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Words have multiple meanings in the rough-and-tumble world of Israeli democracy

Words have multiple meanings in the rough-and-tumble world of Israeli democracy

By Alexander Maistrovoy Our century is the epoch of cheap clichés, vulgar shows and aggressive ignorance. Smug professors accuse their opponents of Stalinism, knowing about Stalinism not more than schoolchildren. Semiliterate journalists use the word “Nazism” for the description of Guantanamo base or Israeli prisons. Pacifists call soldiers dispersing demonstrators in Bilin “fascists”. Pathology becomes the norm, values […]

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A beautiful mourning in Hamburg

A beautiful mourning in Hamburg

Religion Mourning Germany Journalism World War II Gratitude