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Edward Berenson: The Accusation

Clip: Season 2019 Episode 49 | 20m 55s Video has closed captioning.

When a 4-year old girl went missing from a small North Country town in 1928, rumors that she’d been kidnapped by Jews as part of an alleged “blood libel” ritual spread soon after and thrust the small community into the national spotlight. Casey Seiler recently spoke to author Edward Berenson, who wrote a book about the incident, and its impact on the state then—and now.

Aired: 12/13/19

Rating: NR

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