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Clarissa's Blog

An academic's opinions on feminism, politics, literature, philosophy, teaching, academia, and a lot more.

Spain Is Different

Turns out Spain was exceptionally mean towards Jews starting as early as the 7th century. Everywhere else in the post-Roman territories the secular Roman tradition of respecting the Jewish right to worship was being upheld even by Christian bishops. Except in Visigoth Spain where this Roman tradition was discarded.

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