Editor says, what if Jefferson Davis had accepted Judah Benjamin's challenge to a duel? Please note that the opinions expressed in this post do not necessarily reflect the views of the author(s).
Editor says, 1) this faith based connection should not be constructed as an anti-semitic conspiracy which it is not. We postulate that such a connection was the only method of advocacy available to the disgraced Judah Benjamin. Editorial comments are entered in [light green] typeface.