Jews: An ethnic group with historical ties to the land of ISRAEL and the religion of JUDAISM.Minority Groups: A subgroup having special characteristics within a larger group, often bound together by special ties which distinguish it from the larger group.Ethnic Groups: A group of people with a common cultural heritage that sets them apart from others in a variety of social relationships.Minority Health: The concept covering the physical and mental conditions of members of minority groups.Hispanic Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican (MEXICAN AMERICANS), Puerto Rican, Cuban, Central or South American, or other Spanish culture or origin. The concept does not include Brazilian Americans or Portuguese Americans.Arabs: Members of a Semitic people inhabiting the Arabian peninsula or other countries of the Middle East and North Africa. The term may be used with reference to ancient, medieval, or modern ethnic or cultural groups. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Morocco: A country located in north Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea, with a southern border with Western Sahara, eastern border with Algeria. The capital is Rabat.Suriname: A republic in the north of South America, bordered on the west by GUYANA (British Guiana) and on the east by FRENCH GUIANA. Its capital is Paramaribo. It was formerly called Netherlands Guiana or Dutch Guiana or Surinam. Suriname was first settled by the English in 1651 but was ceded to the Dutch by treaty in 1667. It became an autonomous territory under the Dutch crown in 1954 and gained independence in 1975. The country was named for the Surinam River but the meaning of that name is uncertain. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1167 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p526)IsraelAfrican Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the black groups of Africa.Prejudice: A preconceived judgment made without factual basis.United StatesCultural Diversity: Coexistence of numerous distinct ethnic, racial, religious, or cultural groups within one social unit, organization, or population. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 2d college ed., 1982, p955)Continental Population Groups: Groups of individuals whose putative ancestry is from native continental populations based on similarities in physical appearance.Healthcare Disparities: Differences in access to or availability of medical facilities and services.European Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Europe.Judaism: The religion of the Jews characterized by belief in one God and in the mission of the Jews to teach the Fatherhood of God as revealed in the Hebrew Scriptures. (Webster, 3d ed)Health Status Disparities: Variation in rates of disease occurrence and disabilities between population groups defined by socioeconomic characteristics such as age, ethnicity, economic resources, or gender and populations identified geographically or similar measures.African Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the continent of Africa.Libya: A country in northern Africa, bordering the Mediterranean Sea, between Egypt, Tunisia, and Algeria, having southern border with Chad, Niger, and Sudan. Its capital is Tripoli.Asian Americans: Persons living in the United States having origins in any of the original peoples of the Far East, Southeast Asia, or the Indian subcontinent.Socioeconomic Factors: Social and economic factors that characterize the individual or group within the social structure.Caribbean Region: The area that lies between continental North and South America and comprises the Caribbean Sea, the West Indies, and the adjacent mainland regions of southern Mexico, Central America, Colombia, and Venezuela.Asia: The largest of the continents. It was known to the Romans more specifically as what we know today as Asia Minor. The name comes from at least two possible sources: from the Assyrian asu (to rise) or from the Sanskrit usa (dawn), both with reference to its being the land of the rising sun, i.e., eastern as opposed to Europe, to the west. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p82 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p34)IraqHistory, Modern 1601-: The period of history from 1601 of the common era to the present.VietnamHolocaust: A massive slaughter, especially the systematic mass extermination of European Jews in Nazi concentration camps prior to and during World War II.Emigration and Immigration: The process of leaving one's country to establish residence in a foreign country.Factor XI Deficiency: A hereditary deficiency of blood coagulation factor XI (also known as plasma thromboplastin antecedent or PTA or antihemophilic factor C) resulting in a systemic blood-clotting defect called hemophilia C or Rosenthal's syndrome, that may resemble classical hemophilia.West Indies: Islands lying between southeastern North America and northern South America, enclosing the Caribbean Sea. They comprise the Greater Antilles (CUBA; DOMINICAN REPUBLIC; HAITI; JAMAICA; and PUERTO RICO), the Lesser Antilles (ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA and the other Leeward Islands, BARBADOS; MARTINIQUE and the other Windward Islands, NETHERLANDS ANTILLES; VIRGIN ISLANDS OF THE UNITED STATES, BRITISH VIRGINI ISLANDS, and the islands north of Venezuela which include TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO), and the BAHAMAS. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1330)YemenCultural Competency: Cultural and linguistic competence is a set of congruent behaviors, attitudes, and policies that come together in a system, agency, or among professionals that enables effective work in cross-cultural situations. Competence implies the capacity to function effectively as an individual and an organization within the context of the cultural beliefs, behaviors, and needs presented by consumers and their communities.Health Services Accessibility: The degree to which individuals are inhibited or facilitated in their ability to gain entry to and to receive care and services from the health care system. Factors influencing this ability include geographic, architectural, transportational, and financial considerations, among others.School Admission Criteria: Requirements for the selection of students for admission to academic institutions.Great BritainPrevalence: The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.Cross-Sectional Studies: Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.Cultural Characteristics: Those aspects or characteristics which identify a culture.Medically Underserved Area: A geographic location which has insufficient health resources (manpower and/or facilities) to meet the medical needs of the resident population.Culture: A collective expression for all behavior patterns acquired and socially transmitted through symbols. Culture includes customs, traditions, and language.Acculturation: Process of cultural change in which one group or members of a group assimilate various cultural patterns from another.Questionnaires: Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.Emigrants and Immigrants: People who leave their place of residence in one country and settle in a different country.Africa, Northern: The geographical area of Africa comprising ALGERIA; EGYPT; LIBYA; MOROCCO; and TUNISIA. It includes also the vast deserts and oases of the Sahara. It is often referred to as North Africa, French-speaking Africa, or the Maghreb. