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Bad FaithTeachers, Liberalism, and the Origins of McCarthyism$
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Andrew Feffer

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9780823281169

Published to Fordham Scholarship Online: September 2019

DOI: 10.5422/fordham/9780823281169.001.0001

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Flirting with the Right

Flirting with the Right

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(p.195) 10 Flirting with the Right
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Bad Faith
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Andrew Feffer

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Fordham University Press
DOI:10.5422/fordham/9780823281169.003.0011

In this chapter, the role of anti-Semitism in the Coudert probe is explored. Of the teachers and staff targeted by the investigation, a disproportionate number were Jewish, prompting critics to argue that the inquiry motives were tainted by anti-Jewish bigotry. The chapter places the investigation in the context of growing racism and anti-Semitism on the streets and in the schools of the city, led by such organizations as the Christian Front and the German-American Bund.

Keywords:   American Jewish Committee, anti-Semitism, Christian Front, German-American Bund, Italian fascism, Rabbi Stephen Wise

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