German political establishment and media as a prime example of how to further anti-Semitic stereotypes in this world..... - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Swiss-Dino
    • 09.04.12 | 18:32 (IDT)

    If you have read the Talkbacks of the biggest German newspapers over the past few days, you couldn't help but notice a tremendous discrepancy between the (overwhelmingly) anti-Grass opinions expressed by the German commentators and political establishment on one hand, and the (overwhelmingly, and in many cases very, very upset) pro-Grass contributions made by the average German citizens. The sheer arrogance and disregard expressed by the German "elites" towards the views of their own citizens, is a very, very dangerous development, and should give the Jewish community (not only in Germany) reason to worry. The true anti-Semites in Germany and around the world, must have a big smile on their faces today, but it's DEFINITELY not Günther Grass, who is to blame for it....

    from the article: Germany official: Israel’s reaction to Grass' criticism 'exaggerated'
    First published 16:42 09.04.12 | Last updated 16:42 09.04.12
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