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
Monday, March 09, 2009
I do not care very much about sports, but I am very glad that yesterday the Israeli team beat Sweden 3-2, and advanced to the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup, in a very hostile Malmo. Sports did notonlywinover politics here.