Antisemitism is not a static phenomenon. It morphs; it changes shape; it adjusts itself to time and place. The idea remains the same, but the outward manifestations, rationale, and terminologies used change. In order to understand the antisemitism of the present day, we must understand the antisemitism of the past.

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Live Stream of Racism Is A Virus Too Panel Discussion   In the wake of the recent and tragic death of George Floyd of Minneapolis, Minnesota, the disproportionate impact of…

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Videos used or mentioned in the webinar: NYTimes: Chinese Student Shares Rise in Anti-Chinese and Anti-Asian Racism and Xenophobia at her School What Kind of Asian Are You: Using Satire…

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Did you miss the webinar? Please visit this page to see a recording of the webinar: https://hhrcmaine.org/education/webinar-racism-is-a-virus-too-recorded-june-2-2020/ Bias is much more complex than the idea that something is simply “good”…

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On May 30, 1921, rumors about an encounter between a black teenage boy and a white teenage girl began to circulate throughout the city of Tulsa. The boy was arrested and an investigation ensued. After an incendiary report in the Tulsa Tribune, African Americans who had confronted a white mob retreated to the Greenwood District, a wealthy and affluent black business community in Tulsa.

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“Stereotypes about people of Asian descent date back centuries in the United States to when Chinese migrants first started to arrive in significant numbers in the 1800s. Racist cartoons of the time falsely depicted…

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