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How do or did modern Jews come to terms with the brutal nature of the nazi period?

November 6, 2017 wordenvie 0

Jews were hunted, tracked, denounced and murdered. I believe that leaves, has left scars across the generations that remain unhealed where individuals still ask themselves “what did I do to deserve that”? The answer is “nothing” but somehow when the question is asked publicly there is still some kind of undercurrent, as if people knowingly understand that there is some underlying reason, the Jews killed Christ, they are money-grabbing, drank baby blood, plotted to rule the world or just that they must have done something to merit punishment. When will this ever be cleared up and how? I feel that […]

Only the State can run social services

December 31, 2016 wordenvie 0

​What distinguishes left and right and what is the balance between them. Why are political issues are so divisive? I am drawn to the left because I believe that certain services and projects such as education, health, infrastructure and defense can only be achieved by government. The right argues that these services can be achieved by private enterprise. I question therefore what is the point of the state if not to organise collective social projects. And if the state does not organise collective projects then the state shrinks to nothing and there is ultimately no country and no society. We […]