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Happy Jew York City Day, Peter Stuyvesant!

For those of you who aren’t dorky enough to keep up on your history, today marks the 355th anniversary of the day when the Dutch rejected Peter Stuyvesant’s request to banish the "deceitful race" of the Jews out of what … Read More

By / April 26, 2010

For those of you who aren’t dorky enough to keep up on your history, today marks the 355th anniversary of the day when the Dutch rejected Peter Stuyvesant’s request to banish the "deceitful race" of the Jews out of what would become New York City.

If only old man Stuyvesant could see it today…