#Belgium

News | Antisemitism Watch

Belgian carnival to mock Jews again, gives up UNESCO status

The mayor of Aalst Christoph D'Haese said that city officials "have had it a bit with the grotesque complaints" and it is "unavoidable" that Jews will be mocked again in the 2020 edition.

News | Antisemitism Watch

In Belgium, Jewish leaders worry that antisemitism has become kosher

“It may be viewed as derogatory in 2019, but these gestures … were not intended to offend.”

Sports | Cycling

For the love of Belgium (and waffles) - Peloton Magazine

Michael Marckx is full of life. He’s smart and engaging. His sense of humor is a breath of fresh air in the occasionally staid world of cycling. While the industry argues about Interbike and retail challenges and the UCI remains in the 19th century, Mar

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Belgian mayor defends carnival float featuring Jews with money and a rat

The mayor of the Belgian city whose annual parade featured puppets of Jews and a rat atop money bags defended the display, telling the local media that “In Aalst it should be allowed.”

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Belgian carnival float features puppets of grinning Jews, a rat and money bags - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

The street celebration was meant to address ricing prices, according to the designers of the float.

Food & Drink | Travel

The Trappist Brewery Tour

For cyclists, the Ardennes is a place more commonly associated with bergs than beers, drawing fans and pros alike to its famous roads each year for three of the sport’s classic races. But for four Rapha riders, it was the idea of connecting three monast

News | International News

Brussels attacks: 34 killed and hundreds wounded as Islamic State claims responsibility for airport and Metro bombings - live

Latest updates as Belgian authorities fear terrorists in bomb attacks on airport and Metro could still be on loose after suitcase and suicide belt blasts

Food & Drink | Food & Drink

Duvel Tripel Hop

Welcome to the official Duvel website, the place to learn more about this Belgian golden blond special beer.