[Marxism] Fwd: Bayezid II - Wikipedia

Dennis Brasky dmozart1756 at gmail.com
Tue Jan 30 18:46:51 MST 2018


It would be nice if today's nations could adopt such a humanitarian
approach to refugees fleeing persecution. BTW - is this post in response to
something or did you just come across it?


On Tue, Jan 30, 2018 at 3:17 PM, Louis Proyect via Marxism
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> In July 1492, the new state of Spain expelled its Jewish and Muslim
> populations as part of the Spanish Inquisition. Bayezid II sent out the
> Ottoman Navy under the command of admiral Kemal Reis to Spain in 1492 in
> order to evacuate them safely to Ottoman lands. He sent out proclamations
> throughout the empire that the refugees were to be welcomed



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