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French army officer of Jewish descent whose false imprisonment for treason in 1894 raised issues of anti-Semitism that dominated French politics until his release in 1906 (1859-1935)

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Dreyfus held the rank of captain when he was put on trial for allegedly spying for the German army.
DMF was formerly known as Dreyfus Municipal Income Inc, DSM was known as Dreyfus Strategic Municipal Bond Fund Inc and LEO was known as Dreyfus Strategic Municipals Inc.
This year, Dreyfus has been nominated alongside Christina Applegate (Dead to Me), Rachel Brosnahan (The Marvelous Mrs.
The Dreyfus story, surprisingly, proved riveting also to American readers, who followed the twists and turns of the legal case and the fate of Alfred Dreyfus in newspapers and magazines across the country.
"When I look at the remarkable individuals in chemistry and chemical engineering around the world, including the people who have won the Dreyfus Prize previously, receiving this award is truly humbling,"
BNY Mellon Investment Management has announced that it is rebranding the Dreyfus retail business and long-term mutual funds in the US to align with the BNY Mellon Investment Management brand as part of a larger global brand initiative, the company said.
When a model in Degas' studio expressed doubt that Dreyfus was guilty, Degas screamed at her "you are Jewish you are Jewish " and ordered her to put on her clothes and leave, even though he was told that the woman was actually Protestant.
In his new position, Picquart gains access to correspondence between Dreyfus and his wife, the archives of the case, and a steady trickle of secret documents.
Montenegro narrated to Dreyfus the ordeal she and her kids went through.
SOUAD DREYFUS SAT IN THE DELIVERY ROOM in tears as she watched a first-time dad cradle his son, the first of twin boys, and then hand the newborn to his wife.
This is core to our vision at Louis Dreyfus Company, as a global merchant, which is to work toward a safe and sustainable future while contributing to the global effort of providing sustenance for a growing population.
M2 PHARMA-April 8, 2016-Ironwood Pharmaceuticals elects Andrew Dreyfus to board
Having expressed my misgivings, let me now praise Robert Harris's An Officer and a Spy, a fictionalized narrative of the Dreyfus affair, perhaps the greatest, most gripping and significant scandal in his-tory--certainly in Jewish and French history.