Ruth Almy (PhD, Indiana University) specializes in the history of migration and immigration law, as well as British imperialism and violence during settler colonialism. She has extensive experience teaching 20th century European history, as well as the history of the Holocaust. Ruth has published her work on racial and national bias in Canadian immigration law in the early 20th century in the Journal of Imperial and Commonwealth History. Her writing has also appeared in Contingent Magazine. In addition to her teaching, Ruth serves as the Program Director for the Holocaust Awareness Museum and Education Center in Philadelphia, where she works to provide in-person Holocaust survivor testimony to schools in the Philadelphia area, and virtual programming of Holocaust testimony to schools in the country and around the world.
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