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Oops, he did it again!

Move over Gal Gadot, Israel may soon boast an Israeli-made wonderman. Asaf Goren’s superhuman abs have gotten the attention of Britney Spears – and her giggling girlfriends. In her new video, “Make Me,” the queen of pop and her girlie pals taunt a hottie into bringing his hottie friends to an audition. Petah Tikva native Asaf Goren, 25, was one of them.

Continue Reading September 29, 2016

The rise of Germany’s new right-wing party

Do Jews belong to Germany? “Absolutely,” he said. “In 1933, we had 500,000 Jewish Germans in Germany, and now we have 5 million Islamic people, and now we have to make a bill. How many Nobel prizes, and how many doctors, professors and artists were from those 500,000 Jews compared to the 5 million Muslims?”

Continue Reading September 2, 2016

Is Germany in Denial – and In Trouble?

“Germany’s in a state of denial,” Broder said over tea at a café near the ritzy Ku’damm street, sprinkling the conversation with the blunt, incisive descriptions for which he is famous. He clarified that “Germany” refers to the government, intellectual elites, and the mainstream media. “The rank and file are totally different. The rank and file are always considered to be a little bit stupid, uneducated – how you say? – retarded. They’re not.”

Continue Reading August 10, 2016
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Der Holocaust Ist Vorbei

September 26, 2016 The following is a translation of Orit’s Jerusalem Post op-ed, “The Holocaust is Over” published in the blog of Boldt Andreas. Der Holocaust ist vorbei. Ich maße mir nicht an, diese kühne  Behauptung aufzustellen, denn wenn ich sie wirklich vertreten würde, wäre mein Hintergrund als Enkelin eines Holocaustüberlebenden irrelevant und kein Jude

Monday, August 8, 2016

The Holocaust Is Over (Op-Ed)

The Holocaust is over. I have no authority to make this bold claim, for if I were to believe it then my background as the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors on my father’s side would be irrelevant, and no Jew directly victimized by the Holocaust would have any increased moral standing in commenting on the place of Holocaust memorial in today’s society.

Monday, August 8, 2016
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