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Galliano Dress Forbidden for Israeli Eurovision Contestant

By: JTA

Israel’s contestant in the international Eurovision music contest was barred from wearing a dress by designer John Galliano, who lost his job as the top designer at Christian Dior two years ago after being arrested for making anti-Semitic statements at a Paris bar.

The Israel Broadcasting Authority, which sponsors the Israeli contestant and broadcasts the popular competition, said it would not allow Moran Mazor to wear the dress that Galliano agreed to design for her.

In May, Mazor will travel to Sweden for Eurovision, where she will sing “Rak Bishvilo,” or “Only for Him.”

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One Response to “Galliano Dress Forbidden for Israeli Eurovision Contestant”

  1. Yehuda Cohen says:

    IBA will not allow Moran Mazor to wear the dress that Galliano agreed to design for her because of Galliano’s anti-Semitic statements at a Paris bar while drunk.

    Israel has allowed the Israel Symphony Orchestra to play Wagner’s music which was composed/played for our relatives while they were marching to the gas chambers. Wagner was Hitler’s mentor and was drunk not with alcohol like Galliano but rather he was totally drunk with hate for us Jews.

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