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    • DANNY.
    • 15.01.07 | 13:46 (IST)

    I ONCE WORKED IN A LARGE FACTORY EMPLOYING JUST OVER 2 THOUSAND PEOPLE, ALL CHRISTIAN, EXCEPT FOR 2 PEOPLE THAT WERE JEWISH I WAS ONE OF THEM, THE FIRST WEEK THEIR, IN THE FACTORY I TOLD EVERYBODY I WAS JEWISH AND IM PROUD OF IT.AND I WAS ONE OF THE MOST LIKED PERSON IN THE PLACE, THE OTHER FELLOW WAS NAMED KAUFMAN, AND I NEW HE WAS JEWISH BUT HE USE TO PRETEND HE WASENT, HE DIDNT LIKE PEOPLE TO KNOW IT, HE WAS ABOUT 60 YEARS OLD AND HAD HEART TROUBLE, I WAS ONLY 30 YEARS OLD, AND I USE TO APPROACH HIM AND SAY WHY ARE YOU SO ASHAMED, I WANTED TO BIFF HIM ONE, BUT SEEING HE HAD HEART TROUBLE I HAD TO REFRAIN THIS WAS IN THE EARLY SIXTIES. JUST LOOK WHAT WE HAVE THE JEWISH PEOPLE ACHEIVED, NO OTHER NATION OR RELIGION CAN COME UP TO OUR MARK.

    from the article: A Jew is not a number
    First published 00:00 15.01.07 | Last updated 00:00 15.01.07
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