Escuela de Anti-semitismo: The Rothschild Libel: Why has it taken 200 years for an anti-Semitic slur that emerged from the Battle of Waterloo to be dismissed?

The Independent,  Sunday 03 May 2015 Thirty years after the dust had settled on the fields of Waterloo, a poisonous anti-Semitic pamphlet circulated in Europe, claiming the Rothschild family had accrued its vast wealth on the back of Wellington’s triumph. The ‘facts’ were entirely made up  In the summer of 1846, a political pamphlet bearing […]

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Escuela de Anti-Semitismo: Fools, Cowards, or Criminals? Ian Buruma

Fools, Cowards, or Criminals?Ian BurumaThe New York Review of Books, August 17, 2017 Issue The Memory of Justice a documentary film directed by Marcel Ophuls, restored by the Academy Film Archive in association with Paramount Pictures and the Film Foundationavailable on HBO 1. The main Nuremberg war crimes trials began in November 1945 and continued until October […]

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el espectro del Santo Oficio se ha instalado en el mundo del Arte

Falso o verdadero?  Difamación, injusticia y reparación en la era de la pos-verdad. La intención del siguiente texto es reflexionar sobre una situación que aparece como personal por sus características concretas, por ser algo que “me sucede”,  pero que se transforma rápidamente   –por cómo se desarrolla en un contexto profesional social- en lo que también le […]

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History of Islam in German Thought: From Leibniz to Nietzsche

History of Islam in German Thought: From Leibniz to NietzscheIan AlmondLondon, Routledge, 2009, ISBN: 978-0415995191; 216pp.; Price: £66.50Reviewer:Professor Suzanne MarchandLouisiana State University, Baton RougeCitation:Professor Suzanne Marchand, review of History of Islam in German Thought: From Leibniz to Nietzsche, (review no. 939)https://reviews.history.ac.uk/review/939Date accessed: 23 June, 2019See Author’s Response This is the book about German Orientalism I felt I […]

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Les Deniers Marranes (Os últimos Marranos) by Frédéric Brenner and Stan Neumann.

Les derniers Marranes .France, 1991, 64 minutes, in Portuguese with English subtitles, Directed by Frédéric Brenner and Stan Neumann. “Generation by generation, the Marranos’ closed-door ceremonies became the oral tradition of women rather than men (in opposition to Hebrew custom), with ceremonial rituals handed down from mother to daughter. There is no persecution any more, […]

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LOS ÚLTIMOS MARRANOS Jacques Derrida

LOS ÚLTIMOS MARRANOSJacques Derrida Traducción y notas: Héctor Astudillo del Valle. Edición digital de Derrida en castellano. Encendido de las velas del shabbat a escondidas, en Belmonte, Portugal. Como ya se sabe, «marrano» (del árabe moharrama, cosa prohibida) es el nombre dado a los judíos que, a pesar de convertirse, continuaban practicando los ritos de la ley judaica, en […]

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