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Hungary's Nazi past

The continuing legacy of Miklós Horthy

Robert Philpot

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Hungary's Nazi past
  • Myanmar police officers stand guard during a ceremony to commemorate 53rd anniversary of 1962 students uprising at University of Yangon
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    Jews will suffer as the world gets less liberal

    Antisemitism thrives solely in monotheistic societies, and is driven by the fact that Jews have a culture, religion and customs that is distinct those of their neighbours

    Yehuda Bauer

    Thursday, March 23, 2017

    Jews will suffer as the world gets less liberal
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    Did Ayatollah Khamenei really call feminism a Zionist plot?

    A series of social media posts by Ayatollah Khamenei have been widely interpreted as calling the movement for women’s equality a ‘Zionist plot to destroy human community’

    Michael Moran

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    Did Ayatollah Khamenei really call feminism a Zionist plot?
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    Feminists’ blind selection policy

    'Linda Sarsour seems to discount the fact that some feminists might just believe in the right of Jews to self-determination.'

    Alona Ferber

    Thursday, March 16, 2017

    Feminists’ blind selection policy
  • Esther denouncing Haman by Ernest Normand
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    Laughing at the antisemites

    "...if we did not laugh, we would cry — at the immense loss, the pain of prejudice, the millennia of injustice. But we also laugh on Purim at the ridiculousness of the antisemites themselves"

    Yoni Birnbaum

    Monday, March 13, 2017

    Laughing at the antisemites
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    Trump: It’s time we faced up to reality

    It’s time for America's Jewish community to face reality – and see the man in the White House for what he is.

    Jonathan Freedland

    Monday, March 13, 2017

    Trump: It’s time we faced up to reality
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    Creeping fear is here

    The US is not Europe, but it is also not as comfortable as it once was, writes Josh Glancy

    Josh Glancy

    Thursday, March 9, 2017

    Creeping fear is here
  • Celebrated journalist Christopher Hitchens was 38 when he learned that his mother had been a clandestine Jew. He later wrote of the revelation: “I was pleased to find that I was pleased”.
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    The Jew who stays out in the cold

    'I only discovered my own Jewish background at the age of 22, back in the 1970s, when my father (a Protestant convert) told me his parents had in fact been Jewish. '

    Monica Porter

    Friday, March 3, 2017

    The Jew who stays out in the cold
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    Pickles is exactly to our taste

    'There are some rough edges to iron out. His mispronunciation of the word “kippah” as “kupper” triggered an image of Charedi men donning a Tommy Cooper fez instead of a streimel.'

    Marcus Dysch

    Friday, February 24, 2017

    Pickles is exactly to our taste