Making Racism a Science (Part-1)

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There was in fact a real fear among the white non-Jewish middle and upper classes in American society –  that Jews, Eastern Europeans, Italians and coloreds were going to swamp the white race. To address this fear, America enacted a law in 1924 severely restricting the number of immigrants from these ethnic groups.

For the Jews of Europe, the timing was absolutely awful – Nazism was on the rise and Jews were all trying to flee. One Jewish family in particular stands out among the thousands of Jews who applied for immigration visas at American embassies around Europe’s capital cities – the family of Anne Frank……..

The rest of the post is here……