Answers to Quora Questions by Yair Davidiy
Entry Headings in Alphabetical Order
A Positive Anecdote about Donald Trump. Do You Know Any Positive Anecdotes about Donald Trump?
Donald Trump Fashion. Why does Trump keep wearing baggy, ill fitting suits?
Montenegro and Donald. Three Mini-Articles.
What really happened when Donald Trump shoved the president of Montenegro?
Who saw Trump rudely shove Prime Minister Dusko Markovic of Montenegro at the NATO conference?
Article no. 3
What do you think of Trump pushing the Prime Minister of Montenegro Dusko Markovic out of his way at the NATO summit?
Ivanka and Donald. What do you think is going on in the relationship between Ivanka Trump and Donald Trump?
Donald and Ivanka. Is Donald Trump weird about his daughters?
Donald and Daughter. Did Donald Trump say he would date his own daughter?
Vote for Buck. Is it true that Donald Trump actually won the popular vote?
Trump is no Nazi! Is the Nazi Duke correct? Did the American Nazis elect Trump? Were they assisted by foreign Nazis?
Antagonizing. How do I piss off Trump supporters?
Blessing of Jacob. Why did Israel or Jacob cross his arms when blessing Joseph's children? Why did he place his right hand on Ephraim and his left hand on Manasseh?
The Deceit of Jacob and Blessing? Why did God bless Jacob in the bible when Jacob was a liar and a deceiver?
Birthright and Trickery? Was Jacob wrong to trick Esau into compromising his birthright?
Favoritism by Rebecca? Why did Rebeccah favor Jacob over Esau?
Afterlife in the Bible. When did the idea of belief in an afterlife enter Judaism?
The Last King. Who was the last Jewish king before the Jewish kingdom split in two?
Isaiah 53. How do Jews interpret Isaiah 53?
Evolution of Belief? How much do we know today about the polytheistic period of Jewish history, its characteristics and gradual shift towards the monotheistic cult of Yaweh?
Oliver Cromwell. What do the British think of Oliver Cromwell?
England as a World Power. Has England been the most constant World Power in history?
Churchill and Africa. Considering the fact that Winston Churchill had a racist view of black people, were there any in the British armed forces during WWII?
Industrial Revolution. Why did the Anglo-Saxons lead the Industrial Revolution?
British Help. Do Israelis feel thankful for the UK's large part in giving them back their homeland, and helping them multiple times in their early years?
League and Winston. What role did Winston Churchill play in the creation of the League of Nations?
Churchill as a Person. How was Winston Churchill in real life? Was he really good as a person?
Churchill and Famine. How many people did Winston Churchill murder in India?
Words of Churchill. What are Winston Churchill's most epic sayings?
Were Anglo-Saxons Different? Were Anglo-Saxons more advanced than German Saxons?
C1 QChristian Messiah
Crucified? Why did the Jews crucify Jesus?
Salvation? Is it possible that in the present day Jews are still saved even if they don't believe and accept Jesus as the Messiah?
Sources. Does the Jewish religion consider Jesus a heretic?
Helping Israel. Should Christians not support Israel, if Jews don't like them?
Mary Who? Was Hitler's mother Mary Magdalene?
Two Maries. Do Jews admire Mary in Judaism?
DNA of Jews and Arabs. Is there any genetic evidence that Palestinians are descended from Jews?
Racial Improvement or Degration? Could you argue that, due to Hitler's mass exterminations and the idea of a master race that, he inadvertently left us with specific genes, what we class as Europeans of today ?
Russell-Davis. Is the first or second one the most important in a double barrel surname?
Genius or Blemish? Why are Ashkenazi Jews the smartest ethnic group, on average?
Kaiser and Holocaust. If former Kaiser Wilhelm II had lived to see the end of World War 2, what would have been his reaction to the Holocaust?
German Martial Arts? Did World War II German soldiers learn a certain martial arts system for hand-to-hand combat?
Winners. In WW2, could von Manstein have defeated Montgomery if they'd had equal supplies and troops?
