Germany’s Jewish leaders actually believe that the German government will protect its 100,000 Jews at the expense of 4.5 million potential Muslim voters? How stupid. What are Germany’s Jewish leaders smoking? German Jews (like all European Jews) should instead concentrate on leaving Europe as quickly as possible. There is no future for Jews in Europe.
“Jewish groups demand German government confront Muslim anti-Semitism,” JNS, July 11, 2018:
More than 30 German Jewish groups have called on the government to confront anti-Semitism amid a spate of recent attacks on the Jewish community.
In a declaration published on Monday, Germany’s Jewish Forum for Democracy and Against Anti-Semitism (JFDA) called on the authorities to crack down harder against anti-Semitic agitation and attacks, Deutsche Wellereported.
Lala Süsskind, chairperson of the JFDA, warned against playing down anti-Semitism among Muslims out of misconceived concern. “Of course, anti-Semitism also exists on the Muslim side,” she told DW.
The groups demanded that public funding for civil and religious groups should be granted only if those groups have publicly distanced themselves from all forms of anti-Semitism—a kind of pro-democracy oath. It also calls on German to adhere to the International Alliance for Holocaust Remembrance’s definition of anti-Semitism.
While the German government has yet to reply to the letter, last week it announced that it would increase financial support to the Central Council of Jews in Germany in order to confront anti-Semitism.
This past week has seen a number of anti-Semitic attacks. On Friday, a Chabad-Lubavitch emissary in Offenbach, Germany, was the victim of a verbal assault on his way to synagogue.
“They shouted, ‘sh**ty Jew’ and ‘Free Palestine’ and other things,” Rabbi Menachem Mendel Gurevitch wrote in a post on Facebook….