosk and then Stanley Mosk. It was the 1940s and ’50s, and anti-Semitism was much more virulent than it is today. Mosk feared his Jewish name would hurt his chances of being elected.

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