Russia: ice cream “Poor Jew” has offended the Jewish community


Россия: мороженое "Бедный еврей" обидело еврейскую общину

Krasnoyarsk company “Slavica” released branded horn under the brand name “Poor Jew” with the aroma of prunes. It is reported portal “NGS.News”.

Chocolate waffle cone costs 45 rubles. Wrapped in the national flag of Israel.

“This is our new product. Has recently appeared. Before that it was “Crest”, and before “American”. They have shoot a lot of buyers,” said a vendor booth in Novosibirsk. The company declined to comment. Writes NGS, in response to a request for comment on the release of the new ice cream CFO “Slavica” laughed.

Chairman of the Jewish community of Naberezhnye Chelny Leonid Steinberg stated that it would require to stop the production of “Poor Jew” .

“I asked the colleagues that I had a sample of this cream. I will see him tomorrow and will ask the manufacturer: “You arrived in Naberezhnye Chelny to ruin us tolerance?” What do they think? If you want to avoid the poor Jews, then give the money to poor Jews was not! Yes, where they all saw the poor Jews?”, said Steinberg edition “Business.Online”.

In case of failure to remove ice cream production he promises to go to court. Also Steinberg was outraged by the use of the national flag of Israel without coordination with the Embassy of that country.

The company “Slavica” in 2016, has released ice cream “Obamka”, however, after allegations in racism and anti-Americanism took it out of production.


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