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Spanish town votes to scrap ‘Kill Jews’ name

Residents in a tiny Spanish town voted on Sunday to ditch its unfortunate, centuries-old name: Castrillo Matajudios, or Castrillo Kill Jews. They voted 29-19 in favour of scrapping the northern Spanish town's name, in existence since at least 1623,……

Unfortunately named town of ‘Kill Jews’ to vote on name change

It is a name that locals admit is not really fit for the modern age. And now the mayor of the small Spanish town of Castrillo Matajudios — which means Castrillo Kill Jews in English — has said residents will get the opportunity to vote on a name change. The…

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