T.S. Elliot: Major 20th Century Modernist Poet, Essayist, Playwright — and an Antisemite

Thomas Stearns (T.S.) Eliot (Sept. 26, 1888 — Jan. 4, 1965) was a major 20th century Modernist poet — plus essayist, publisher, playwright, literary critic, and editor. His most notable poems include “The Waste Land” (1922), “The Hollow Men” (1925), “Ash Wednesday” (1930), and “Four Quartets” (1943). Although allegations that he was an antisemite have…

Louis Frarrakhan: For Decades a Spewer of Antisemitic Hate

Although Louis Farrakhan, 87, claims he is not antisemitic, he has repeatedly made extremely antisemitic statements for decades. Since 1981, Farrakhan has been the leader of the Nation of Islam, which the Southern Poverty Law Center, Anti-Defamation League, and other monitoring organizations consider to be an antisemetic and Black supremacist group. Consdier this brief excerpt…