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Debunking the Harry Potter Anti-Semitism Myth

15:53 14 July in Arts & Culture

By Stephen Richer There’s no shortage of theories connecting Judaism and Harry Potter.  Entire books have been written on Potter philosophy and Torah wisdom (see Moment’s interview with Dov Krulwich), and some commentators have posited that its magicians—chosen people  misunderstood by others—are essentially Jewish.  Yet, others...