Observations, articles, opinions etc. in Dutch and English. The author, Bert de Bruin (Yonathan Dror Bar-On), is a Dutch-Jewish historian, who has specialized in modern Jewish history and in the history of the Middle East, and who in 1995 emigrated from the Netherlands to Israel. He wrote one book (2008), and edited another (2011), both in Dutch. For feedback please post a comment, or send this blog's author an email: (hisdutchname)atyahoodotcom
Sunday, April 16, 2006
Globalization a la Israel 2006 ( here and here ). Whenever I read sad stories about foreign workers who came to the Jewish state I always wonder how desperate - or out of your mind - you have to be to try your luck in - of all places - this part of the world.