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Why a Christian Japanese-American artist painted a mural of Nazi fighter Hannah Senesh

Julie Robertson painted a mural of Hannah Senesh in downtown San Diego. (Courtesy of Robertson)

(JTA) — Hannah Senesh may seem an unlikely motivation for Japanese-born artist Julie Robertson. But the 35-year-old Christian artist, who just spent four days painting a 30-by-40-foot mural of the late Jewish poet, learned about Senesh earlier this year and was struck by her bravery. A national hero in… Read more »