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Cartoon Angers Jewish Group in Canada

Try as one might, it would be difficult for the discerning eye to disagree that the constellation of stars superimposed over one another on the clock face of Ottawa’s Peace Tower bears a slight resemblance to the Star of David.

That interpretation is now a matter of debate after a Canadian French-language newspaper published a political cartoon earlier this week featuring a clear-cut Star of David plastered on the clock face.

B’nai Brith Canada, a national Jewish organization, has asked the paper, Le Droit, to remove the cartoon from its website, citing anti-Semitism.

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Cartoon Angers Jewish Group in Canada

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