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The Deputy Prime Minister emphasized that while it seeks to support activities related to faith, the government does not interfere in the autonomy, internal affairs or interfaith relations of any religious institution.
Jakab says Jobbik „was never a far-right party, it just tolerated far-right people.”
In our exclusive interview Mándoki talks about the situation of Jews in Germany and Hungary, the migration crisis, and the Yiddish remake of a Dschingis Khan song.
The orthodox community seeks to redistribute government funds.
Szabolcs Takács, the ambassador of Hungary to Washington, D.C., talked to Neokohn about the relations they expect to have with the Biden administration.
Róbert Deutsch urged peace between the communities and highlighted the importance of cooperation.
Underground news site says one of liberal Neolog community’s rabbis led women to believe they had to have sex with him in order to complete conversion to Judaism, while another rabbi allegedly attempted to seduce girl under age of 18.
Slomó Köves, executive rabbi of EMIH – Hungarian Jewish Alliance talks about the 9th constitutional amendment, legacy of President Trump and whether any pressure was put on him to call the Soros-campaign antisemitic.
As internal debates rage at the largest Jewish organization in Hungary, news about its president’s previous business dealings further fuel the fire.
He doesn’t plan to retire and is still motivated by the idea of changing the world. Neokohn’s own Róbert Wallenstein sat down with one of Fidesz’s founders, Tamás Deutsch.
David Reaboi calls himself a proud Jew, supports Donald Trump and is critical towards George Soros and what he calls the „NGO Archipelago.”
‘Antifa is a fascist organization. They have become the thing they pretend to loath.’
’George Soros is Hitler and Europe is his gas chamber’ – wrote Szilárd Demeter, the president of a Hungarian literary museum in a now retracted article.
„Large part of American Jewry considers Judaism as being liberalism complemented with a selective variety of Jewish rituals”– told us the the emeritus Chairman of the Jerusalem Center for Public Affairs, warning that we will see more frequent tensions concerning the migrant crisis in Europe after Coronavirus pandemia. Interview by Ivett Csere.
Rabbi Slomó Köves, leading rabbi of EMIH – Hungarian Jewish Alliance wrote an op-ed regarding the openly antisemitic rhetoric in Hungarian public life.
A new book, written by historian Péter Róbert was published recently telling the story of the Hungarian resistance during WW2 by the underground Zionist organizations.
Now we have to stand in solidarity with the organization under attack.
Yitzchak Mais, former director of Yad Vashem’s historical museum and leader of the House of Fates project spoke to Neokohn about the Museum’s conceptual development.
The rabbinical seminar of Budapest is one of the oldest functioning institute of its kind in the world, now is in the spotlight of the local struggle of the neolog movement.