Lay off Merkel

Aug. 26 2013

Angela Merkel has been criticized for choosing an election campaign to become the first German chancellor to visit the Dachau concentration camp. There was more to her trip than politics.

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More about: Angela Merkel, Anti-Semitism, Dachau, Germany, Holocaust, Holocaust memorial, Tolerance

 

The Attack on the Colleyville Synagogue and the Battle of Narratives

Jan. 21 2022

In the aftermath of high-profile, violent incidents in the U.S., there is virtually always a national attempt to blame one or the other major political party. Dominic Green, considering the recent hostage-taking at a Colleyville, Texas synagogue, notes that while political discussions of this type may not matter much to the victims of any given attack, they have an invidious effect on our politics. For Jewish parents worried about whether to send their kids to school, he suggests,

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More about: American Jewry, Anti-Semitism, U.S. Politics