Nazi hunters, a fertility specialist and a Tunisia-born journalist are among the Jewish recipients in 2013 of France’s Legion of Honor award.
Nazi hunter Beate Klarsfeld is mounting a quixotic campaign for German president. She is running with the Left Party, an ex-Communist group that is strongly critical of Israel.
Louis-Ferdinand Céline wrote notoriously anti-Semitic texts depicting villainous Jews raping honest Aryan French. Today, some Jewish writers remain fascinated by Céline the novelist.