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“Pope Pius XII, who led the Catholic Church from 1939 to 1958, has long been criticized for his public silence during the Holocaust”

WASHINGTON POST Pope Pius XII was silent during the Holocaust. Now Vatican records may reveal whether he collaborated with the Nazis. by Gillian Brockell March 3, 2020 It was a Saturday — Shabbat — in October 1943. The Nazis had … Continue reading

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ISIS operative Abderrahim Moutahrrick: “I want to hit Israel in Rome”

ISRAEL HAYOM ISIS attack on Israeli Embassy in Rome thwarted by Dan Lavie, News Agencies and Israel Hayom Staff May 1, 2016 An Islamic State plot to attack the Vatican and several foreign embassies, including the Israeli Embassy in Rome, … Continue reading

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Haute couture headscarves won’t counter violent extremism

WASHINGTON TIMES The Islamist wears Dolce & Gabbana by Clifford May February 3, 2016 In the “culture” section of the venerable Atlantic magazine last month, there was a news item I wouldn’t want you to miss: “The Italian fashion house … Continue reading

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Like the Roman Empire in the early fifth century, Europe has allowed its defenses to crumble…Poor, poor Paris. Killed by complacency

BOSTON GLOBE Paris and the fall of Rome by Niall Ferguson November 16, 2015 I am not going to repeat what you have already read or heard. I am not going to say that what happened in Paris on Friday … Continue reading

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Robert Wistrich, leading scholar of anti-Semitism, dies of heart attack

JERUSALEM POST by Staff May 20, 2015 Robert Wistrich, widely considered one of the world’s leading experts on anti-Semitism, died of a sudden heart attack in Rome late Tuesday, Italian media is reporting. He was 70 years old. According to a news … Continue reading

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Rome will be conquered next, says leader of ‘Islamic State’. As in Rome, Italy.

THE TELEGRAPH by Damien McElroy July 2, 2014 Muslims have been called to flock to the ‘Islamic State’ to gather for a battle against non-believers throughout the world Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, the self-proclaimed leader of the ‘Islamic State’ stretching across … Continue reading

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Rome Jewish Museum Stays Open to Midnight After Brussels Slayings – ‘We Are Not Afraid’

ALGEMEINER by Joshua Levitt May 27, 2014 Leading Italian political and cultural figures lined up at Rome’s Jewish Museum, which opened its doors to midnight on Monday to accommodate the thousands who wanted to express solidarity with the Jewish Museum … Continue reading

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