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Iran's Jewish Problem

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By Ben Cohen

An interesting article from alJazeera on Iran's reasonably free Jewish population:

is the new Nazi Germany and its President, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, is the
new Hitler. Or so Israeli officials have been declaring for months as
they and their American allies try to persuade the doubters in
Washington that an attack on Tehran is essential. And if the latest
media reports are to be trusted, it looks like they may again be
winning the battle for hearts and minds: Vice President Dick Cheney is
said to be diverting the White House back on track to launch a military

this year Binyamin Netanyahu, Israel's opposition leader and the man
who appears to be styling himself scaremonger-in-chief, told us: "It's
1938 and Iran is Germany. And Iran is racing to arm itself with atomic
bombs." Of Ahmadinejad, he said: "He is preparing another Holocaust for
the Jewish state."