The Bulletin back then

75 years ago: March 18, 1921

In New York, the American Jewish Committee reports that anti-Jewish propaganda has been spreading in the United States since the publication of "Protocols of the Wise Men of Zion" in England in 1920.

50 years ago: March 15, 1946

In a memo to the Anglo American Committee opening hearings in Cairo, the Arab League states its opposition to the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine.

25 years ago: March 19, 1971

U.S. Secretary of State William P. Rogers presses Israel to withdraw from territories it has occupied since the Six Day War in 1967.

10 years ago: March 21, 1986

Stanford University Professor Seymour Martin Lipset tells the American Jewish Congress biennial convention in Washington, D.C., that the threat of widespread anti-Semitism is more remote today than at any time in American history.

Research provided from a periodical collection housed at Berkeley's Western Jewish History Center of the Judah L. Magnes Museum.