For Many Italian Jews, Far-right Parties No Longer Getting a Pass for Being pro-Israel

Official Jewish organizations are suddenly finding their voice and speaking out about the new government’s anti-immigrant policies and racist rhetoric, concerned that the political climate could empower anti-Semites

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MILAN – When Matteo Salvini became Italy’s new interior minister in June, one of the first public events he attended was a party at the Israeli Embassy celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Jewish state. In...