“They bind our hands and then complain that we do not make use of them.” –Moses Mendelssohn On July 19, 1870, Prussian chancellor Otto von Bismarck embarked on a successful scheme....

“They bind our hands and then complain that we do not make use of them.” –Moses Mendelssohn In the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries, anti-Semitic violence in the German-speaking lands (there were...

Welcome to one of those posts that is secretly derived from my thesis research. Contains mention of the Holocaust. My research is still in its early stages, so this breakdown of...