Common Ground broadcast Sept. 28, 2020: Is it safe to be Jewish in Germany?

Is it safe to be Jewish in Germany? Should German authorities be doing more to stop anti-Semitism? Our guests debate these issues one year after the deadly Halle attack and possible solutions.

 

Latest show Sept. 28, 2020: Is it safe to be Jewish in Germany?

Is it safe to be Jewish in Germany? Should German authorities be doing more to stop rising anti-Semitism?

Host Soraya Sarhaddi Nelson is joined by Germany’s Federal Commissioner for Jewish life and against anti-Semitism Felix Klein; Sigmount Koenigsberg of the Jewish Community of Berlin; Sharon Kuckuck of Berlin’s Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom and Biplab Basu of ReachOut Berlin, who debate these questions one year after the deadly Halle attack and discuss how to reverse the trend.

Coming up on Oct. 5: The U.S. Presidential Election

On the Oct. 5 episode of Common Ground, our panel discusses the upcoming U.S. presidential election and the impact on already frayed German-American relations, and what else we glean from the first presidential debate on Sept. 29. We are looking for audience questions to bring to our panel. Share your question via the  online form. We will select a few listeners to record their questions to be aired during the show.

 

 

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