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p856)Interviews as Topic: Conversations with an individual or individuals held in order to obtain information about their background and other personal biographical data, their attitudes and opinions, etc. It includes school admission or job interviews.Patient Acceptance of Health Care: The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.New York CityRisk Factors: An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice: Knowledge, attitudes, and associated behaviors which pertain to health-related topics such as PATHOLOGIC PROCESSES or diseases, their prevention, and treatment. This term refers to non-health workers and health workers (HEALTH PERSONNEL).Indians, North American: Individual members of North American ethnic groups with ancient historic ancestral origins in Asia.Armenia: An ancient country in western Asia, by the twentieth century divided among the former USSR, Turkey, and Iran. It was attacked at various times from before the 7th century B.C. to 69 B.C. by Assyrians, Medes, Persians, the Greeks under Alexander, and the Romans. It changed hands frequently in wars between Neo-Persian and Roman Empires from the 3d to 7th centuries and later under Arabs, Seljuks, Byzantines, and Mongols. In the 19th century Armenian nationalism arose but suffered during Russo-Turkish hostilities. It became part of the Soviet Republic in 1921, with part remaining under Turkey. (Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988)TurkeyLondonAttitude to Health: Public attitudes toward health, disease, and the medical care system.Netherlands: Country located in EUROPE. It is bordered by the NORTH SEA, BELGIUM, and GERMANY. Constituent areas are Aruba, Curacao, Sint Maarten, formerly included in the NETHERLANDS ANTILLES.Tay-Sachs Disease: An autosomal recessive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the onset in infancy of an exaggerated startle response, followed by paralysis, dementia, and blindness. It is caused by mutation in the alpha subunit of the HEXOSAMINIDASE A resulting in lipid-laden ganglion cells. It is also known as the B variant (with increased HEXOSAMINIDASE B but absence of hexosaminidase A) and is strongly associated with Ashkenazic Jewish ancestry.Mexican Americans: Persons living in the United States of Mexican descent.Students, Health Occupations: Individuals enrolled in a school or formal educational program in the health occupations.EnglandPoverty: A situation in which the level of living of an individual, family, or group is below the standard of the community. It is often related to a specific income level.Founder Effect: A phenomenon that is observed when a small subgroup of a larger POPULATION establishes itself as a separate and isolated entity. The subgroup's GENE POOL carries only a fraction of the genetic diversity of the parental population resulting in an increased frequency of certain diseases in the subgroup, especially those diseases known to be autosomal recessive.CaliforniaResidence Characteristics: Elements of residence that characterize a population. They are applicable in determining need for and utilization of health services.Cross-Cultural Comparison: Comparison of various psychological, sociological, or cultural factors in order to assess the similarities or diversities occurring in two or more different cultures or societies.Social Class: A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.Health Promotion: Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.Health Education: Education that increases the awareness and favorably influences the attitudes and knowledge relating to the improvement of health on a personal or community basis.EuropeMass Screening: Organized periodic procedures performed on large groups of people for the purpose of detecting disease.Schools, Medical: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of medicine.National Socialism: The doctrines and policies of the Nazis or the National Social German Workers party, which ruled Germany under Adolf Hitler from 1933-1945. These doctrines and policies included racist nationalism, expansionism, and state control of the economy. (from Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th ed. and American Heritage College Dictionary, 3d ed.)Logistic Models: Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.Health Surveys: A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.Concentration Camps: Facilities in which WARFARE or political prisoners are confined.Patient Selection: Criteria and standards used for the determination of the appropriateness of the inclusion of patients with specific conditions in proposed treatment plans and the criteria used for the inclusion of subjects in various clinical trials and other research protocols.Health Services Needs and Demand: Health services required by a population or community as well as the health services that the population or community is able and willing to pay for.Communication Barriers: Those factors, such as language or sociocultural relationships, which interfere in the meaningful interpretation and transmission of ideas between individuals or groups.Substance-Related Disorders: Disorders related to substance abuse.Community Health Services: Diagnostic, therapeutic and preventive health services provided for individuals in the community.Educational Status: Educational attainment or level of education of individuals.Quality of Health Care: The levels of excellence which characterize the health service or health care provided based on accepted standards of quality.Europe, EasternFamilial Mediterranean Fever: A group of HEREDITARY AUTOINFLAMMATION DISEASES, characterized by recurrent fever, abdominal pain, headache, rash, PLEURISY; and ARTHRITIS. ORCHITIS; benign MENINGITIS; and AMYLOIDOSIS may also occur. Homozygous or compound heterozygous mutations in marenostrin gene result in autosomal recessive transmission; simple heterozygous, autosomal dominant form of the disease.Demography: Statistical interpretation and description of a population with reference to distribution, composition, or structure.Health Status: The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.Data Collection: Systematic gathering of data for a particular purpose from various sources, including questionnaires, interviews, observation, existing records, and electronic devices. The process is usually preliminary to statistical analysis of the data.Age Factors: Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.Health Care Surveys: Statistical measures of utilization and other aspects of the provision of health care services including hospitalization and ambulatory care.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Asian Continental Ancestry Group: Individuals whose ancestral origins are in the southeastern and eastern areas of the Asian continent.Mental Disorders: Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.Sex Factors: Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.Delivery of Health Care: The concept concerned with all aspects of providing and distributing health services to a patient population.Incidence: The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.Islam: A monotheistic religion promulgated by the Prophet Mohammed with Allah as the deity.Gene Pool: The total genetic information possessed by the reproductive members of a POPULATION of sexually reproducing organisms.Social Support: Support systems that provide assistance and encouragement to individuals with physical or emotional disabilities in order that they may better cope. Informal social support is usually provided by friends, relatives, or peers, while formal assistance is provided by churches, groups, etc.USSR
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There are also minority groups of Russians, Assyrians, Kurds, Jews and Greeks.[1] Prior to the Nagorno-Karabakh War the former ...
Almost a third of population came from minority groups: 13.9% Ukrainians; 10% Jews; 3.1% Belarusians; 2.3% Germans and 3.4% ... These were then grouped together into powiaty (akin to counties), which, in turn, were grouped as województwa (voivodeships, ... and political groups of ethnic minorities (German: German Social Democratic Party of Poland, Jewish: General Jewish Labour Bund ... The situation of minorities was a complex subject and changed during the period. Poland was also a nation of many religions. In ...
