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Longest Hatred, The; From the Cross to the Swastika

02/08/1993

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Series
Longest Hatred, The
Program
From the Cross to the Swastika
Program Number

101

Series Description

This program presents an analysis of one of Western Civilization's most persistent and destructive prejudices -- anti-Semitism. Featuring prominent Jewish, Christian and Muslim scholars in Europe, America and the Middle East, the program provides insight into the roots of anti-Semitism and reports on its contemporary manifestations. The program is divided into 3 parts: "From the Cross to the Swastika" traces the troubled relations between Judaism and Christianity from Roman times to the present; "Enemies of the People" demonstrates that wherever there is extreme nationalism, there is anti-Semitism; and, "Between Moses and Muhammad" which focuses on the Arab-Israeli conflict. Series release date: 1993

Program Description

This program presents an analysis of one of Western Civilization's most persistent and destructive prejudices -- anti-Semitism. Featuring prominent Jewish, Christian and Muslim scholars in Europe, America and the Middle East, the program provides insight into the roots of anti-Semitism and reports on its contemporary manifestations. The program is divided into 3 parts: "From the Cross to the Swastika" traces the troubled relations between Judaism and Christianity from Roman times to the present; "Enemies of the People" demonstrates that wherever there is extreme nationalism, there is anti-Semitism; and, "Between Moses and Muhammad" which focuses on the Arab-Israeli conflict.

Duration

00:44:55

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Race and Ethnicity
Social Issues
Religion
Citation
Chicago: “Longest Hatred, The; From the Cross to the Swastika,” 02/08/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 11, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34D30F3312A04A0E8D1DE6CC50909BE1.
MLA: “Longest Hatred, The; From the Cross to the Swastika.” 02/08/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 11, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34D30F3312A04A0E8D1DE6CC50909BE1>.
APA: Longest Hatred, The; From the Cross to the Swastika. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_34D30F3312A04A0E8D1DE6CC50909BE1
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