Short: Yiddish Anarchism in America with Kenyon Zimmer

We spoke with Kenyon Zimmer, author of the new book ‘Immigrants Against the State: Yiddish and Italian Anarchism in America.’ We talked about the history of Yiddish Anarchism in America, how many people were involved, how it influenced US immigration policy, and what led to the decline of the movement.

Kenyon Zimmer is an assistant professor of history at the University of Texas at Arlington.

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