News and updates about Gunter Grass
Gunter Grass: Nobel Winner, ex-SS and Anti-Israeli
Germany's most famous writer died Monday; a look into his past reveals some dark shadows, which led to his ban in Israel.
Günter Grass Is Hoping for Election 'Turnabout'
Nobel Prize winning German poet, an ex-Waffen SS member, alleged Israel is a 'danger to world peace' in 2012.
Gunter Grass Speaks Out On Israel Again
German novelist Gunter Grass speaks negatively about Israel, again, on German radio.
Jews, Leave Eurauschwitz Now!
Grass Praises Whistle-blower Mordechai Vanunu
German author Gunter Grass publishes another work critical of Israel, hails whistle-blower Mordechai Vanunu as "hero".
Poll: 59% of Germans Think Israel is 'Aggressive'
Germans have become increasingly hostile to Israel in recent years, with 59 percent describing the country as “aggressive.”
Yeshiva Pupils Protest Outside German Embassy
As the memorial sirens wailed Thursday, students protested against Gunter Grass in Tel Aviv.
EJC Head: Anti-Israel Views Lead to Anti-Semitism
EJC leader Dr. Moshe Kantor called on European leaders to act to prevent what he called a “tsunami of anti-Semitism”
Gunter Grass Hospitalized
German author and Nobel laureate who criticized Israel has been hospitalized with heart problems.
Gunter Grass Lashes Out Against Israel, Yet Again
Gunter Grass criticized Israel's decision to ban him from entering the country, comparing it to actions taken by communist regimes.
Letter-poem to Grass: If We Go, Everyone Goes
Poet Itamar Yaoz-Kest, a Holocaust survivor, penned a public "letter-poem" in reply to German Günter Grass' attack.
Poet Gunter Grass Banned from Israel
Interior Minister Eli Yishai has declared the German poet Gunter Grass "persona non grata and banned him from entering Israel.
German Poet Grass Claims He is Targeted by Critics
German poet Gunter Grass says he is being targeted by critics and will not back down from what he wrote about Israel in his poem.
PMO Dismisses Couplets from Waffen SS Poet
PM Binyamin Netanyahu says German poet Gunther Grass' history as member of the Nazi Waffen SS gives context to his anti-Israel screed.