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European rabbis have supported the boycott of Facebook brands

The Board of rabbis of Europe (CPE) supported a boycott of Facebook global brands due to the fact that the social network, in their opinion, idle in relation to the propagation and incitement of hatred, reported RIA Novosti in the press service WED.

Some of the largest brands in the world, including Coca-Cola, Adidas, Ford, Unilever, and others, have announced a boycott of Facebook because of the inaction of social networks in the dissemination and incitement to hatred. Their protest of the Corporation expressed by abandoning paid advertising on the platform. To join the campaign and Jewish organizations from Europe and the United States, in particular, the anti-defamation League (ADL American Jewish non-governmental human rights organization) and the rabbinical Council of Europe (CPE).

In the Jewish community spoke out against euthanasia

Judaism disapproves of euthanasia even in the case of severe illness, said the chief Rabbi of Moscow Pinchas Goldschmidt at the meeting in the online project "5 o'clock with the Russian Jewish Congress."

A webinar held this week, was devoted to the theme of death: in connection with the mass deaths from COVID-19. The organizers of the webinar specify what "fear of death due to quarantine, epidemic and measures of protection."