Racism’s targets were once Italians and Asians, both vilified by President Woodrow Wilson

Darrell Todd Maurina
3 min readNov 9, 2019

Ethnic bigotry is ugly regardless of the race of the target. Here’s a quote from a book by Woodrow Wilson, at that time a professor at Princeton and later president of the United States: “Throughout the [nineteenth] century men of the sturdy stocks of the north of Europe had made up the main strain of foreign blood which was every year…

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