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It can be an issue, depending on how religious you are.
director of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), which campaigns against anti-Semitism and other bigotry, said he would register as Muslim if the database is created because of “painful memories” from when Jews were “identified, registered and tagged”.
Reza’s father was born Jewish and his mother born Muslim; his father converted from Judaism in order to get married.
According to Jewish religious law, Judaism is passed to the children through the mother; because Reza’s mother was not Jewish, technically, he isn’t, either.
In part, that confusion stems from the fact that a lot of the “Muslim or Jewish” explanation came in the show’s first couple of seasons; now that we’re four full seasons in, a great deal of the drama has shifted to relationship problems, as well as issues of homosexuality within the greater Iranian-American community.
Of the six main cast members for Season 5, two are either Jewish or have Jewish ancestry.
The show dealt frankly with this divide all the way back in Season 1: the episode “The Shahs of Great Neck” featured Reza traveling to New York to visit with his father, who he hadn’t seen in years.“If we care to establish peace and justice we must learn to see the world thru the eyes of the oppressed.I, Muslim Marine, stand with you.” He also offered to meet in a coffee shop with members of the Jewish community and wider public to talk about their concerns.Islam requires it." Mr Rashib, who refers to himself on social media as The Muslim Marine, added a series of comments which underpinned his stance.“Our God reminds us that we can achieve peace & security ONLY when we wish for others what we wish for ourselves,” he said.