"Sho-ah business" -- Who is Tamar Rotem? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • 31.01.07 | 09:05 (IST)

    She wrote this article, but who is she? Is she a famous scholar qualified to write sweeping and judgmental articles about the Holocaust in any way, not just about Haredim? Obviously not, she is just a journalist doing her job. Today Tamar writes about the Holocaust, yesterday she may have written about falafel recipes and tomorrow she may write about Israeli pop songs. So it goes. As Professor Yaffa Eliach was reputed to have once said: "There is no business like sho-ah business."

    from the article: Sign of Haredi society coming to grips with the Holocaust
    First published 00:00 30.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 30.01.07
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