Talented Amateurs? Why do some people think the Wehrmacht were a superior fighting force during WW2? It suffered numerous self-inflicted failures of which Stalingrad is the best-known.
Why were the Jews really targeted. Why were the Jews really targeted by Nazi Germany?
Wannsee Conference. Why did The Nazis decide to terminate the Jewish in the Wannsee Conference, not expel them from the entirety of Europe?
Rationalizations. What was Adolf Hitler's rationale for hating Jews?
QJes as Aryan. What was Hitler's myth about Jesus being Jewish?
How Tall? How tall was Adolf Hitler?
White Supremacist? Was Adolf Hitler white supremacist?
Homo Behavior. Did homosexual behavior happen in WW2 armies?
Eva Braun. Did Hitler have an intimate relationship with Eva Braun?
Convince to Hate. How did the Nazi party convince the German people to hate, and eventually to exterminate, 6 million Jews?
Bombing Auschwitz. As the Allies were able to take aerial photos of Auschwitz, why didn't they intervene to stop the atrocity?
Franco. Is it true that Franco saved more Jews from the Holocaust than any other single person?
Germans Better Soldiers? Is it true that the Germans are considered to have been the best soldiers of World War II?
England Occupied? What would have England have been like under Nazi occupation?
September 1940. In which month of WW2 could one look at the facts about the Reich and derive that Germany was probably going to lose the war?
Hitler and His Bitch, "Blondi." Would Adolf Hitler marry Blondi instead if Eva Braun didn't show interest in him?
Personality of Hilter. What was Adolf Hitler like in person?
What type of man was Adolf Hitler?
Hitler was not Heterosexual! Was Adolf Hitler undoubtedly heterosexual?
Hitler was Right about Evil! Was there anything Hitler was right about?
Why did Hitler terrorize the Jews? Was it religion or politics?
North Africa Objective. What was Hitler's objective for invading North Africa?
North Africa Objective: Germany. What were Germany's objectives in North Africa?
North Africa. Why was WW2 taken into North Africa?
Bulgaria, Denmark, and Germany. Given that German-occupied Bulgaria and Denmark saved their Jews, why didn't the Germans stand up against Hitler?
Children Victimized. How did the Nazi target younger Jews?
Hilter Bad. Were Hitler and the Nazis really that bad?
Jews Targeted. Why were Jews targeted during World War II?
Can Jews belong to Nazis?
Armenian Genocide. German Complicity. Did-Hitler-model-his-Holocaust-on-the-Armenian-Genocide-In-1939-he-said-After-all-who-remembers-the-massacre-of-the-Armenians-20-years-ago/answer/Yair-Davidiy
Forgiving Germany? Is it ok if I can't forgive Germans for what they did during WW2?
Antisemitism in Other Nations. Why did the Allies hate the Nazis so much, when they themselves were very antisemitic at that point in time?
Fairy Warrior. Was Hitler a good fighter?
Identifying Jews? How did Nazis in World War II identify Jews? What did they resort to if they were just suspicious of someone being a Jew?
France Unprepared? Was the French military during WWII truly weak or just unprepared against the Wehrmacht?
Killing Jews. Why didn't Hitler just starve the Jews rather than wasting money in their accommodation, food etc?
Adolph Dead? What would have happened if Hitler was killed in the middle of WW II?
Cruel Nature? How do you feel about/respond to this quote of Adolf Hitler "I do not see why man should not be just as cruel as nature"?
A Bad Man? Was Hitler a bad man, or did he do bad things?
Jewish Victims Only? During World War Two, we all know 6 million Jews were killed. Why is there no mention of the millions of people other than Jews who were killed?
True Jews? Did Hitler believe the European Jewish were false Jews? If so, who did he believe the true Jews were?
German Generals. If Hitler didn't fire his generals, would the war have gone in a different direction?
Ireland versus Israel. Why does Ireland seem anti-Jewish and against the State of Israel?
Rejection of Protestantism. Why did Ireland stay Catholic during the reformation while both England and Scotland converted to Protestantism?
