The Origin of the word Ghetto, and Anti-Semitism that plagues Jewish people until today

How well do you know your history? On April 10, 1516, the government of Venice officially confined the city’s Jews to one small area of the city — the first Jewish ghetto. It was called, Ghetto Vechio. This area remained the required home to the city’s Jews until Napoleon took the city in 1797 and […]