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Far-right antisemitism in the United States

Expressions of Far-right antisemitism in the United States

Prof. Alvin H. Rosenfeld (winter-spring 2017)

The current rise in the power of the Far-right is not exclusive to Europe. Worrying developments have also been taking place in other parts of the world, including the United States, and movements villainizing a variety of groups, are on the rise.

What place does antisemitism hold for the Far-right political spectrum in United States and how is it expressed?


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