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Berliner Museum setzt Juden in einen Glaskasten

| Lesedauer: 11 Minuten
Leeor Engländer

Foto: Jüdisches Museum Berlin/Linus Lintner

In der Schau „Die ganze Wahrheit ... Was Sie schon immer über Juden wissen wollten“ klärt das Jüdische Museum auf provokante Art über Klischees auf. Unser Autor über seine Erlebnisse als Exponat.

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„Darf man Jude sagen?“

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„Wie meinen Sie das?“

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„Oy, you look so Jewish“

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