Anti-Semitism and Prejudice in America
Highlights from an ADL Survey - November 1998

Biggest Difference Between Oldest Americans and Rest of Population on Anti-Semitism Index Questions

% saying "probably true"
Age 65
and over
Under
age 65
Difference
Stick together more than other Americans 74% 53% 21
Always like to be at the head of things 47% 30% 17
Too much control/influence on Wall St. 28% 13% 15
Too much power in the business world 27% 14% 13
Lots of irritating faults 23% 12% 11
Businessmen are so shrewd others don't have fair chance to compete 23% 12% 11
More willing to use shady practices 22% 11% 11

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