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May 7, 2012 9:02 am

Mila Kunis Claims “Super Jew” Status and Outs Ukrainian Anti-Semitism

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The Sun newspaper based in London featured an interview with actress Mila Kunis over the weekend, after the publication’s readers voted the Jewish star “the hottest woman in the world”.  While she spoke about her dating life and professional career, Kunis talked a great deal about having to hide her Judaism as a child in Ukraine and her parents’ decision to flee the country because of it.

“After the Holocaust, in Russia you were not allowed to be religious. So my parents raised me to know I was Jewish. You know who you are inside,” Kunis said.  “My whole family was in the Holocaust. My grandparents passed and not many survived.”

At the age of seven, Kunis moved with her parents and brother to the United States, paving the way for an acting career that has included roles on “That 70’s Show” and in films such as “The Black Swan” and “Forgetting Sarah Marshall”.

“One of my friends who grew up in Russia, she was in second grade. She came home one day crying. Her mother asked why and she said on the back of her seat there was a swastika.  This is a country that obviously does not want you,” she told The Sun.

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According to the interview, Kunis is much happier in the U.S., with the ability to express herself freely.

“I’m pretty Jewish…when I’m in New York, I become super-Jew. When I’m in LA I’m like a California surfer girl.”

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  • Rob Hansen

    Reading the Soviet verson of history that blame game the blame everyone they dont like of all crimes the soviets themself did..

    What about the fact that Stalin rounde up the JEWS in the hundreds of thousands and gave them over to a sure death to Hitlers SS when Stalin together with Hitler invaded Poland and started ww2 together with the-nazis-what about that _?___

    Shockingly, Stalin also handed back a substantial number of German Jewsh communists who had taken refuge in the Soviet Union after the-nazi-seizure of power; some of them, arrested during the purges, were taken directly from the Soviet Gulag to a German concentration camps. Germany brutal displacement of Polish jews populations, with the help of Stalin in 1939 and the massacres of Polish Jews carried out by the Germans, and the confinement of the majority of Poland’s 3 million Jews in overcrowded, insanitary and deadly ghettoes in the major cities in the-nazizone, was helped along by Stalin as Stalin raound up any jews he found inside his zone and part of Poland and gladly turned them over to the SS.. for a sure death..

    If the nazisoviet pact Stalin was allowed to visit his murderous policies on the Baltic states aswell, it also permitted Hitler to do the same with the much larger and more heavily populated countries he invaded in western Europe at the same time, and even more so in the areas of southern Europe he conquered early in 1941.

    Also when it comes to Babi Yar. in 1941 -1943 Ukriane and Kiev was under German and Sovet control Kiev was taken and retaken 5 time by Germnay and the USSR never once was it under OUN or UPA so how can Ukriane be responsible for Babi Yar. in 1941 -1943////

    OOOO YES AND LET US NOT FORGET that many communist jews was working for the NKVD and was helping the Russian NKVD and was part of killing of Ukrainian children and civilians in the genocide from 1932-1933 know as the Holodomor..

    But i dont her anyone or any Russian jews talk about that now do I !!!!!!

    Also what about the jews that helped the Russians and Stalin in the genocide of Ukrainians only 8 years before ??? Jews like Genrikh Yagoda

    Yagoda was born in Rybinsk into a Jewish family. was a Soviet-Russian secret police official who served as director of the NKVD, the Soviet Union’s security and intelligence agency, from 1934 to 1936. Appointed by Joseph Stalin, Yagoda supervised the arrest, show trial, and execution of the Old Bolsheviks Lev Kamenev and Grigory Zinoviev, events that initiated the Great Purge. Yagoda also supervised the construction of the White Sea–Baltic Canal with Naftaly Frenkel, using slave labor from the GULAG system, during which many laborers died.

    Involvement in the Genocide of Ukrainians called the Holodomor

    Yagoda is held responsible for his service in the implementation of Stalin’s policies that caused the deaths of more than 10 million Ukrainians during the Holodomor.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Genrikh_Yagoda

    Communist Genocide of 150 million 1917-1985
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YmHBJUMStVM

  • Rob Hansen

    Bandera was not part of any genocide like your beloved Stalin was the evidence clearly shows that Bandera had nothing to do with it any Genocide in ww2 as he was a prisoner of war (POW) from 1941-1944

    BANDERA WAS a prisoner (POW) of war ..so how is bandera responsible for anything ????

    The Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists under the leadership of Stepan Bandera decided to fight against the Hitler after they was arrested in 1941.

    Now that is NOT much collaboration now is it…??? . AND THAT IS WHY Stepan Bandera was arrested by the GERMANS and sent to Sachsenhausen concentration camp…because he did NOT have any collaboration with the-nazis-now did he !!!

