AntiSemitism

March 1911 – AntiSemitism
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March 1911 – AntiSemitism

There is no evidence against a Jewish clerk tried for ritually murdering a Christian boy in Kiev In 1911. But that wasn’t the point. The Crime scene- produced no clear suspects, police felt pressured to make an arrest. Through a mixture of political agitation and scheming on the part of the authorities, Russian nationalists and […]

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July 1877 American Anti-Semitism: The Celebrated Seligman-Hilton Affair
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July 1877 American Anti-Semitism: The Celebrated Seligman-Hilton Affair

July 1877 American Anti-Semitism: The Celebrated Seligman-Hilton Affair.

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July 1877 American Anti-Semitism: The Celebrated Seligman-Hilton Affair
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July 1877 American Anti-Semitism: The Celebrated Seligman-Hilton Affair

In the summer of 1877, In Saratoga. New York, Joseph Seligman, a leading Gilded Age railroad financier, was barred from Saratoga Grand Union Hotel because he was a Jew.  This was one of the first incident of this kind that had occurred in the United States.  The Grand Union was the largest hotel in the […]

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