Ukraine’s Eurovision pick highlights Russian oppression

A Crimean Tatar singer has been chosen to represent Ukraine with a song about Russia’s deadly deportation of the group. Jamala may face challenges if the song “1944” breaks Eurovision’s rules on political content.

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In Germany, pressure mounts to handle right-wing violence against refugees

German politicians have called for the government to take tougher action to prevent appalling right-wing incidents against refugees. The police are also facing criticism.

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State-funded Danish Muslim school tells girls not to date – The Local

The psychologist’s remarks led Copenhagen City Council member Lars Aslan Rasmussen to call for the school’s funding to be yanked.    “One should definitely remove support from a school whose psychologists can’t figure out how to be psychologists but instead act like imams,” he told Radio24syv.    “The majority of the school’s subsidy is covered by Danish taxpayers, so this should definitely have consequences,” he added.    Rasmussen said the school’s advice to female students is “crazy” and he called on the Education Ministry to take the school’s policy “very seriously”.

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