June 29th, 2015


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It said that 59% of adult children in the US who have just one Jewish parent now identify as Jewish, a majority “for the first time in memory”. Avinoam Bar-Yosef, the institute’s president, said more of those Jews were probably identifying as Jewish because it is more “respectable” to be Jewish in the US than it was years ago. He also said Birthright Israel, which organises educational trips to Israel for young Jewish people, is also having an impact.

Про 59 процентов - это из исследования 2013 года.