There are also minority groups of Russians, Assyrians, Kurds, Jews and Greeks. Prior to the Nagorno-Karabakh War the, with many ...
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Tatars and Jews usually use Russian as their lingua franca. But there are tendencies within these minority groups to use ... "National Minorities Policy of the Government of the Czech Republic". Vlada.cz. Retrieved 2012-05-22. Hammarström, Harald; ... Still it was implicitly understood in the hopes of minority nations that Ukrainian would be used in the Ukrainian SSR, Uzbek ... Ukrainian is an official minority language in some of them.[which?] Ukrainian is also spoken by a large émigré population, ...
Other minority ethnic groups recorded as present in Kharkiv Oblast include Armenians, Jews, and Belarusians. 53.8% of the ... Other languages, spoken mainly by minority ethnic groups, accounted for 1.1% of the population. Amongst these groups, only the ... Other minority ethnic groups recorded as present in Crimea include Belarusians and Armenians. 77% of the population of Crimea ... These numbers show that there was a high level of ethnic diversity in the region, and that no group had an outright majority. ...
Later works include more sympathetic black characters, as well as other minority groups such as Jews. Howard's viewpoint was ... He was consciously defining himself as part of a minority group and most of his characters are also of Irish origin in some way ... Howard was proud of his Irish ancestry at a time when the Irish were considered an undesirable minority group themselves. ... Howard wrote mostly about the clash of cultures rather than racial groups. He was also of the belief that, no matter who won ...
The first sizable group of self-identified Jews immigrated from Poland, beginning in 1929. From the 1930s to the early 1950s, ... Costa Rica has four small minority groups: Mulattos, Blacks, Amerindians and Asians. About 8% of the population is of Black ... Costa Rica has four small minority groups: Mulattoes, Blacks, Asians, and Amerindians. In addition to the "Indigenas", whites, ... As of 2012[update] most Costa Ricans are of primarily Mixed or Spanish ancestry with minorities of German, Nicaraguan, Italian ...
These groups constantly faced opposition from a strong political minority of Orthodox Jews living in the city. Neither major ... The group spread warnings through letters, newspapers, and television that Mormon missionaries would convert Jews throughout ... Orthodox Jews marched on City Hall and to the construction site in 1986. Some even gathered at the Western Wall in a public ... Some Jews in the area were still uneasy and doubted the church's intent, believing that religious belief among Mormons would ...
National Socialist ideology developed a racial hierarchy which placed minority groups - most especially the Jews - as subhuman ... Smaller religious minorities faced harsher repression, with the Jews of Germany expelled for extermination on the grounds of ... in which the Jews plotted to undermine the Germans, and inferior groups like Slavs and defective individuals in the German gene ... The Jews, by the way, regarded Him as the son of a whore-of a whore and a Roman soldier. The decisive falsification of Jesus's ...
Districts were established for the republic's three largest minority groups, which were the Jews, Russians, and Poles. Other ... Greenwood Publishing Group. p. 146. ISBN 978-0-275-95629-5. Magocsi 1996, p. 715. Magocsi 1996, p. 717. Magocsi 1996, pp. 718- ... During the 1930s, there were significant numbers of ethnic minorities living within the Ukrainian SSR. National Districts were ... Poles and Jews adding it to the territory of the Ukrainian SSR. In 1945, these lands were permanently annexed, and the ...
The school opened its doors more widely to minority groups, such as African American women and Jews. Academic excellence ... The Abbot Circle, around which the main buildings are grouped, was re-dedicated on 3 May 1997. The tree-lined Maple Walk, which ... Students were divided into two groups called Gargoyles and Griffins for sports teams and for other purposes that required ... dividing the students into groups; their colors were green and orange, respectively. Dual-color felt beanie hats with an image ...
"World Directory of Minorities and Indigenous Peoples - Austria : Burgenland and Viennese Hungarians". Minority Rights Group ... Linguistic Minorities in Central and Eastern Europe, p. 21 "Anti-Semitism pushing out Hungarian Jews, Vienna community says". ... In the 2010s, according to the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, a number of Hungarian Jews have fled antisemitism in Hungary and ...
... other immigrants of Romanian national minority groups have been included such as: Armenians, Germans, Gypsies, Hungarians, Jews ... Ethnic Groups Worldwide: A Ready Reference Handbook By David Levinson, Published 1998 - Greenwood Publishing Group. At the time ... The only ethnic groups with higher frequencies of R1b in the East are the Aromanians due to their main ancestry from the Roman ... From a group of 178 males from 9 Romanian counties, mainly from Transylvania, most of them belong to the Paleolithic European ...
... disenfranchised and persecuted Jews and other racial minority groups. Hungarian fascist Gyula Gömbös rose to power as Prime ... During World War II, the Axis Powers in Europe led by Nazi Germany participated in the extermination of millions of Jews and ... Upon the Revolutionary Union being taken over by Raúl Ferrero Rebagliati, who sought to mobilise mass support for the group's ... Related to Mosca's theory of domination of society by an organized minority over a disorganized majority was Robert Michels' ...
Minority Alawites and Christians are being increasingly targeted by Islamists and other groups fighting in the Syrian civil war ... Religious groups include Sunnis, Christians, Alawites, Druze, Isma'ilis, Mandeans, Shiites, Salafis, Yazidis, and Jews. Sunni ... There are also smaller ethnic minority groups, such as the Albanians, Bosnians, Georgians, Greeks, Persians, Pashtuns and ... with a Yazidi minority that numbers around 40,000... Turkmen are the third largest ethnic group in Syria, making up around 4-5 ...
