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Hungarian Leader Whitewashes Anti-Semitism

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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orbán sought this weekend to convince some 500 Jewish leaders gathered in Budapest that his government is committed to combating a frightening increase in anti-Semitism. His speech, however, was notable more for what it lef

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Michael Kirkby (91)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 9:56 am
Noted & posted

Past Member (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 11:39 am
This rise of anti semitism again is awful

noted thanks

Frances Darcy (231)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 1:50 pm

. (0)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 3:46 pm
It's like listening to Hitler's mouthpiece, Mussolini...

Stephen Brian (23)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 4:38 pm
I'm not convinced that he will actually accomplish anything to stop antisemitism in his country, but I wouldn't judge a politician for failing to address challenges on the spot in a speech. I suspect his speech was prepared beforehand to avoid gaffes, so while following his script, he could not address the cases individually.

Birgit W. (155)
Wednesday May 8, 2013, 5:13 pm

paul m. (93)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 5:35 am


Past Member (0)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 6:16 am

Kathy Niell (112)
Thursday May 9, 2013, 11:20 am
Didn't we learn anything from the Holocaust? Will history repeat itself? Jewish people, and the Roma, deserve the same right to life as anyone!

Aileen P. (40)
Friday May 10, 2013, 3:46 am
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