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From the guy who brought you “Matilda” and “Willy Wonka”: When I interviewed him in 1983, Dahl was polite and not unfriendly. But he was a bigot.

THE NEW STATESMAN Roald Dahl’s anti-Semitism was grotesque. I should know – I saw it first hand by Michael Coren October 8, 2021 …There seemed to be something visceral about his [Dahl’s] anger, something more personal and dark than anti-Zionism … Continue reading

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Estate of celebrated writer Roald Dalhl issues statement of regret for ‘lasting and understandable hurt’ caused by ‘incomprehensible’ comments he made throughout his life

TIMES OF ISRAEL Roald Dahl’s family quietly apologizes for hurt caused by author’s anti-Semitism by Staff December 6, 2020 Over 30 years after his death, the estate of Roald Dahl issued a quiet apology Saturday for the “prejudiced” anti-Semitic positions … Continue reading

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