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News Poland » Religion: Poland and the Jews — it’s complicated

News channel or source: https://religionnews.com/2018/02/12/poland-jews-anti-semitism-polish-death-camps/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Denial is no longer just a river in Egypt. It flows into the Vistula, as well. So, let’s talk about Poland and the Jews. There is hardly a European Jewish civilization that can match the achievement of Polish Jewry. Go to Warsaw. Spend a few hours in ...

News Poland » Religion: Minority groups in Poland decry aggression, anti-Semitism

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/04/minority-groups-in-poland-decry-aggression-anti-semitism.html
Publication date: Sunday 04 February 2018

Poland – Minority group representatives in Poland have written to the president to express concern about what they see as a rising wave of aggression based on nationality, race and religion. The leaders of Ukrainian, Tartar, Jewish and other groups said ...

News Poland » Religion: As I See It: Poland unleashes its own inner demons

News channel or source: http://www.jpost.com/Opinion/As-I-See-It-Poland-unleashes-its-own-inner-demons-542783
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

Poland is well known for its sensitivity to the false description ... it was “clearly fighting to keep the monopoly on the Holocaust.” He said, “The ‘religion’ of the Holocaust has become a sort of symbolic shield for the Jewish state, in which ...

News Poland » Religion: Poland's Holocaust denialism will come back to haunt it

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/sns-wp-poland-comment-b2b132fc-0dca-11e8-95a5-c396801049ef-20180209-story.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Poland's leaders have had to put on a brave face and bluster ... of the "pedagogy of shame," replaced with an unquestioning pride in Polishness. Whereas religion emphasizes the perfection of God, Kaczynski's nationalism has replaced God with the nation.

News Poland » Religion: After The Enactment Of The Holocaust Law, Poland Seeks To Impose Restrictions On Shechita In The Country

News channel or source: https://www.theyeshivaworld.com/news/general/1467228/after-the-enactment-of-the-holocaust-law-poland-seeks-to-impose-restrictions-on-shechita-in-the-country.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

“Restrictions on kosher slaughter is in complete contradiction to the principle of freedom of religion as enshrined by the European Union,” says Rabbi Margolin. “The situation in Poland is unacceptable. I call on the government in Poland not to enact ...

News Poland » Religion: George Washington Would Not Be Impressed With Poland’s Revisionist Holocaust Bill

News channel or source: https://forward.com/scribe/394301/george-washington-would-not-be-impressed-with-polands-revisionist-holocaust/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Instead of attempting to whitewash the Holocaust just 73 years after it ended, Poland would do well to emulate America’s Founding Fathers and embrace the natural rights of free speech and freedom of religion. By making the moral choice, Poland could fix ...

News Poland » Religion: Catholic nationalism: the church of the far right in Poland

News channel or source: http://www.euronews.com/2018/02/08/catholic-nationalism-the-church-of-the-far-right-in-poland
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

Now, far-right groups are seeking to exploit the historical connection between religion and nationalism, espousing common causes such as opposition to abortion and gay marriage. All Polish Youth operates under the slogan of "Great Catholic Poland" as it ...

News Poland » Religion: After Holocaust law, Poland moves to ban kosher slaughter

News channel or source: https://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-5108605,00.html
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

"These restrictions on kosher slaughter are in complete contradiction to the principle of freedom of religion of the European Union,” the rabbi said. “The situation in Poland is unacceptable. I call on the government in Poland to avoid enacting this ...

News Poland » Religion: Report: Poland to vote on restricting kosher meat exports

News channel or source: http://jspacenews.com/report-poland-vote-restricting-kosher-meat-exports/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

“These restrictions on kosher slaughter are in complete contradiction to the principle of freedom of religion of the European Union,” Margolin said. “The situation in Poland is unacceptable.”

News Poland » Religion: Advisor to Poland president criticises Israel

News channel or source: http://jewishnews.timesofisrael.com/advisor-to-poland-president-criticises-israel/
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

“The ‘religion’ of the Holocaust has become a symbolic shield ... The law outlaws public statements that falsely and intentionally attribute Nazi crimes to German-occupied Poland. Polish president Andrzej Duda and other government officials said ...