The disturbing persistence of antisemitism in Europe | Katrina Lantos Swett

Mar 31, 2013 | Posted by: roboblogger | Full story: The Guardian

As fellow Americans prepare to join their Jewish friends and neighbors in solemn commemoration of Yom Ha Shoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day , on 8 April, for many, the question that haunts us is this: has Europe fully transcended its past? If the past decade is any indicator, it has not.

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When Brussels tolerates Nazis marching in Hungary, how can anything change around here ?
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When Brussels tolerates Nazis marching in Slovakia, how can anything change around here ?

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Jun 29, 2013
 
Pesky army wrote:
When Brussels tolerates Nazis marching in Hungary, how can anything change around here ?
Brussels is the capital of Belgium, not Hungary. How can they have a say in what Nazis do in Hungary?

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Itīs very simple, somehow, Magayrs are in EU.
Therefore, they are told what to do by Brussels.
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Jul 11, 2013
 
The word persistence suggests that anti-semitism in Europe has been handed down from Martin Luther. Modern Europeans may have religious concerns as Luther did but it is also possible that as people learn what Jews are, how Jews think and the things that Jews do that are to the detriment of Europe that anti-semitism is a natural reaction.

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