Why Won’t the Media Say Elizabeth Taylor Was Jewish?

Why Won’t the Media Say Elizabeth Taylor Was Jewish?
Submitted by Eric Herschthal

America’s best newspapers–The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The L.A. Times–all wrote richly detailed obituaries for Elizabeth Taylor, the Hollywood icon who died of heart failure this week, at 79. But no matter how richly detailed, every single one of these papers didn’t say a word about Taylor’s conversion to Judaism when she was 27. Why?

More here:

http://www.thejewishweek.com/blogs/well_versed/why_wont_media_say_elizabeth_taylor_was_jewish

Taylor died Wednesday of congestive heart failure, and because Jewish customs call for a burial within 48 hours of death, the funeral took place on Thursday. Details HERE.

Note: See 1959 Time Magazine article HERE.

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