Stephen Bloom: "Postville" (Harcourt)

Stephen Bloom: "Postville" (Harcourt)

Journalist Stephen Bloom discusses a modern-day culture clash: what happened in tiny Postville, Iowa when a group of Hasidic Jews opened a kosher slaughterhouse in 1987. He tells the story of how relations between the townspeople and the...

Journalist Stephen Bloom discusses a modern-day culture clash: what happened in tiny Postville, Iowa when a group of Hasidic Jews opened a kosher slaughterhouse in 1987. He tells the story of how relations between the townspeople and the newcomers quickly became very tense.

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Stephen Bloom

author and journalist

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