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May 13, 2022
‘Say yes to the world’ but no to the Jews: Lufthansa’s anti-Semitic scandal
It can emerge from this appalling episode with its credibility intact. For that to happen, the airline needs to recognize that its ground staff implemented an anti-Semitic policy and apologize for that offense specifically.
Another German ‘mess’ has some crying foul and others keeping quiet
May 13, 2022
The Lufthansa affair comes on the heels of a community still souring over the Gil Ofarim incident, which might have damaged the credibility of Jewish claims of anti-Semitism. Could that be the cause of the muted response by the Zentralrat, the official Jewish body?
Lufthansa apologizes for preventing number of Jewish passengers from flying
May 10, 2022
It comes after video surfaced of an employee telling a Jewish passenger that those who were banned are “Jewish from JFK” and that it was the “Jewish people who were the mess, who made the problems.”
Lufthansa keeps 100-plus Jews off flight, claims they violated mask requirement
May 9, 2022
“This is 2022 and this is a Western country, and there’s a lot of anti-Semitism throughout the world,” wrote Rabbi David Zwiebel, executive vice president of the Agudath Israel of America.
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