We've got to watch out for all minority groups; not just the Negroes. In different areas you've got to watch out for different ... things, sometimes it's Italians, sometimes it's Jews, sometimes it's Negroes." Unbeknownst to Abbe, Dick Taft was Jewish. ... Roger Klorese, class of 1977 - founding director of the Online Policy Group, and founder of QueerNet Jeffrey Weeks, class of ... the Phi Sigma Kappa national organization did not have a formal policy regarding membership of ethnic or religious minorities ...
Immigration of a large, but minority, group wouldn't be considered a redemptive attempt and would not be a heretical action. ... But when the Jews are in eretz-Yisrael, there is surely a hechsher mitzva of kibbush-haaretz. How can the Jews be in eretz- ... Thus, when the United Nations told the Jews to go home, it was mandatory that they do so. Just as Cyrus instructed the Jews of ... religious persecution Jews, or decrees against Jews): that even if they will threaten to kill them with difficult torture, they ...
But the minority groups such as Jews, most of their customs were no more, leaving them into the Han group. This separation ... After the massacre, the remaining Jews and Muslims escaped. Some were back to their own country, but some like Jews escaped to ... But in the middle period of Ming Dynasty, the royalties separated Semu into different groups while the groups as Muslims and ... compared to other Semu groups such as the Christians and Jews. Bukhara and Samarqand were visited by Changchun. At the same ...
... or use tactics to keep the minority out. The minority group in turn react by either dispersing or congregating, avoiding ... Gamm, Gerald (1999). Urban Exodus: Why the Jews Left Boston and the Catholics Stayed. Harvard University Press. Kruse, Kevin M ... In 2006, the increased number of Latinos had made whites a minority group in some western cities. In the 1930s, states outside ... In addition, Latinos, the fastest growing minority group in the US, began to migrate away from traditional entry cities and to ...
Current research interests include Canadian social history, immigration, education of ethnic and minority groups, American ... Troper is the author of several other books, including, The Ransomed of God: The Secret Rescue of the Jews of Syria and Old ... Michael T. Kaufman (2 January 1983). "Book reveals anti-Semitic leaders blocked Jews' escape to Canada". Anchorage Daily News. ... wounds : Jews, Ukrainians and the hunt for Nazi war criminals in Canada. He is a professor of education at Toronto, Ontario's ...
A substantial majority of those leaving the Kingdom of Hungary were members of ethnic minority groups, including Slovaks, ... Germans, and Jews. In the estimate of one leading scholar, ethnic Hungarians comprised only about one-third of those emigrating ... The majority group who remained loyal to the more orthodox and Marxist SLP, formed a new Sickness Benefit association of their ... Those minority members giving allegiance to the rival SPA remained with the already existing Workers Benefit and Educational ...
In Maryland state politics and charity leadership, Kennedy was also known to help other minority groups, notably Jews and Irish ... nevertheless paradoxically was known in a number of cases for defending minority rights. Earlier, when he was in the Maryland ...
The society of the Marsh Arabs was divided into two main groups by occupation. One group bred and raised water buffalo while ... Majority Shia Islam Minority Mandaeism. The Marsh Arabs (Arabic: عرب الأهوار‎ ʻArab al-Ahwār "Arabs of the Marshlands"), also ... To this day, the shaikh of a Marsh Arab group will collect a tribute from his tribe in order to maintain the mudhif, the tribal ... Genetic studies on Jews. *Haplogroup IJ. *Haplogroup IJK. *Haplogroup J-M172. *Haplogroup J-M267 ...
Rabbi Berkowitz Urges Jews to Be Militant but Non-violent Self-determination for All Minority Groups. Download PDF for this ... Rabbi Berkowitz Urges Jews to Be Militant but Non-violent Self-determination for All Minority Groups ... for Jews to allow the struggles of minority groups for a greater share of economic advantage "to be translated into a Black- ... "I believe in the granting of liberation and self-determination for all minority groups, but not at the expense of Jews." ...
The Jews of Africa and Asia: Contemporary Anti-Semitism and other pressures. Singapore: Minority Rights Group. pp. 9-10. ISBN 0 ... Mizrahi Jews (the majority of whom are Baghdadi Jews), Malabar Jews and Ashkenazi Jews. The first contact between Jews and the ... Malaysian Jews are Jews living in Malaysia, or those originally from the country. The state of Penang was once home to a Jewish ... History of the Jews in Singapore Baghdadi Jews Parfitt, Tudor (1987). ...
Thus Jews and other minority groups were stripped of their German citizenship.[10] The laws were expanded on 26 November 1935 ... Around 90 percent of those were Jews; approximately one in six Jews killed in the Holocaust died at the camp.[1][2] Others ... These laws prohibited marriages between Jews and people of Germanic extraction, extramarital relations between Jews and Germans ... along with an additional group who participated in the revolt.[215] Crematorium IV was destroyed in the fighting, and a group ...
There are also minority groups of Russians, Assyrians, Kurds, Jews and Greeks.[1] Prior to the Nagorno-Karabakh War the former ...
Jews. 1. Minority Groups. 1. Multicultural Education. 1. Peace. 1. Political Influences. 1. ... The multicultural call for recognition, the one calling for the recognition of cultural minorities and identities, the one now ...
Histories and records of a few ethnic groups, including Germans, Jews, Basques, and Swedes, are listed in the Place Search of ... Minorities usually appear in the same records as other Utahns. Search for members of minority groups in the same records you ... Minorities usually appear in the same records as other Utahns. Search for members of minority groups in the same records you ... Minorities usually appear in the same records as other Utahns. Search for members of minority groups in the same records you ...
Frances push-pull relationship with Jews. {MOVIE REVIEW } {{lsquo}Being Jewish in France traces the minority group when it ... but with any minority group making its way in a majority culture. Also, the very specificity of this project, the enormous ... For one thing, as directed by Yves Jeuland, the story this film tells has fascinating parallels not only with Jews in the U.S. ... It is Badinter, a former Minister of Justice, who sums things up best: "The Jews and France," he says, "are a love affair gone ...
