Posts Tagged ‘ anti-semitism ’

“Camp Kill Jews” and Other Sleepy European Towns to Avoid

January 25, 2016
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"Death to Jews" and Other Sleepy European Towns to Avoid

Planning a trip? There are a few places you may wish to avoid. An hour and a half southeast of Paris lies the sleepy hamlet of La Mort aux Juifs, otherwise known as “Death to Jews.” Dating back to the 11th century, this town’s name somehow escaped scrutiny until last…

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How the Jewfish Got Its Name

December 29, 2015
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Why does putting the word “Jew” in front of any object make it sound a…

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X-Men Asks: Are You a Jew, or a Mutant?

October 20, 2015
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You are hated by groups of people worldwide. You assume powers when you turn thirteen.…

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Was John Steinbeck Jewish?

September 16, 2015
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Was John Steinbeck Jewish?

Was John Steinbeck Jewish? On the one hand,…

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Osman Bey and the Birth of the Global Jewish Conspiracy

September 9, 2015
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Osman Bey and the Birth of the Global Jewish Conspiracy

Just when we thought we could all agree…

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Jews, Brits, and Other Filthy Races

July 14, 2015
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Jews, Brits, and Turkey's Other Filthy Races

In the early fall of 1871, a deadly…

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That Nasty Ol’ Rumor About Jews Eating Jesus

July 9, 2015
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That Nasty Ol' Rumor About Jews Eating Jesus

From the bowels of the Middle Ages comes…

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Kidnapped, Murdered, and Now Starring in a New French Film

April 27, 2015
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Kidnapped, Murdered, and Now Starring in a New Film

In 2006, Ilan Halimi, a young Parisian Jew…

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Why the Original Dodge Logo Was a Jewish Star

February 24, 2015
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In 1900, Horace Elgin Dodge and John Francis…

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The Refugee Scholars Who Went From German Universities Straight to the Black South

February 20, 2015
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The Refugee Scholars Who Went From German Universities Straight to the Black South

All this week, Jewniverse is honoring Black History…

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“Hipster Hitler” Comedy Book: Too Soon? Always Too Soon?

February 2, 2015
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"Hipster Hitler" Comedy Book: Too Soon?

Jewish comedians from Mel Brooks to Sarah Silverman…

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Anti-Semitism Got You Down? Try the Magic Kippah.

January 27, 2015
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Anti-Semitism Got You Down? Try the Magic Kippah.

Last week, the Associated Press reported that, in response…

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