Don’t worry, no pigs were harmed in the creation of Boar’s Head Ham Glaze.
Oxford University Press has banned references to pigs and pork in its publications in order to avoid offending Jews and Muslims.
The president of the Rome Jewish community revealed that he too had been sent the severed head of a pig about 10 days after pig heads were sent to Rome’s main synagogue, the Israeli embassy and a museum with an exhibit on Jewish culture in January.
Offences against Jewish targets in Rome including a pig’s head sent to the city’s main synagogue caused outrage in Italy on Saturday in the run-up to International Holocaust Remembrance Day next week.
Vandals used a pig’s head to desecrate a synagogue in the southern Russian city of Krasnodar.
A pig’s head was left on the doorstep of a synagogue being built in Sevastopol, the Ukrainian city’s Jewish community said.
Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi told U.S. senators that he gets bad U.S. press because “certain forces” control the media.
Mohammed Morsi, who once called Jews ‘bloodsuckers’ and ‘pigs,’ isn’t the first famous person in history to spew insults then pretend to take them back.
Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi said vitriolic comments he made against Jews and Zionists three years ago had been taken out of context, an explanation that fell short of a U.S. call for him to repudiate the remarks.
The Simon Wiesenthal Center has called on the White House to withhold aid to Egypt over President Mohamed Morsi’s controversial comments about Jews