Munich Prize: No Surprise

Munich is slated to present an award to the allegedly antisemitic cartoonist Dieter Hanitzsch in January. He was fired in May 2018 for stoking hatred of the Jewish state in a Nazi-like way. Munich-based newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung’s editor-in-chief Wolfgang Kach said the cartoon used “antisemitic cliches” when it showed Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu dressed similarly […]

Ceasefire and Humanitarian Aid for Syria

US Secretary of State, John Kerry, announced on Friday that the major world powers have agreed to a “cessation of hostilities” and delivery of humanitarian aid to Syria.