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Expressions of Far-right antisemitism in the United States [update]

Prof. Alvin H. Rosenfeld (winter 2019)

This lecture by Prof. Rosenfeld conitnues to deal with the issues explored in the previous step. As it was filmed after the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting of the 27th of October 2018, it also discusses this watershed event.


  • Herf, Jeffrey C., “Trump doesn’t understand how anti-Semitism works. Neither do most Americans,” Washington Post [online edition], October 27, 2018.
  • Lipstadt, Deborah, “3 Lessons About Anti-Semitism We Should Learn From the Pittsburgh Synagogue Attack,” Time Magazine (online edition), November 2, 2018.
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