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 Racist sign at Swiss hotel’s swimming pool sparks outrage(

Posted by | August 17, 2017 | Swimming Pool

Staff writers with AP

A SWISS hotel has come under fire for posting an antisemitic sign telling its Jewish guests to shower before swimming in the hotel pool.Under the headline “To our Jewish Guests,” the sign at the Paradies Arosa hotel read: “Please take a shower before you go swimming. If you break the rules, I am forced to close (sic) the swimming pool for you. Thank you for your understanding.”Swiss tourism officials have said the hotel in the eastern town of Arosa had apologised for the incident and taken the sign down. But anger in the Jewish community still remains.The Simon Wiesenthal Center demanded the closure of the Paradies Arosa hotel, and issued a statement calling on “the broader Jewish community and their Gentile friends to blacklist this horrific hotel.”  Read More