antisemitism

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an·ti-Sem·i·tism

or an·ti·sem·i·tism (ăn′tē-sĕm′ĭ-tĭz′əm, ăn′tī-)
n.
1. Hostility toward or prejudice against Jews or Judaism.
2. Discrimination against Jews.
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Noun1.antisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish peopleantisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish people
racism - the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races
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KAaAaAeAe-hnemann does not feel that the recent rallies represent a new dimensi of anti-Semitism in Germany.
Perhaps the literary work that best expresses, in stark terms, the phenomenon of guilt-defensiveness anti-Semitism in Germany is the play Garbage, the City, and Death, written in 1975 by the film director and writer Rainer Werner Fassbinder: "And it's the Jew's fault, because he makes us feel guilty because he exists.
way in museums and educational institutions, which are now offering workshops for students and the general public about anti-Semitism, will lead to the honesty that Germany has shown in its transparency toward the history of anti-Semitism in Germany.