Her party "bows down to Jews,” the man reportedly said. “They will sell this country for money.”
Hundreds of people participated in the protest on Sunday in Foley Square and some employed antisemitic rhetoric.
Wpolie also have stories of Polish rescuers who faced retribution, not from the Germans, but from fellow Poles, when their help to Jews on the run came to light, as in the three stories that follow.
I was there for the first time eight years ago with my wife and two children. I seldom have a knot in my throat, but that was the moment.
Session at Limmud FSU in Warsaw addresses crisis with Jewish community.
The report said many Jews preferred to flee, even to Germany, after the war.
The answer to the ‘Polish Holocaust Bill,’ is not inflammatory, hateful rhetoric such as this but, rather, discussion and dialogue based on facts,” said the executive director of JCC Krakow.
Antisemitism has resurfaced amid the debate over a bill that would criminalize suggesting complicity on the part of the Polish nation or state in Nazi Germany's crimes.
A resurgence of far-right sentiment poses a dilemma for the current ruling political party- a socially conservative group with a nationalist agenda.