Irving Howe

May 1993
U.S. News & World Report;5/17/93, Vol. 114 Issue 19, p16
Profiles Irving Howe who grew up poor on the Lower East Side and in the Bronx speaking Yiddish at home yet went on to become the epitome of the New York Jewish intellectual. Leading proponent of democratic socialism; Best-known book, `World of Our Fathers'; Howe died of a stroke at age 72.


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