'Papa, when can we go to Israel?'

EVERY DAY MY DAUGHTER asks me the same question: “Papa, when can we go to Israel?” The three-year-old understands that while we’re here in Berlin freezing snow and rain, the sun is shining in Israel. She imagines people over there going to the beach and swimming. I laugh to myself as I remember a lineהמשך לקרוא "'Papa, when can we go to Israel?'"

The ‘Yellow Badge’ corona demonstrations that twist Germany’s memory

ההפגנות בגרמניה נגד החיסונים, הסגר מלאות בתיאוריות קונספירציה, אך גם באנשים שרואים בזה שואה שנייה ולכן לובשים טלאי צהוב. אני טוען שזה סכנה גדולה ומכיל בתוכו נימים אנטישמיים.

How Germany turned national obedience into a victory over corona

I AM STANDING in a line outside my local supermarket. Everybody is wearing a mask, even the homeless people nearby. We are keeping the social distance of 1.5 meters. A supermarket worker cleans the trolleys before passing them over. There is a limit on how many customers can be in the supermarket at one time and we wait patiently until we are allowed in.