... they are members of minority ethnic, racial, or religious groups; for others, they are the "globalists," the Illuminati, the ... For antisemites, the elites are the Jews; for David Icke, the elites are the reptilians; for nationalists, ... beyond the control of any particular person or group. There is also an ethical critique, popular among religious groups and ... On the other hand, this has been useful in mobilizing a diverse group of people who can project what they want to see in this ...
Jews; and Bahais. Levels of membership in minority religious groups remained relatively unchanged. There was no estimate of ... According to the Department of Religious Affairs and National Minorities, some minority religious groups, including the ... The law places some restrictions on the religious freedom of adherents of minority religious groups, and there were some ... There are small communities of other religious groups. There was no reliable census data on religious minorities, and estimates ...
Legalize and register minority religious groups, including non-Orthodox Christians, Jews, Bahais, and Hare Krishnas. ... Members of minority ethnic groups, in particular ethnic Uzbeks, have been forcibly displaced to uninhabitable desert areas of ... For example, the past year has witnessed the closure of two ecological groups and a sports group for disabled teenagers. Some ... The government virtually never registers independent nongovernmental groups.. Some of the few groups that focused their work on ...
MINORITY] - GREECE Following is a short description of each of the main minority groups in Greece. For information about Jews ... Other minorities include Vlachs, Armenians, Albanians, Jews, and Gypsies. Its important to learn the history of the ethnic, ... Turks are the largest minority group in Greece. The Turkish population in Greece during the Ottoman rule was not large and ... Jews. Jews have been in Greece in small numbers since ancient times. Thessaloniki (Salonika) was the historic center of Jewish ...
Almost a third of these were of minority groups: 13.9% Ukrainians; 3.1% Belarusians; 8.6% Jews; 2.3% Germans; and 3.4% percent ... Almost a third of these were of minority groups: 13.9% Ukrainians; 3.1% Belarusians; 8.6% Jews; 2.3% Germans; and 3.4% percent ... and the ethnic minority political groups (mainly the Jewish and German ones). Frequently changing governments and other ... a b Joseph Marcus, Social and Political History of the Jews in Poland, 1919-1939, Mouton Publishing, 1983, ISBN 90-279-3239-5, ...
Jews are now a minority in Israeli-controlled territory. Palestinians outnumber them. This is despite all the creative measures ... Israel has found "Jews" among Peruvian Indians, Ethiopian tribes and minority groups from India. American Jews who opt to be ... According to the Israeli army, Jews are now a minority in Israeli-controlled territory. Palestinians outnumber them. This is ... Part of the reason is that the number of Jews is not keeping pace. More than a million are estimated to have emigrated from ...
... or any other powerful group?. B4. Do cultural, ethnic, religious, or other minority groups have full political rights and ... Three non-Muslim religious groups-Jews, Orthodox Christians, and Armenian Christians-are officially recognized. However, ... The Alevi minority, a non-Sunni Muslim group, has historically faced violence and discrimination. In April 2016, the European ... The International Crisis Group reports that more than 2,400 people-PKK fighters, Turkish security forces, and civilians-had ...
Well, the same lame excuse has been given for continuing slavery, discrimination against women and minority groups, and many ... Jew-hating exposed. Margate, Fla.: Valerie Plame was smart enough to work for the CIA, but wants us to believe she posts anti- ...
What minority groups have suffered discrimination? Jews and Romany (Gypsy) In what ways might extreme ethinic loyality inhibit ... Which three groups of early invaders successively conquered Norhern Europe? The Romans, Vikings, and Germanic tribes all ... How has ethnicity led to turmoil in Eastern Europe? Most ethnic groups in Eastern Europe fiercely guarded their identities. ...
Members of minority groups, such as the Talysh, Avars, Russians, and Jews, served in the Milli Mejlis and in government. ... National/Racial/Ethnic Minorities. Some of the approximately 20,000 to 30,000 citizens of Armenian descent living in the ... Local human rights groups, including the Oil Workers Rights Defense Council, an NGO dedicated to protecting worker rights in ... National/Racial/Ethnic Minorities. *Societal Abuses, Discrimination, and Acts of Violence Based on Sexual Orientation and ...
In a 1935 paper on social-psychological problems of a minority group, the topic was clearly the Jews. Here, Lewin extended the ... But as he added such new problems as group goals, group decision making, and group problem solving, it became necessary to ... 1953 Studies in Group Decision. Pages 287-301 in Dorwin Cartwright and Alvin Zander (editors), Group Dynamics: Research and ... In the "democratic" group, the leader participated as a fellow group member, for example in decisions about how and with what ...
