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Never Mind the Swastikas: The Secret History of the UK's "punky Jews"

Vivien Goldman, The Guardian, 27 February 2014

WHO PUT THE Oy in Oi? Surprise is the default reaction, and sometimes even disapproval, when I mention the Jews in Punk panel I am moderating for London's Jewish Book Week. And no wonder. Punks and Jews really are a contradiction in terms. Orthodox Judaism means following a body of rules as closely as possible, whereas punk is the reverse.

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