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‘Zorba’ composer declares himself an anti-Semite

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/music/article/zorba_composer_declares_himself_an_anti-semite_20110209

Mikis Theodorakis, the Greek composer who wrote the music for the film "Zorba the Greek," said in a television interview that he is an "anti-Semite and anti-Zionist." Theodorakis, 86, a hero in Greece, also said in the interview on Greece's High channel that "everything that happens today in the world has to do with the Zionists." He added that "American Jews are behind the world economic crisis that has hit Greece also."

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