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  • Although sociological literature reveals scattered references towomen as a minority group, comparable in certain resepcts to racial,ethnic, and national minorities, no systematic investigation has beenundertaken as to what extent the term "minority group" is applicableto women. (pfeiffer.edu)
  • According to the 1931 census, national minorities accounted for thirty-one per cent of Poland's population of thirty-two million (that is, almost ten million). (yorku.ca)
  • In a nutshell, ethnic Poles constituted two-thirds of the population while the national minorities - the remaining one-third. (yorku.ca)
  • Articles 95, 96, 109 and 115 of the 1921 Polish Constitution guaranteed the equality of all citizens before the law and gave national minorities the right to preserve and cultivate their national cultures, customs, languages as well as specific churches and religious denominations ( Dziennik , 1921). (yorku.ca)
  • In the 1920s, Warsaw pursued a policy of acceptance regarding national minorities while requiring that their members and minority organizations remain loyal to the state. (yorku.ca)
  • In this framework, the national minorities demanded more rights and intimate contacts with their "home" nation-states while Warsaw began to use various measures to Polonize minorities living in Poland (Łodziński, 1998: 26). (yorku.ca)
  • During the two interwar decades Warsaw's policies toward Poland's national minorities reflected the way the governing elites thought about the organization of the Polish nation-state. (yorku.ca)
  • There are no accurate estimates of the number of inhabitants belonging to national minorities in Norway, since no statistics of ethnic origin are kept. (regjeringen.no)
  • In its Fourth Opinion on Sweden, published in 2017, the Council of Europe's Advisory Committee on the Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities suggested that any such institution would have to be fully mandated to deal with cases of discrimination. (minorityrights.org)
  • The opinion further pointed to legislative and policy gaps regarding the promotion and protection of national minorities and minority languages. (minorityrights.org)
  • American Jews who opt to be buried in Israel are considered "immigrants" and given Israeli citizenship. (dissidentvoice.org)
  • Are American Jews Giving Up on Israel? (foreignpolicy.com)
  • As the ultra-Orthodox pass new measures governing prayer at the Western Wall and religious conversion, a rift is growing between Israel and American Jews. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • TEL AVIV, Israel - A scene in the 1964 Israeli film Sallah Shabati offers a pitch-perfect crystallization of the relationship between American Jews and Israel. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • More than half of American Jews identify with either the Reform or Conservative Jewish movement, where women are welcomed to don prayer shawls and read from the Torah, husbands and wives sing Hebrew liturgies together, and ancient Jewish laws over issues such as kashrut (Jewish dietary laws) and keeping the Sabbath have a looser, modern interpretation. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • As Trump begins the grueling and laborious transition process, which includes hiring more than 4,000 staffers, 1,000 of whom require Senate confirmation, here is how American Jewish organizations and prominent American Jews are responding to the incoming president's elevation of his campaign chief to his chief strategist - one of Trump's first two major hires, along with Republican National Committee chair Reince Priebus, who will be chief of staff. (timesofisrael.com)
  • approximately one in six Jews killed in the Holocaust died at the camp. (wikipedia.org)
  • during the Holocaust , of the four Jews rescued by Stanisław Jasiński and his daughter from Kostopol in Eastern Poland , only Szmuel Liderman survived the massacres ? (thefullwiki.org)
  • The Star of David puts the focus on Jews, but other minority groups were also victims of the Holocaust. (dispatch.com)
  • For example, while many turned a blind eye, some individuals risked their lives to rescue Jews during the Holocaust. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Much of the Holocaust took place in Poland, as Poland had the largest population of Jews of any country in the world, over three million, 90% of whom were murdered by the Nazis. (wikitravel.org)
  • Throughout the year, government authorities continued to commemorate victims of the Holocaust, support preservation of Jewish cemeteries, and memorialize sites where Jews were killed. (state.gov)
  • The guiding perception is that the key threat to the Jewish people isn't a holocaust, it is the gradual drifting away of members of the group. (blogspot.com)
  • On January 26, German Chancellor Angela Merkel told a group of Holocaust survivors it was a 'disgrace' that Jews in Germany faced insults, threats, or violence. (rferl.org)
  • January 27 is marked as International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and Auschwitz is one of the most indelible symbols of the genocide by Nazi Germany in which approximately 6 million Jews were killed. (rferl.org)
  • In Moscow, Putin marked the anniversary at the Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center, lashing out at what he called attempts to rewrite history, singling out what he said were 'collaborationists, accomplices of Hitler' he said helped Nazi Germany kill Jews in Ukraine and the Baltics. (rferl.org)
  • Madar is part of a growing group of members of the second and third generations of descendants of Mizrahi Jews who feel that the ethnic discrimination did not end with the first generation of immigrants who were housed in ma'abarot ‏(transit camps‏) and sent to the corners of the country, but rather that the prejudice continues to this day and is felt in the lives of the children and grandchildren. (haaretz.com)
  • According to the Israeli army , Jews are now a minority in Israeli-controlled territory. (dissidentvoice.org)
  • More than a million are estimated to have emigrated from Israel in the last decade, even though they continue to be counted as Israeli Jews. (dissidentvoice.org)
  • While it is true that much of this population might be uninterested in converting, there are many Israeli "Jews" that are already Buddhist, Baha'i, Christian (Russian Orthodox), and atheist. (dissidentvoice.org)
  • just consider them Jews and give them Israeli citizenship, as has been done with so many others without asking for conversion. (dissidentvoice.org)
  • When you look at the data measuring the gaps in various areas, it's possible to identify an overall improvement in the status of Mizrahim, as well as in the social positioning of other groups in Israeli society," says Dr. Merav Alush Levron, a researcher, social activist, member of the Second Authority for Television & Radio and a new member of the directorate of the Association for Civil Rights in Israel. (haaretz.com)
  • The issues, all revolving around the ever-thorny questions of who is a Jew and what claim non-Israelis can stake to matters of Israeli life, have been simmering for years. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • A Jewish community group in Brazil is suing an iconic political cartoonist for anti-Semitism, over a drawing depicting Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in a "swastika embrace. (rt.com)
  • citation needed] Indications of the growing racial and religious hostility in the nation has caused many Malaysian Jews to leave or flee the country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Knowledge of the history of the ethnic, racial, and religious groups your ancestors belonged to is important. (familysearch.org)
