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Loaded: Related Content on 3200Stories

Loaded: Related Content on 3200Stories

  Shylock in the 21st Century – A Round Table: Blood in the Merchant of Venice A Miser and His/Her Fears Shylock on Wall Street Jewish Poverty, Jewish Wealth The Shylock Case Shylock: Only Human       Shylock Sets the Stage For Exploration of Loaded Topic: ‘Jews and Money’ A response to the play “Shylock,” […]

‘Shylock’ Sets the Stage for Exploration of Loaded Topic: ‘Jews and Money’

‘Shylock’ Sets the Stage for Exploration of Loaded Topic: ‘Jews and Money’

“Shylock, noun. A ruthless moneylender; a loan shark.”
“Origin: After Shylock, the ruthless usurer in The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare.”
The adjective — ruthless — appears twice without any qualification. Even in a contemporary reference work, that’s all we find.

Jewish Poverty, Jewish Wealth

Jewish Poverty, Jewish Wealth

Jewish wealth does not mean that there is a secret conspiracy to control the world. If one put all the Jewish billionaires in one room, it’s hard to believe that they could agree on anything, much less world domination.

The Miser and His/Her Fears

The Miser and His/Her Fears

We’re not living in the shadow of the pogrom, the ghetto, the blood libel. It’s time to stop clutching so tight that we begin to perpetrate the same injustices on others