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Bad Rap: Public Enemy and Jewish Enmity

Bad Rap:  Public Enemy and Jewish Enmity

Cornell Chronicle, September 23, 2010

Rappers obviously didn't invent anti-Semitism, but in the early 1990s, some of them certainly "did play a role in spreading it and giving it authority and credibility," said Glenn Altschuler, the Thomas and Dorothy Litwin Professor of American Studies at Cornell, in his public lecture "Bad Rap: Public Enemy and Jewish Enmity," Sept. 21 at the A.D. White House.

 

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