Tag: Nazi Germany

Jewish in America: Explaining to My Daughters That People Hate Them Who Have Never Met Them

Over the weekend, my husband and I spoke in whispers about the horror unfolding in Charlottesville, VA, where white nationalists and white supremacists held a Unite the Right rally that quickly turned violent. Fistfights broke out; racial slurs were hurled; Nazi salutes were given. The images coming out of Charlottesville bore an eerie resemblance to... Read more »

WGN TV Mistakenly Runs Nazi Image With Yom Kippur Story: What We Learn

September 23, 2015: WGN TV in Chicago ran the following graphic with a news story about Yom Kippur last night. In response to expressions of dismay at the use of such a terrible image, WGN posted the following initial apology on their Facebook page, which has over 350,000 followers: “We are truly sorry for inadvertently... Read more »