Steve Israel: Stand up to hate, or we all fall to darkness

I was a junior in high school the first time I felt the sting of anti-Semitism. That’s when a kid named Alex muttered “f—in’ Jew” to me as I walked down the hall between classes at Bayonne High School. Nearly 40 years later, I can still feel the gnawing guilt because I didn’t run after him and confront him.I was 24 and hitchhiking in Ireland when I did finally confront anti-Semitism. I was sitting in the waiting room of a hospital, waiting for a kindly

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