Eire in Codes. Did the Prophet Jeremiah ever visit Ireland?
BDS Movement. Is the BDS movement a reaction to Israel's mere status as a Jewish state or to the conduct of the Israeli government?
Pig Organ. If someone is Jewish or Muslim, could they receive a pig organ if it was their only chance at life?
Britain and Establishing Israel. Why did Britain help Jews establish the Jewish state?
Military Forces Against Israel? Why isn't the world helping Palestine with military force, against Israel?
Why Do People Support Israel? Why do people support Israel in the Israel-Palestine conflict?
Why Do Palestinians Have to Pay? Why did the Palestinians have to pay for the Jewish suffering with their land and not the Europeans?
Will the Mossad Kill Me? Will the Mossad try to kill me if I ask questions about Israel on Quora?
Bible Claims to Israel. Why do some nations deny Israel's right to exist while their scriptures clearly state that the land of Canaan (the Holy Land) belongs to Jews?
Destroying Terrorist Houses. A terrorist should be killed or imprisoned, but why does the Israeli government demolish the home of his family members?
Occupation of Palestine. How can one justify the occupation of Palestine?
Is Zionism Legitimate? Will the world come to see Zionism as just as illegitimate as the 50-year occupation of the West Bank and Gaza?
Support for Jewish Settlements. What can people do to support Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria?
Germany's Mistake and Palestine? Where else could we put Israel so that Palestinians wouldn't have to pay for Germany's mistake?
Whose Right of Return? If Israelis don't accept the Palestinian right of return, then how do they view their own right of return?
Desired Expulsion of Arabs. Why do nearly half of the Israeli population support the complete expulsion of Arabs from Israel?
Best Route to Peace? What do you view as the best route to peace between Israel and Palestine?
Best Scenario For Peace? What's the best case scenario for peace between Israel and Palestine in the next decade?
Is Israel Too Cruel? In what incident (what time and place) did the Israeli state behave most cruelly towards the Palestinians?
Is a Secular Democratic State Needed? What is the problem with having a secular democratic state in the Land of Israel for everyone?
Who Does Israel belong to? Ownership of Palestine. Does Israel belong to the Jews or Not? The Land of Israel and Judah
IDF Service. Do many IDF combat soldiers that saw combat regret their service?
Five Best Friends? What are the top five countries that Israel considers its friends?
Retribution. Should Israel execute the families of convicted terrorists as deterrent?
City of Lod. How does it feel to live in Bab-e-Lud/Lod (approximately 15 km southeast of Tel Aviv)?
Give Bavaria Back. Suppose a Palestinian state was formed with East Jerusalem as its capital, would the Jewish state be finally at peace? Would Iran quit its ranting? Would Hamas retreat, and would Hezbollah dismantle? Would the terror against Israel end?
Occupation? When will Israel withdraw from the occupied territories (West Bank, Gaza, Golan Heights, East Jerusalem)?
Terror Victims. How many degrees of separation are there between the average Israeli and somebody who has been killed by a terrorist?
Jewish Israel. Is it not time for Jewish people everywhere to reject the moral ambiguity and racism in Israel? Is it not time to denounce Jewish supremacists and their call for a Jewish state rather than a state for all its citizens?
Another Place? Shouldn't Israel been somewhere not populated rather than a populated place like Palestine making the Palestinians pay the price for the mistake that Germany, Poland and the USSR did to the Jews?
Arab Jews? Do the Palestinians think they are Jewish descendants?
Is Netanyahu limiting supply of water to Arabs as leverage to increase new Israeli settlements into West Bank?
Exchange of Land? Why does Israel expect Palestinians to accept the exchange of arable land in West Bank for empty Negev desert?
J1 QJewish Life.
What is the naming convention for Hebrew/Biblical names ending in -ah (Sarah, Isaiah, Nehemiah, etc), and what are their meanings?
Jews and Prison Gangs. If a Jewish man goes to prison for a long time, which group would he make an alliance with?
Which Yarmulke? If you could wear any sort of yarmulke, which yarmulke would you consider the most professional (e.g. black velvet, knitted, suede) in your opnion?
Separate Sidewalks. If Israel is supposed to be civilized, how come they have separate sidewalks for men and women?
Tel Aviv Compared to Jerusalem. How does Tel Aviv compare to Jerusalem?
Ashkenazi Jews or the Sephardic and Science. Which group has contributed more to the sciences: the Ashkenazi Jews or the Sephardic Jews?
Is Schmidt a Jewish surname?
What are the Jewish majority countries?
Black Hair and Hasidim. Why do Hasidic Jews all seem to have black hair?
Rabbi Yigal Levenstein. What is the current controversy about Rav Yigal Levenstein and his school?
Looking for a Taxi! Do Jews own and drive BMWs or other vehicles that have a shameful WWII past?
Ultra-Orthodox Seating on Air Flights. What do you think about ultra-orthodox male Jews who refuse to sit next to women on airplanes and refuse to let the plane leave?
Changing Cash. What is the best place to exchange money in Tel Aviv?
Jewish Blonds: Are most of the Scandinavians blonde, blue-eyed, slender and good-looking or is it just a tale?
Pork Consumption. How many Israeli Jews eat swine?
Preferred Profession? Who is better for Israel: the son of a Jewish father and a gentile mother who serves with distinction in the IDF, or a Hasidic Jew drawing welfare to study scriptures?
Intermarriage. Do Israeli Zionists feel disappointed in American Jews who choose to marry Gentiles?
Presley the Jew? Was Elvis Presley Jewish?
Land Names. Do ordinary Israelis actually use the term "Judea and Samaria", or do they call it the West Bank like the rest of the world?
Discrimination. Why do so many ultra-orthodox Jews choose to spit at any immodestly dressed people in Israel?
Anti-Hareidi Prejudice. [Answer Banned by Quora for Transgressing Quora Policy?]
What are the reasons that most Haredi/ultra-Orthodox Jews oppose conscription? And what has been the reaction to this?
Jewish Languages. As Jews almost always end up marrying other Jews, does this mean in any country in the world (eg UK, US etc.) would Jews and their descendants almost always be proficient in Hebrew and their native country's language today (unlike other immigrants)?
Ashkenazi Women. Why are Ashkenazi Jewish women so beautiful?
Discriminating against Jews. Would the world react differently if the Rohingya minority were Jewish?
Jewish Identification. Do Israelis consider themselves Asians?
Israeli Wages. Is it true that the Jews get a higher salary than the Arab Israelis?
Jewish or Not Jewish? According to Jewish law, is it possible that I am not Jewish?
Deuteronomy 4:2 and Oral Law. Does the Oral Torah violate Deuteronomy 4:2?
Jews as Survivors. Why are all living non-Jews Judaism Survivors?
The Only Judaism is Orthodox Judaism! Why do Orthodox Jews think they have a monopoly on Judaism?
Orthodox Judaism versus Homosexuality. Is Orthodox Judaism's view on homosexuality changing?
Judaism Against LGBTQI! What does Judaism say against or for LGBTQI? Have their views changed recently?
Jared and Ivanka. Why is J. Kushner considered an Orthodox Jew (by news outlets), when he does not wear a hat (even a fedora) and travels on the Sabbath?
Judaism and an Explanation of Homo Urges? How does Judaism explain why God put the urge in some people for homosexual behavior which he also forbids?
Torah: Our Secret Weapon? Which is the most secretive weapon the Israelis have?
Jewish Mothers Determine Judaism! When did the rabbis start ruling that your mother has to be Jewish for you to be a Jew?
Zionism versus True Torah Jews. What are some differences between Zionism and the 'True Torah Jews' group?
A Young Orthodox Jewish Woman? How does it feel to be a young Orthodox Jewish woman?
Why do some Jews support homosexuality?
Why is the Western Wall Important? What is the Western Wall (or 'Wailing Wall') in Jerusalem, and why is it important?
Significance of the Temple. What is the historical significance of Jerusalem's temple?
Jews are a People! Are Jewish people part of an ethnicity, a race, a religion or all of the above?
Covenant Acceptance. When did all the non-Jewish nations reject God's covenant?
Islam in Jewish Eyes. What do orthodox Jews think about Muslims?
Conversion. What can I do to impress the rabbi that he is going to accept me as a candidate for conversion? Should I learn Yiddish and Hebrew?
Religious Soldiers. Do you think Orthodox Jews should be drafted into the Israeli Army?
Hareidim and Soldiering. Should the Haredi be drafted to serve in the IDF?
Torah Intellect. How are Jews so smart, and how did they make Israel so developed and powerful?
Conversion Rejection. How do I ask a rabbi to convert to Judaism three times and how do I respond to the first two refusals?
Romans in Judea. What is the history of the Roman occupation of Judea/Palestine?
Intermarriage. Can a Bangladeshi boy marry an Israeli Jewish girl?
Transgression Rated. What are the worst sins a Jew can commit according to Judaism?
Exile of Judah. How did so many Jewish people end up in Europe?
Jewish Diaspora. How did the Romans disperse the Jews after the Titus victory and the destruction of Jerusalem in 70 AD?
Direction of Praying. When Jews pray, they face east, towards Jerusalem, regardless of where they happen to be. Jews living in Manchester facing east will not be facing Jerusalem but Kaliningrad. Why this blanket facing east when praying, regardless of where you live?
Historical Development. What was the historical significance of the development of Judaism?
Rock in Air? How is science able explain the floating rock miracle found in Jerusalem?
Becoming Jewish. How common is it for converts to Judaism to regret their conversion?
Converting Non-Jews. How come Judaism doesn't proselytise?
Religious Authority. Is there a similar position in Judaism like the Pope of Rome?
Jewish Defense Against Accusations. How did the Jews defend themselves against the many false accusations leveled against them throughout history?
Nazi and Christian Identity. What is the difference between Nazi and Christian identity?
Expulsions of Jews and Consequences. How did countries fare after expelling their Jewish inhabitants over history?
Why Were Jews Expelled? Why were the Jews expelled from so many countries throughout history?
Armenian Guilt. Is it true that Talaat Pasha was Jewish?
Exiles. Historically, why have Jews been chased out of many countries in which they lived in?
L1 QLost Ten Tribes
Roma TTs? Could it be true that the Roma people are part of the lost tribes of Israel?
Your Opinion on TTs? What is your opinion on the lost ten tribes of Israel?
Where did TTs go? Where did the lost ten tribes go?
Where are the TTs Today? Where is the house of Israel today, including the lost ten tribes?
Best Theories re the TTs? What are the best theories for what happened to the ten lost tribes?
Sambation. Did anyone recently attempt to locate the river Sambatyon & the lost ten Jewish tribes?
Where are the TTs? Where-are-the-other-10-tribes-of-Israel-besides-those-of-Judah-and-Benjamin
Kiev and Khazaria. Was Kiev founded by a Jewish tribe, Russian or Viking army?
Table of Peoples. Was the table of nations found in the Bible meant to be an exhaustive list or not?
Arousal of Evangelicals. Why do Protestants tend to be more pro-zionist than other Christian sects?
Ten Tribes Summarized. What are the ten lost tribes of Israel?
Potential Alliances: Who would win between Israel and Germany in a full scale war?
Bible Choice. As a Jewish person, do you consider modern, English, non-Catholic Bibles to have a reliable translation of the Tanakh?
Ugarit. Is there proof that Judaism evolved from Canaanite paganism?
Goi, Goyim. What are the meanings and origins of the words goy, goyim, and Gentile?
Swedish Women in Danger! Is Sweden really that dangerous for women?
Sweden Bans Jewish Practices! Why did Sweden ban Jewish practices?
Sweden Jews Endangered! Is it true that Sweden is dangerous for Jewish people nowadays?