July 29, 2014
The Trauma of France's Jews
Dominique Moisi, Project Syndicate
“Death to the Jews!” In Paris and other French cities, the hate-filled words ring out. Attacks on synagogues have taken place for the first time since the Dreyfus Affair at the end of the nineteenth century. In suburban areas near Paris, such as the town of Sarcelles, known for its climate of religious and ethnic tolerance, groups of young people have deliberately targeted Jewish properties.
TAGGED: Antisemitism, Judaism, Jews, France