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stepan_Bandera

    The Germen high command in 1941 sent a memo saying that all functionaries of the Bandera Movement must be arrested at once and, after thorough interrogation, are to be liquidated…”.

    On July 5, Bandera was arrested and transferred to Berlin.

    On July 12, the president of the newly formed Ukrainian state, Yaroslav Stetsko, was also arrested and taken to Berlin.

    In January 1942, Bandera and Yaroslav Stetsko was transferred to Sachsenhausen concentration camp’s special barrack for high-profile political prisoners Zellenbau
    Bandera was in a German KZ camp Sachsenhausen concentration camp from 1941-1944

    NOW if you are sent to a KZ camp YOU ARE NOT a friend of Hitler are you AND IF YOU ARE inn a concentration camp from 1941 to the end of 1944 YOU can not be held responsible for the any war crimes or massacres that happend in ww2 ??? !!!!

    AND LETS US ALSO NOT FORGET THAT MORE AND MORE new evidence is comeing to light saying that it was NKVD dressed up as UPA /OUN that did massacre in Volhynia and on the Jews in ww2 and other things to blame it on OUN / UPA ..

    Also-a-nazi-document dated 25 November 1941 stated that “… the Bandera Movement is preparing a revolt in the Reichskommissariat which has as its ultimate aim the establishment of an independent Ukraine.

    All functionaries of the Bandera Movement must be arrested at once and, after thorough interrogation, are to be liquidated On 12 July, the president of the newly formed Ukrainian state, Yaroslav Stetsko, was also arrested.. In January 1942, Bandera was transferred to Sachsenhausen concentration camp’s special barrack for high-profile political prisoners Zellenbau

    Yaroslav Stetsko was the leader together with Stepan Bandera’s Organization of Ukrainian Nationalists (OUN) until his death.

    In 1941, during the nazigerman invasion of the Soviet Union, he was self-proclaimed temporary head of the ostensibly independent Ukrainian government declared by Stepan Bandera. On 30 June 1941, Stetsko declared in Lviv the formation of a Ukrainian state..as stated in the text of the “Act of Proclamation of Ukrainian Statehood He was then arrested by the-nazis-and became a POW. together together with Stepan Bandera they was sent to Sachsenhausen concentration camp from 1941-1944 for subversive activity against the-nazi-germanys 3rd reich ..

    In September 1944 Bandera was released by [the German authorities] which hoped that he would incite the native populace to fight the advancing Soviet Army. With German consent Bandera set up headquarters in Berlin.

    Postwar activity

    According to Stephen Dorril, author of MI6: Inside the Covert World of Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, OUN-B was re-formed in 1946 under the sponsorship of MI6. The organization had been receiving some support from MI6 since the 1930s. One faction of Bandera’s organization, associated with Mykola Lebed, became more closely associated with theCIA

    Despite the central role played by Bandera’s followers in the massacre of Poles or jews in western Ukraine, Bandera himself was interned in a German concentration camp when the concrete decision to massacre the Poles was made and when the Poles were killed.

    According to Jaroslaw Hrycak, during his internment, from the summer of 1941, he was not completely aware of events in Ukraine and moreover had serious differences of opinion with Mykola Lebed, the OUN-B leader who remained in Ukraine and who was one of the chief architects of the massacres of Poles.

    Bandera was thus not directly involved in those massacres

    Unlike competing Polish, Russian, Hungarian or Romanian nationalisms in late imperial Austria, imperial Russia, interwar Poland and Romania, Ukrainian nationalism did not include antisemitism as a core aspect of its program and saw Russians as well as Poles as the chief enemy with Jews playing a secondary role and only if the jew was Polsih or Russian jews and supporting Russian or Polish hegemony over ukriane as the OUN / UPA movement was working for an independent free Ukriane.

    The predominance of the Soviet central government, rather than the Jewish minority, as the principal perceived enemy of Ukrainian nationalists was highlighted at the OUN-B’s Conference in Kraków in 1941 when it declared that The Muscovite-Bolshevik government exploits the anti-Jewish sentiments of the Ukrainian masses to divert their attention from the true cause of their misfortune..

    The OUN combats the Jews as the prop of the Muscovite-Bolshevik regime and simultaneously it renders the masses conscious of the fact that the principal foe is Moscow. Bandera followers, organised in small groups were “extraordinarily active” against Jewish communists working for Moscow..

    In 1942 German intelligence concluded that Ukrainian nationalists were indifferent to the plight of the Jews and were willing to either kill them or help them, depending on what better served their cause. Several Jews took part in Bandera’s underground movement, including one of Bandera’s close associates Richard Yary who was also married to a Jewish woman. Another notable Jewish UPA member was Leyba-Itzik “Valeriy” Dombrovsky. According to a report to the Chief of the Security Police in Berlin dated 30 March 1942, “…it has been clearly established that the Bandera movement provided forged passports not only for its own members, but also for Jews.”.

