Holocaust survivor Absil Walter recalls the blood libel myth’s impact on his community.
Staff from Facing History and Ourselves discuss the history and ramifications of the blood libel.
This video explores the use of the blood libel in modern politics.
Scholars describe the persistence of antisemitism in Europe from the Enlightenment through World War I and explain how new social, political, and pseudo-scientific justifications were created to perpetuate old prejudices.
This excerpt from "Sholem Aleichem: Laughing in the Darkness" depicts the various ways Jewish communities responded to economic and social changes.