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Yehonatan Geffen in trouble again

Yehonatan Geffen in trouble again

Israeli poet says in a television interview that he understands Palestinians who become martyrs, continues to praise Ahed Tamimi.Ben Ariel, 22/03/2018 05:43
Israeli poet who compared Ahed Tamimi to Anne Frank apologizes

Israeli poet who compared Ahed Tamimi to Anne Frank apologizes

Yehonatan Geffen expresses remorse for comparing PA teen who slapped soldiers to Anne Frank, Chana Senesh. 'I apologize with all my heart.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/01/2018 09:58
'Yehonatan Geffen is encouraging the next terrorist'

'Yehonatan Geffen is encouraging the next terrorist'

MK David Amsalem blasts poet who glorified Palestinian Arab teen who slapped soldiers. "Where does this self-hatred come from?"Elad Benari, 28/01/2018 05:07
Holon Mayor urged to cancel Yehonatan Geffen show

Holon Mayor urged to cancel Yehonatan Geffen show

Jewish Home Holon branch urges mayor to cancel appearance by controversial Israeli poet at an April festival.Benny Tocker, 26/01/2018 03:45
'I'm not fighting songs - I'm fighting lies'

'I'm not fighting songs - I'm fighting lies'

Defense Minister responds to rock star's criticism of the reaction to his father's poem glorifying PA teen who slapped soldiers.Uzi Baruch, 25/01/2018 08:33
Geffen's son rips Liberman

Geffen's son rips Liberman

Aviv Geffen blasts Defense Minister who ordered Army Radio not to play songs written by his father.Reut Hadar, 25/01/2018 04:43
Anne Frank is popular with the Israeli left

Anne Frank is popular with the Israeli left

Jewish heroines Anne Frank and Hana Senesh have only one thing in common with Ahed Tamimi: all three appear in Yehonatan Geffen's obscene poem. Shalom Pollack, 24/01/2018 22:00
Attorney General attempts to thwart Liberman's ban on poet

Attorney General attempts to thwart Liberman's ban on poet

Defense Minister: 'With all due respect, I reject the Attorney General's position out of hand.'Uzi Baruch, 23/01/2018 11:58
Israeli poet compares Ahed Tamimi to Anne Frank

Israeli poet compares Ahed Tamimi to Anne Frank

Defense Minister orders Army Radio to stop playing or interviewing Yehonatan Geffen, who wrote poem glorifying PA teen who slapped soldiers.Tal Polon, 23/01/2018 09:18
Suspect Arrested in Assault on Yehonatan Geffen

Suspect Arrested in Assault on Yehonatan Geffen

Police arrest suspect in March 20 attack on leftist author and songwriter Yehonatan Geffen.Elad Benari, 31/03/2015 00:13
Aviv Geffen: You Can't Hurt an Idea

Aviv Geffen: You Can't Hurt an Idea

Rock musician Aviv Geffen responds to the assault on his father, author and songwriter Yehonatan Geffen.Elad Benari, 22/03/2015 03:21
Author Yehonatan Geffen Assaulted Outside His Home

Author Yehonatan Geffen Assaulted Outside His Home

Yehonatan Geffen, father of rock musician Aviv Geffen, assaulted by a man who called him a "leftist traitor". Police investigating.Ben Ariel, Canada, 20/03/2015 21:17