  • 2 These national surveys find that Donald Trump voters who attend church regularly are more likely than nonreligious Trump voters to have warmer feelings toward racial and religious minorities, to be more supportive of immigration and trade, and to be more concerned about poverty. (cato.org)
  • Reduced emphasis on their own racial identity might contribute to the finding that conservative churchgoers are less concerned about future prospects of a so-called majority-minority nation. (cato.org)
  • they are obsessed with the racial purity of the group. (blogspot.com)
  • Since the Jews have no real defined racial characteristics - most Jews are racially identical to the Palestinians, and almost all of the Jewish Billionaires are descended from relatively late converts who have never had any connection with the Middle East - this is largely bullshit, but bullshit that is the subject of rather fervent belief. (blogspot.com)
  • An absense of racial, religious, or ethnic resistance and protest to new groups coming to these shores. (csmonitor.com)
  • A continuing upward socioeconomic mobility of all minority groups, whose members are no longer severely restrained by their racial, religous, or ethnic backgrounds. (csmonitor.com)
  • Precisely because it is a theory of generalized victimhood, intersectionality targets the Jews-the 20th century's ultimate victims. (blogspot.com)
  • If Elon is correct that the bulk of the 19th century Jewry became Christian, where did the Jews of the 20th century come from? (discovermagazine.com)
  • Jews who arrived in America and Britain around the turn of the 20th century understood that, if their children were to prosper, they needed to be inducted into those countries' culture. (melaniephillips.com)
  • Secular Jew" is not quite an oxymoron-the Jews are a nation as well as a religion-but in the United States, at least, secular Jews have a fertility barely above 1 and an intermarriage rate of 50 percent, which means their numbers will decline by 75 percent per generation. (discovermagazine.com)
  • Only about 11 percent of Jews in Israel define themselves as Haredi, or ultra-religious, but their significantly higher birth rate - 6.9 children per woman, compared with 3.1 among secular Israelis - means their numbers are projected to dramatically increase over the next 10 years. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • In Israel, even the most secular Jews are used to the idea that prayer at synagogues and religious monuments usually requires adjustments like modest dress and gender segregation. (foreignpolicy.com)
  • To my personal dismay, the coverage also symbolized the negative perception of Chasidic Jews overall and how they are viewed in the secular media. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • A reader of Goldman's who happens not to be stupid and can actually read observes that 34% of Orthodox Jews are 18 to 24 according to the original source Goldman was citing. (discovermagazine.com)
  • I asked him why Orthodox Jews are often perceived in a negative light. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • It should be obvious by now to even the most callous and indifferent reporter that Orthodox Jews are deeply sensitive to allegations of institutional impropriety. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • The extra money is what funds the need based scholarships of which blacks and other minorities are a major beneficiary. (jbhe.com)
  • Although poc, especially blacks should receive more financial aid due to all they're forced to endure in this horrid White supremacist society, but honestly no one is seriously ignorant enough to believe that white administratively run institutionas would privilege any other group but their own white kind. (jbhe.com)
  • With the help of hundreds of thousands of Hungarian citizens, they rounded up the country's Jews. (npr.org)
  • Once they complete their volunteer year of service, the Hanoar members join a Hanoar IDF Nahal core group of Jewish and Druze soldiers in a branch of the military that over the years has influenced the IDF to expand to meet the needs of the country's youth. (israel21c.org)
  • In the West, I can think of but two, the Jews and the Roma (along with a few Christian sects like the Amish). (blogspot.com)
  • Other than the violence (which requires an investigation of the methods used by the group to establish relations with the outside, the subject of another posting, which will lead to a consideration of the relative success of the Jews and the Roma), the main problem is preventing voluntary assimilation. (blogspot.com)
  • Search for members of minority groups in the same records you would search for anyone else. (familysearch.org)
  • Only registered groups may publish newspapers or magazines, rent meeting places, broadcast programs on television or radio, or officially sponsor the visas of visitors, although there is no prohibition on individual members doing so. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sometimes the two are even inversely correlated, as evidenced by research suggesting that, paradoxically, those living in collectivist cultures, though willing to sacrifice for their group members, may be even less likely to help outgroup members, compared to members of individualistic cultures. (psychologytoday.com)
  • The Minority Voices Newsroom is an online multimedia library that allows members of minority and indigenous communities to upload, download and share their stories. (minorityrights.org)
  • These "forerunners" were usually urban elites or members of minority groups such as Jews. (overcomingbias.com)
  • People gain a considerable amount of their self-worth from their perceived superiority as members of the group. (blogspot.com)
  • An unrestricted movement of minority-group members from one geographical area to another. (csmonitor.com)
  • A person who on the basis of his group affiliation isdenied full participation in those opportunities which the valuesystem of his culture extends to all members of the society satisfiesthe objective criterion, but there are various circumstances whichmay prevent him from fulfilling the subjective criterion. (pfeiffer.edu)
  • Because they are socially separated or segregated from the dominant forces of a society, members of a minority group usually are cut off from a full involvement in the workings of the society and from an equal share in the society's rewards. (britannica.com)
  • There are now 400 members of Hanoar in the Bedouin village of Bir El Maksur, divided into 10 groups, seven of which include only girls. (israel21c.org)
  • Some people deeply feel that members of ethnic minorities are inferior but that does not excuse them refusing them service. (blogs.com)
  • Held near Nashville, Tennessee, shortly before the intolerant and racist American Renaissance conference, the Diversity Conference included progressives, anti-racists, feminists, LGBT rights activists, civil rights activists and members of religious minority groups from the Black and Salafi Muslims to Reformed and Humanistic Jews. (amren.com)
  • The arrival of Baghdadi Jews in Penang probably occurred at the turn of the 19th century as the fledgling British-ruled entrepot grew and attracted Jewish trading families such as the Sassoons and Meyers from India. (wikipedia.org)
  • The first contact between Jews and the inhabitants of Malaya (later part of Malaysia) came in the 9th century AD on the riverbanks of the Bujang Valley. (wikipedia.org)
  • Since the 1920s, the Hungarian government had passed a series of anti-Jewish laws restricting Jews from certain occupations, stripping them of the right to vote, prohibiting intermarriage with non-Jews. (npr.org)
