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ADL Study: 'Passion Play' (Still) Antisemitic

Did the world really need a research paper to determine that the once-a-decade “Passion Play” in the Bavarian town of Oberammergau, Germany, conveys anti-Jewish sentiments, as has been the general consensus since the show’s 1634 debut?

The Anti-Defamation League apparently thought so. The group commissioned the Council of Centers on Jewish-Christian Relations (CCJCR), which bills itself as “a network of academic and educational organizations that promotes mutual understanding between Jews and Christians,” to create the report, which was released this week.

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ADL Study: 'Passion Play' (Still) Antisemitic

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