Palestine and South Africa

South African Students Create Palestinian Anne Frank For Israel Apartheid Week

Doctored images depicting Holocaust victim Anne Frank dressed in a Palestinian keffiyeh circulated around a South African university on Wednesday.

The picture was designed as part of the Palestinian Solidarity Committee at Witwatersrand University’s annual “Israel Apartheid Week.”

“This is a flyer that draws attention to the fact that the same racism, hardship and oppression that was faced by Jews during the Nazi times is now being directed towards Palestinians,” a student who helped design the photo tweeted.

The fliers have been posted in at least 35 different locations around campus.

 

 

This article first appeared on Jerusalem Post, and can be viewed here.

 

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