Tag Archives: anti-semitism

Holocaust Memorial Day 2015

The world cries “Never Again” every year on the annual International Holocaust Memorial Day. And yet, seventy years after the liberation of Auschwitz and the defeat of the Nazis by the allies, it is becoming sickeningly evident that the lessons … Continue reading

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Europe tries to protect its Jews as it confronts Jihadism and antisemitism

After the Paris terror attacks the subject of antisemitism in Europe has come to the fore once again (if it ever went to the back burner in the first place). After a widely publicised poll showing an alarming rate of … Continue reading

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After the Paris murders, ambivalence about Aliya

The funerals of the four Jewish victims of the terrorist attack on the Paris kosher supermarket took place in Jerusalem on Tuesday. Family and friends and Israeli political leaders delivered eulogies in a very moving ceremony which was impressively well-attended … Continue reading

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After the Paris murders: Islam and the West, and blaming the Jews

The horrific terrorist murders in Paris have led to much thinking and opining about the root causes of the attacks and Muslim hostility towards the West and the Jews.  The prime root cause in my humble opinion is Western denial … Continue reading

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1.5 million people march in Paris in anti-terror rally – accompanied by terror supporters

France took to the streets today in a rally to protest attacks on free speech and to show solidarity with the victims of last week’s Islamic terror attacks against Charlie Hebdo, the satirical magazine, and the Jewish victims murdered by … Continue reading

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New terror attack against Jewish supermarket in Paris while police close in on Charlie Hebdo shooters

As I mentioned in my previous post I don’t usually post anything after my Good News Friday post, but these are extraordinary times.  France is turning into a war zone with multiple terror attacks taking place at the same time. … Continue reading

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