    The false papers were most likely supplied to Jewish doctors or skilled workers who could be useful for the movement.[

    When Bandera was in conflict with the Germans, the Ukrainian Insurgent Army under his authority sheltered many Jews and included Jewish fighters and medical personnel.

    In the official organ of the OUN-B’s leadership, instructions to OUN groups urged those groups to “liquidate the manifestations of harmful foreign influence, particularly the German racist concepts and practices

    Richard Franz Marian Yary (1898–1969) was a Ukrainian nationalist journalist, politician and military figure.

    He was one of the highest functionaries of the OUN and close associate and advisor to Stepan Bandera. Born in Rzeszów, Galicia Yary was of partilineal Czech and matrilineal Hungarian-Jewish descent Yary’s Jewish descent was affirmed by the historian Z. Knysh Yary’s support for Bandera turned some Ukrainians against Bandera because it was considered suspicious that of all the members of the OUN’s leadership council only the one of not fully Ukrainian ethnicity chose to follow Bandera After the abrogation by the-nazis-of the independent Ukrainian State Yary left the General Government and from 1942 he lived in the Rumanian-occupiedBukovina. In 1943, he was arrested by the Gestapo and was sent to the Sachsenhausen concentration camp.

  • Rob Hansen

    Stalins henchman Kaganovich was sent to ukriane in 1932-1933 and was responsible for a-GENOCIDE-OF 10 MILL Ukrainians

    Kaganovich was born in 1893 to Jewish parents in the village of Kabany, Russian Empire (now named Dibrova, Poliske Raion, Kiev Oblast, Ukraine).

    On 13 January 2010 Kiev Appellate Court posthumously found Kaganovich, Postyshev, Kosior and other Soviet Communist Party functionaries guilty of genocide against Ukrainians during the catastrophic Holodomorgenocide..

    Though they were pronounced guilty as criminals, the case was ended immediately according to paragraph 8 of Article 6 of the Criminal Procedural Code of Ukraine

    The materials consist of over 250 volumes of archive documents (from within Ukraine as well as from abroad), interviews with witnesses, and expert analysis of several institutes of National Academies of Sciences. Oleksandr Medvedko, the Prosecutor General, confirmed that the material gives clear evidence of the-genocide-occurring in Ukraine

    Responsibility for 1932–33-Genocide-in Ukriane of 10 mill Ukrainians
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lazar_Kaganovich

    Lazar Kaganovich – Butcher of the Ukraine
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LVrNet_eC_

    For his ruthlessness in the execution of Stalin’s orders, he was nicknamed “Iron Lazar”. During the period of the Great Terror starting in 1936 Kaganovich’s signature appears on 188 out of 357 documented execution lists.

    Kaganovich (together with Vyacheslav Molotov) participated with the All-Ukrainian Party Conference of 1930 and were given the task of implementation of the collectivization policy that caused a catastrophic 1932–33-GENOCIDE-(known as the Holodomor in Ukraine). He also personally oversaw grain confiscations during the same time periods

    In 1924 Kaganovich became a member of the Central Committee. From 1925 to 1928, Kaganovich was the First Secretary of the Communist Party of the Ukrainian SSR.

    He was given the task of “ukrainizatsiya” – meaning at that time the building up of Ukrainian communist popular cadres.

    He also had the duty of implementing collectivization and the policy of economic suppression of the kulaks (wealthier peasants). He opposed the more moderate policy of Nikolai Bukharin, who argued in favor of the “peaceful integration of kulaks into socialism”. In 1928, due to numerous protests

    Stalin was forced to transfer Kaganovich from Ukraine to Moscow, where he returned to his position as a Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party, a job he held until 1939. As Secretary, he endorsed Stalin’s struggle against the so-called Left and Right Oppositions within the Communist Party, in the hope that Stalin would become the sole leader of the country.

  • Nick

    It’s pretty well documented the Communist regime of the USSR was anti-religion, so it’s hardly surprising Kunis’ family was not allowed to practice Judaism. Hundreds of thousands of Christians and Moslems languished in the gulags. I’m sure there were a few devout Jews stuck in there, somewhere.

    I’m neither anti-semitic or philo-semitic. Jews, like most other peoples, are a disparate bunch who have given us admirable folk like Albert Einstein and Jonas Salk. On the flip side, they have also given us people like Lazar Kaganovich and Lev “Trotsky” Bronshtein.

    Mila Kunis is neither someone to be admired or despised. She is merely a young woman living the American dream. Igor, a previous poster, CLAIMS to be Jewish, then laughably claims there’s no anti-semitism in Ukraine.

