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The Dutch being chased from Brazil was a catastrophe for Jewish Brazil colonists who fell into the clutches of the Portugese inquisition - a horrible irony since the Dutch Jewish community was filled with refugees from the Iberian inquisition. 1492, year of ethnic cleansing.
by rootless2 on Sat May 12th, 2007 at 12:42:48 PM EST
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