Spanish ‘Kill Jews’ village to change name – Europe – Al Jazeera English

Residents in a tiny Spanish village have voted to ditch its unfortunate, centuries-old name: Castrillo Matajudios, or Castrillo Kill Jews. A vote on Sunday went 29-19 in favour of scrapping the northern Spanish town’s name, in existence since at least 1623, said the mayor, Lorenzo Rodriguez. Residents decided instead to take on…

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