    The problem with the former claim is, of course, we have to take his word for it. I don’t. The problem with the latter is anti-semitism in modern Ukraine is something that has been talked about extensively for years now by the media inside and outside of Ukraine. Let’s not also forget an extremist politician’s recent categorization of a young woman as a “dirty Jewess” was met with excuses by the government there. How you can excuse a vulgar slander like that is beyong me. It speaks for itself.

    • Goldstein…

      Sooo Nick…
      “I’m neither anti-semitic or philo-semitic….Jews, like most other peoples, are a disparate bunch”????
      Trotsky & Kaganovich??? REALLY…that’s the worst you can do????
      Did you find them on STORMFRONT???
      …And I’ll bet some of your best friends are Jews and do they know you Neither Like nor Hate them??? methinks you protest too much???

      Haven’t I seen you dumping on the Jews and Israel on other Jewish blogs???

      • Goldstein…

        NICK…Was your message that there were only a few Jews in the gulag because they were all party members???…How racist is that???

        …Incidentally Mila is a DOLL!!!

  • Tiglath Pileser III

    It’s pretty well documented the Communist regime of the USSR was anti-religion, so it’s hardly surprising Kunis’ family was not allowed to practice Judaism. Hundreds of thousands of Christians and Moslems languished in the gulags. I’m sure there were a few devout Jews stuck in there, somewhere.

    I’m neither anti-semitic or philo-semitic. Jews, like most other peoples, are a disparate bunch who have given us admirable folk like Albert Einstein and Jonas Salk. On the flip side, they have also given us people like Lazar Kaganovich and Lev “Trotsky” Bronshtein.

    Mila Kunis is neither someone to be admired or despised. She is merely a young woman living the American dream. Igor, a previous poster, CLAIMS to be Jewish, then laughably claims there’s no anti-semitism in Ukraine.

    The problem with the former claim is, of course, we have to take his word for it. I don’t. The problem with the latter is anti-semitism in modern Ukraine is something that has been talked about extensively for years now by the media inside and outside of Ukraine. Let’s not also forget an extremist politician’s recent categorization of a young woman as a “dirty Jewess” was met with excuses by the government there. How you can excuse a vulgar slander like that is beyong me. It speaks for itself.

  • army jew

    she’s Jewish when it’s convenient for her to be. i’m so impressed.

  • Igor

    You lie all the time you are interviewed. I want to tell you- there was no antisemitism in our city. Your father still long for the city and friends he left there. Please, stop lying and discrediting Chernivtsi. It seems you vilify the city on a purpose. And it seems that all has begun after your visit to Moscow. They hate Ukraine and might use your comments as their propaganda tool against Ukraine. Being unaware you do favors to dictator regime in Russia. Please, review your standpoint. I am going to research all interviews you gave before and contact media you talked to. I will tell them what is the truth indeed and just simply tell them you are liar. I am Jew myself and do not remember any cases of antisemitism. I also suggest that you visit Chernivtsi one day and you will be surprised to see how charming that city is. Believe me, LA is pale to compare with the city we were born in. I hope you will read my letter. Please let me know what you think, although I have no illusion you will respond.

    • Shaina

      Sorry, but you can’t be serious. There’s no history of racism and anti semitism in Ukraine? My grandmother was a Ukrainian Jew just like Miss Kunis and her home was burned down and her father neaten nearly to death in front of her PRIOR to WWII. During the war Ukrainians were the vast majority of the guards in many of the death camps, including Sobibor where 25% of my family died. And to this day you have a percentage, granted a small one, but a percentage of people in vote in white supremacists to government seats like Svboda. Kunis was called “not a really Ukrainian and a dirty Jewess”, and I have been to Ukraine and experienced dirty looks and nasty language myself. It’s also the same country which gave former KKK leader and white supremacist David Duke a “doctorate” degree which he has used to speak out against worldwide Jewish “conspiracy theories” which they endorse. Damn, if you’re really a Jew, you are one man in denial. And it’s not propaganda for the Russians, they have been just as bad to Jews and still are.

  • So sad that one has to be made to feel less than perfect by a racist. She sure has done nicely for herself! Too bad she can’t go back and say to those antisemitics now something more than personal! I am pleased she was able to come forward and be proud of who she is.

  • Neil Klein

    SUPER JEWS LIVE IN ISRAEL!!! PERSONALLY, I THINK SOME AVERAGE JEWISH-ISRAELI WOMEN ARE ALSO MORE BEAUTIFUL!!!!

    • Pet Rover

      Wow! That’s pretty rude. Israelis are super Jews, (at least the polite ones) and certainly many average Israeli Jewish women are beautiful, but there is no need to add the “also more beautiful.” It shows that no matter what you look like on the outside, inside you have to have some work done.

  • bee

    You know, this interview was in 2005… for JVibe Magazine… the British tabloid just copied the text.

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