Anti-Semitism (also spelled antisemitism or anti-semitism[citation needed]) is prejudice against, hatred of, or discrimination against Jews as a national, ethnic, religious or racial group.[1][2] A person who holds such positions is called an “anti-Semite”. As Jews are an ethnoreligious group, anti-Semitism is generally considered a form of racism.[citation needed] While the conjunction of the units anti, Semite and ism indicates anti-Semitism as being directed against all Semitic people, the term was in fact coined in Germany in 1873 as a scientific-sounding term for Judenhass (“Jew-hatred”),[3] and that has been its normal use since then.[4] For the purposes of a 2005 U.S

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The storm of anti-Semitic violence loosed by Nazi Germany under the leadership of Adolf Hitler from 1933 to 1945 not only reached a terrifying degree in Germany itself but also inspired anti-Jewish movements elsewhere.

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New group forms to stop Jewish legacy being airbrushed from history 10:00am Thursday 3rd April 2014 in News By Andrew Napier THE ‘airbrushing’ of Jewish history from Winchester could soon be rectified by a group of local people. There is no mention of the medieval Jews in either the City Museum or at the Great Hall, despite the importance of the Jews in the 200 years before their increasing victimisation and expulsion from England in 1290, an early example of ethnic cleansing

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New group forms to stop Jewish legacy being airbrushed from history

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The future king of England intends to convert to Judaism within the next three years.

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Boston, MA, March 31st 2014 … The Anti – Defamation League ( ADL ) New England Region held its North Shore Interfaith Dessert Seder this past Sunday, March 30th at Salem State University. A diverse, interfaith community …

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The Story of the Jews: Finding the Words 1000 BC-1492 AD by Simon Schama Ecco, 512 pp., $39.99 Telling the story of the Jews, even in two hefty volumes (the second due out this fall) and a companion five-hour PBS television series, is a daunting task, but Simon Schama is more than up to it.

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Simon Schamas The Story of the Jews: a dazzling history

Group’s Denial of Armenian Genocide Dogs Joseph Berman By JTA Published March 06, 2014.

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Lawyer Rejected by Massachusetts Judicial Panel Over ADL Ties

EDWARDS The course To Be a Jew in the Free World: Jewish Identity Through the Lens of Modern History will begin this week. Rabbi Dovid Mintz of the Chabad Jewish Center will conduct the six course class at 7:15 p.m. on six Wednesdays starting Wednesday at the Inn at Riverwalk in Edwards

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Dieudonn is no Bernard Manning or Frankie Boyle, whose humour is purposelessly offensive. In recent years, he has set out on a political mission to provoke the French state and test the limits of French law.

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The French comedian who invented the controversial ‘quenelle’ gesture used by Nicolas Anelka has said he is “proud” of the footballer. In his first TV interview since Anelka’s actions sparked the furore, Dieudonne M’bala M’bala exclusively told Sky News’ Paul Harrison that neither he nor the West Bromwich Albion striker were racist or anti-Semitic. “Nicolas Anelka has all my support, that’s evident,” he said.


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