Jewish history

Rabbi Rashi Simon explained that "pogroms do not happen in a vacuum”.

In 1493, the King of Portugal had Jewish children of Spanish origin torn from the arms of their parents and sent by boat to the island of St. Thomas 7500 km away.

The film was produced in Portuguese, English, French, Spanish and Hebrew.

Panel of speakers considered the massacre was deliberately ignored.

Program involves viewing and debate with important personalities.

The ceremony to which the video refers shows how the Inquisition was taught in Portugal.