Jewish mayor of Kharkiv shot

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  1. Gina B

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    I'm just curious why the Jewish element had to be introduced...especially when it was stated that the mayors being Jewish had nothing to do with the shooting.
     
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    In a country where synagogues are being vandalized and anti-Semitic acts are increasing at an alarming rate, what just happened four hours from where leaflets were distributed telling Jews to register? A Jewish mayor was shot on Holocaust remembrance day.

    That's why it is an element - an essential, fundamental part of what happened. Good word choice when you chose to use "element." :wavey:
     
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    Synagogues are always being vandalized.....I am not convinced it was a racial stimulated shooting however the media might wish to posture it thus.
     
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    This post just makes me want to weep.

    Please save it to read again at a later date.
     
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    If it placed a Jew in a negative light some folks would not have a problem with emphasizing it.
     
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    Drama queens.
     

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