Jewish Museum Berlin exhibit stirs controversy

A new exhibition at the museum entitled 'The Whole Truth...everything you always wanted to know about Jews' has a Jewish person sitting in a three-sided glass showcase and answering people's questions for two hours a day. People are debating whether it is educational or offensive.

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors look at comments left by visitors at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats with a journalist from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors walk through an exhibit that features yarmulkas, hats and other headwear at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors look at an exhibit showing Jews at the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: A visitor looks at a photograph of Jews Herbert and Rina Nussan sitting at their kitchen table at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, relaxes in between chats with visitors while sitting in his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors look at an exhibit of kosher food at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Bill Glucroft, an American Jew living in Berlin, chats to a journalist and visitors from his box in the "live exhibit" portion of the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors walk through an exhibit that features yarmulkas, hats and other headwear at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Visitors look at a Torah scroll at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

Jewish Museum Exhibition Sparks Controversy

BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 04: Two visitors look at an exhibit that invites visitors to deposit plastic tokens into stellae to gauge preconceptions about Jews at the exhibition "The Whole Truth - Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Jews . . . " at the Juedisches Museum (Jewish Museum) on April 4, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. The exhibition presents every-day aspects of Jewish life, poses simple questions answered with exhibits and challenges certain stereotypes. However its live exhibit, which features a Jewish person who sits in a plastic enclosure open on one side for several hours a day to answer visitors' questions, has sparked criticism from some Jewish groups. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)