This site will feature Bible-based articles some days, silly posts and quotes at least twice a week and facts about Jack the Ripper-to begin with.

Jack The Ripper Fact-Fridays

The East End was not just famous for the Ripper murders. In June of 1887, a Jewish man, Israel Lipski, had poisoned a fellow Jew by the name of Miriam Angel, by pouring nitric acid down her throat. He was hanged but much anti-Semitism resulted toward the Jews in the area. By 1888, the term, “Lipski”, was used to insult someone of Jewish descent.


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