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Tag: Legacy: A Genetic History Of The Jewish People

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  • Tracing Jewish genetics

    By Jonathan Kirsch

    October 24, 2012 | 2:00 pm

    The single most hotly debated (and often heartbreaking) issue of Jewish identity is whether and to what extent we carry our Jewishness in our blood. It’s a question that took on life-and-death implications during the Spanish Inquisition and again during the Shoah, but it still...