"Russian Democracy has become victorious, and thanks are due to the Jew that the Russian Revolution succeeded." (Jacob Schiff speaking to Samuel Untermeyer's Jewish League of American Patriots, May 3, 1917)
From Jacob H. Schiff: A Study in American Jewish Leadership, by By Naomi Wiener Cohen.
Jacob Schiff; a descendant of an Ashkenazi rabbinic dynasty; shared a home with the Rothschilds:
Jacob Schiff; founder and patron of the 'American Jewish Committee' or AJC: