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Bubis

 

(also, Ediye), a people living on the island of Fernando Póo, in the Gulf of Guinea. Population, more than 30,000 (1967 estimate). The Bubi language belongs to the northwestern group of the Bantu language family and is very similar to the language of the Duala people, who are related to the Bubis. The religion is Christianity (Catholicism). The chief occupations are farming and gathering the fruit of the African oil palm; some of the Bubis work on plantations owned by Europeans (cacao, coffee, peanut, and so forth).

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This is so even though a number of Jewish leaders--such as Ignatz Bubis, Gunther Bernd Ginzel, and N.
24] Ignatz Bubis, chairman of Germany's Central Council of Jews, likewise condemned the document as "completely unsatisfactory.
The recent death of Ignatz Bubis has left another noticeable silence in the discourse between Germans and the approximately 100,000 Jews living in Germany.
Council president Ignatz Bubis said he did not see the move to Berlin, former seat of the Nazis, as a ''new epoch'' in German-Jewish relations.
Rabbi Ignatz Bubis, president of the Central committee of Jews in Germany, said the statement "showed progress" but was overall "a disappointment.
Ignatz Bubis, the leader of Germany's Jewish community, accused the Scientologists of falsifying history.
Such as it was, common ground appeared briefly on Sunday, May 7, when Bild am Sonntag, Germany's high-circulation, low-brow, weekend tabloid, ran a conversation between Ignatz Bubis, Chairman of the Central Council of Jews in Germany, and the by now unhappily notorious Alfred Dregger.
It was in this mood that Austrian politician Jorg Haider recently praised the work programs of the Third Reich; that an East German Christian Democrat told Ignatz Bubis, the chairman of Germany's Zentralratsvorsitzende der Juden in Deutschland, the central council of German Jews, that his country was Israel, not Germany; that a writer recently spoke on a talk show about a succession of German social politicians--Bismarck, Hitler, Adenauer.