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This week - last week

This week I’m reading about the attack on Paris. I don’t need to tell you about it. The media is full of front-line news on continual loop. 529 more words

Shylock's Justification for Revenge


Shylock’s Justification for Revenge is a well-known monologue by a Shakespearean villain. Shylock is a Jew. He is a merchant who has often been oppressed. 324 more words


Greek Jews protest newspaper’s Shylock caricature

ATHENS, Greece (JTA) — The Greek Jewish community protested after one of Greece’s main newspapers published a caricature of a former finance minister as a “Jewish moneylender.” 225 more words

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Shylock, anti-semitism and contextual awareness

A few days ago I was reading this post by Martin Robinson, author of the book Trivium21C and all round interesting thinker and blogger on education: 1,851 more words

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Shylock's Ghost

tomorrow evening (tuesday 27th), 10.35-11.45pm, on bbc 1
shylock’s ghost (presented by alan yentob) (in the imagine … series)

“Alan Yentob travels to the ghetto in Venice with award-winning novelist Howard Jacobson as he embarks on a retelling of Shakespeare’s most performed play, The Merchant of Venice.

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One day in the life of our Baking Street Heroes

Shylock: Look! There’s the ‘smoking bun!

What’sOn: Don’t you mean ‘smoking gun?’

Shylock: It’s a bun, What’sOn; and there is smoke rising from it. But, I do see what you mean. 206 more words