WXEL Presents

GI-Jews: Jewish Americans in World War II

Preview: Special | 30s

Joining the armed forces as America went to war, Jewish soldiers faced anti-Semitic slurs and violence from fellow soldiers. Rank and file veterans and famous ones, like Mel Brooks, Henry Kissinger, Carl Reiner, share tales of physical, emotional, and spiritual transformation in this salute to Jewish patriotism.

Aired: 04/03/18

Rating: NR

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