Daily Archives: January 23, 2019

The Nazis tolerated gays. Then everything changed

By | 2019-01-23T22:23:21+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

With an openly gay man at the helm of the SA, homosexuals saw a period of relative tolerance before being persecuted in the Third Reich. Sex workers experienced the opposite process. Here's how the two are linked

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Venezuela opposition leader declares himself president, draws U.S. recognition

By | 2019-01-23T21:30:08+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

Juan Guaido vows in defiant speech before masses of anti-government demonstrators to take over from Maduro

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When the IDF whitewashes the occupation, the right wins

By | 2019-01-23T21:22:46+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Israel|

The Israeli army has volunteered, to neither its credit nor ours, to turn itself into a propaganda machine, far exceeding its role. Can new chief of staff be any different to his predecessors?

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Business in Brief: Israeli equity crowdsourcing platform starts cannabis tech fund

By | 2019-01-23T21:22:17+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Israel|

Hapoalim official: Israel faces no credit crisis ■ UroGen plans $150 million share sale in U.S. ■ Teva leads Tel Aviv shares higher

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The war that will decide Israel’s future won’t involve airstrikes, tanks or missiles

By | 2019-01-23T21:02:42+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|Israel|

We have 30 years before enlightened Israel sinks into poor and illiberal darkness. This time, the threat is a militant religious fundamentalism of our own

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Turkey fighting terrorists in Syria but more action needed, Putin says

By | 2019-01-23T20:46:44+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

Russian and Turkish leaders, who 'are actively collaborating on Syria,' met in Moscow for talks on proposed 'safe zone' near the Turkish border

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Italian lawmaker apologizes for tweeting that Rothschilds control international banking

By | 2019-01-23T20:43:46+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

Sen. Elio Lannutti of the populist Five Star Movement, which governs Italy in a coalition with the far-right League, linked to a website with anti-Semitic content claiming Rothschild global dominance

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German far-right lawmakers walk out on Holocaust survivor’s speech

By | 2019-01-23T20:36:48+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

All but four AfD members in the Bavarian parliament walked out, after Jewish community leader accused party of 'downplaying the crimes' perpetrated by the Nazis

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Sometimes in movies, silence is golden – especially in German cinema

By | 2019-01-23T20:19:55+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

'The Silent Revolution,' now showing in Israel, is just one more example of how German cinema today leans toward nostalgia and romanticization

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Jewish journalist announces Belgium parliament bid, seeks reversal of slaughter ban

By | 2019-01-23T20:11:27+00:00 January 23rd, 2019|World|

Editor in chief of Belgium's largest Jewish newspaper, expected to be the country's first Orthodox lawmaker, 'decided to take the plunge' after ban on kosher slaughtering of animals went into effect

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