  • Nazis forced Jews to wear yellow stars as a form of identification, which facilitated the effort to exterminate them. (dispatch.com)
  • This is similar to what the Nazis did to the Jews in the past. (sott.net)
  • He promised that the Board of Rabbis "will fight back hard" to change policies established in New York, Albany and Washington by people "ill-informed and ill-advised" about the problems of Jews. (jta.org)
  • On one hand, this has been useful in mobilizing a diverse group of people who can project what they want to see in this movement-anarchists, Marxists, liberals, Greens, progressive religious practitioners, etc. (libcom.org)
  • A significant minority of people, however, seem less concerned with group distinctions. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Plenty of scales exist to measure traits like altruism , compassion, and interdependent self-construal, but these kinds of scales do not differentiate between people who feel connected only to a specific group of people and those who feel connected to all people. (psychologytoday.com)
  • Bunak language is closely related to the religion tradition of Bunak people because Bunak people are an ethnic group that live in the mountainous region of central Timor. (educationindex.com)
  • Of course, there are still pockets of such people around, particularly in the Middle East, and a long history of such groups that no longer exist, either through assimilation or violence. (blogspot.com)
  • There is a particularly virulent argument often employed to counter the suggestion of increasing minority participation in homogeneous communities and professional fields, and it is, essentially, "We should be judging and promoting people on the basis of their capabilities, not their characteristics. (skepchick.org)
  • When the Post references an entire group of people "Hassidic", while reporting about an individual that is sensationalist journalism at its worst. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • Like all sects and nationalities, one person or a group of people should not represent the totality of that group. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • I would offer that people and groups that have bared the brunt of racism and intolerance over decades are especially attuned and sensitive to being paint brushed or labeled. (brooklyneagle.com)
  • Several people have compared the campaign with the persecution of the Jews during the Second World War. (sott.net)
  • Many British people did not like these new minority groups, but the nation's prevailing democratic ideology overcame attempts to eject them. (britannica.com)
  • Many black or ethnic minority people are also ambitious for their children. (melaniephillips.com)
  • Could I convince people of both faiths that I wasn't a Jew? (tabletmag.com)
  • Then we have no sympathy or tenderness for old people, the maimed, physically or mentally impaired, how about minority groups? (unitedfamilies.org)
  • To find the people who risked their lives to save Jews, you needed to be in a Protestant area. (blogspot.com)
  • They are far more alike than different, and they are so wrapped up in their beliefs that they cannot conceive the possibility that there exist groups of people who value individual freedom. (blogspot.com)
  • It is time for the people to stand up against big, interfering government and the lobbies of strident single interest groups, who would have primcy as minorities against majority viewpoints and standards and a government that would make opposition to its policies a crime. (blogs.com)
  • By the 11th century, Byzantine Jews of Constantinople had familial, cultural, and theological ties with the Jews of Kiev . (wikipedia.org)
  • For instance, some 11th-century Jews from Kievan Rus participated in an anti- Karaite assembly held in either Thessaloniki or Constantinople. (wikipedia.org)
  • The leaders, two per group, are in the 11th and 12th grades, and are mainly girls. (israel21c.org)
  • There was also significant emigration of Jews from the Ottoman province of Baghdad as a result of the persecutions of the governor, Dawud Pasha, whose rule lasted from 1817 to 1831. (wikipedia.org)
  • For instance, very devout Trump voters are 17 percentage points more likely than nonreligious Trump voters to have favorable feelings toward Jews (85 percent vs. 68 percent). (cato.org)
  • They are divided in their view of Tajiks, a largely Muslim ethnic group from Central Asia (42% favorable, 46% unfavorable), while Chechens, a predominantly Muslim group from the Caucasus, receive mostly negative ratings (29% favorable, 60% unfavorable). (pewresearch.org)
  • Several studies document the existence of fertility control among small groups as early as the seventeenth century. (overcomingbias.com)
  • Most lived in countries in which fertility was at or below replacement level (i.e., approximately 2.1 children), and a large minority (15 percent of the world total) lived in countries in which fertility was well below replacement level (below 1.8 children). (nap.edu)
  • Eighteen other countries, from the Caribbean to Central Asia, add 9 percent of world population to the low-fertility group. (nap.edu)
  • There were several terrorist attacks linked to the Islamic State (IS) militant group or Kurdish insurgents, including a June attack on Istanbul's Atatürk Airport, an August suicide bombing in Gaziantep, and December bombings outside a soccer stadium in Istanbul. (freedomhouse.org)
  • In 2003, two Jewish Israelis from the Hanoar chapter at Kibbutz Hanaton, spent their alternate army 'service year', in Bir El Maksur in order to strengthen the Hanoar groups in the village. (israel21c.org)
  • Today, Hanoar's membership comprises Jews, Druze, Bedouin and other Arab Israelis - both Muslim and Christian. (israel21c.org)
  • The Israelis were a diasporic community while the Ulsters in Northern Ireland were a minority group living on their own land. (bartleby.com)
  • As a result of the 1980 congressional elections, there are record numbers of Catholics (136) and Jews (35), aside from once-despised Baptist (55), Lutherans (20), Mormons (11) and Unitarian-Universalists (9). (csmonitor.com)
  • Rabbi Marx said in his statement that while it was legitimate for Jewish organizations to be concerned about Jewish jobs, economic opportunities and educational standards, it would be "a terrible mistake" for Jews to allow the struggles of minority groups for a greater share of economic advantage "to be translated into a Black-Jewish or Puerto Rican-Jewish confrontation. (jta.org)
  • This was the name given to political organizations in Italy known as fasci , groups similar to guilds or syndicates . (wikipedia.org)
  • The allegations come after the UN, EU and human rights groups have expressed concerns about Saudi Arabia's involvement in Yemen as well as the executions carried out in the Kingdom. (haaretz.com)
  • Other human rights problems reported during the year included abuse in the military that resulted in 69 noncombat deaths, harsh and sometimes life-threatening prison conditions, continued arbitrary invasions of privacy, restrictions on the religious freedom of some unregistered Muslim and Christian groups, constraints on political participation, continued official impediments to the registration of human rights NGOs, violence against women, and trafficking in persons. (state.gov)
  • The multicultural call for recognition, the one calling for the recognition of cultural minorities and identities, the one now voiced by liberal states all over and also in Israel was a more difficult one. (ed.gov)
  • There is a structural critique, usually associated with Marxism but often shared by anarchism, which seeks to understand the internal dynamics of capital and sees it as a system, beyond the control of any particular person or group. (libcom.org)