Dutch Animal Lovers Ban Kosher And Halal Food: Der Ewige Jude Contains No Batteries
It’s all about modern methods of killing animals being better, say the Dutch. Rather than being bled to death or having their necks wrung, animals these days are sung to death and then when asleep kicked in the head by teenagers on tag.
Some, however, see the ban in the context of European history.
In the film Der ewige Jude (The Eternal Jew), the Nazis portray Jews as rejoicing in the suffering of animals. They were not “civislied Europeans”. They did love the cow and the hen like Germans. It’s not racism – it’s just doing what’s right and decent. Now, pass over that battery farmed chicken; it looks suicidal…