Leonard Zeskind

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Leonard Zeskind is an American human rights activist, and president of the Institute for Research & Education of Human Rights (IREHR).[1]

He worked in industry for thirteen years. Since 1982, he has been a community activist and human rights advocate. He is known for his research into extreme right, racist, and anti-Semitic organizations in the United States.

He is a lifetime member of the NAACP, and has served on the board of directors of the Petra Foundation, and the Kansas City Jewish Community Relations Bureau.

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What favorable timing, then, for Leonard Zeskind's "Blood and Politics: The History of the White Nationalist Movement From the Margins to the Mainstream," which addresses all of these issues, provides a context in which to assess them and offers an extended look inside a little-understood cultural zone that is really a panoply of small groups.[2][3]

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  1. ^ Staff & Board. Irehr.org (2009-09-18). Retrieved on 2010-10-23.
  2. ^ "Book Review: 'Blood and Politics' by Leonard Zeskind". Los Angeles Times. June 14, 2009. Retrieved July 25, 2014. 
  3. ^ Eric Banks (June 24, 2009). "NBCC Featured Review: Art Winslow on Leonard Zeskind". Critical Mass. National Book Critics Circle Board of Directors. Retrieved 2010-10-23. 

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