INSTITUTIONALIZING ANTI-SEMITISM IN THE HALLS OF CONGRESS

INSTITUTIONALIZING ANTI-SEMITISM IN THE HALLS OF CONGRESS


Where does this leave Democratic Jews?

By Abraham H. Miller

Hitler did not wake up one morning and decide to issue an order to murder the Jews of Germany. German Jews were well integrated and assimilated in Germany despite anti-Semitism. Neither the Nazis nor their ideology gained a majority among the German electorate prior to the Nazis seizure of power. In the last free German election, prior to the burning of the Reichstag, the Nazis lost votes.

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THE MANY FACES OF JEW-HATRED

THE MANY FACES OF JEW-HATRED

Anti-Semitism is a politics of misdirected blame. Today its most frequent target is the state of Israel.

By Ruth Wisse

In the wake of the shooting in Pittsburgh, a volley of voices called for more of this or that—armed guards or gun control, barring the doors of synagogues, policing of fringe web platforms or resources for mental health. While President Trump denounced the shooting as “an evil anti-Semitic attack” and visited the grieving community, a sector of the media blamed the president for the incident, as it does for everything else. It was politics as usual.

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JEWS IN EUROPE FIND IT DIFFICULT TO BE JEWS – DO WE NEED ANOTHER CONFERENCE?

JEWS IN EUROPE FIND IT DIFFICULT TO BE JEWS – DO WE NEED ANOTHER CONFERENCE?

A BALLROOM FOR THE DOOMED
By Annika Hernroth-Rothstein
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My friend places a small piece of chocolate in front of me, wrapped in silver paper ‎carrying a meticulously designed logo that reads “Annual conference against anti-‎Semitism.” ‎This piece of chocolate is a perfect symbol of everything that has been driving me crazy for the last few years, ‎and despite its nifty design, it makes me feel both angry and disheartened. ‎
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UCLA STUDENTS WHO SUPPORT ISRAEL LABELED “ISLAMOPHOBES”

UCLA STUDENTS WHO SUPPORT ISRAEL LABELED “ISLAMOPHOBES”

The University of California, Los Angeles Graduate Student Association approved a resolution Wednesday calling those who do not support a pro-Palestine agenda “Islamophobic.”
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ANTI-ZIONISM IS THE NEW ANTI-SEMITISM, SAYS BRITAIN’S EX-CHIEF RABBI

ANTI-ZIONISM IS THE NEW ANTI-SEMITISM, SAYS BRITAIN’S EX-CHIEF RABBI

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On March 27, speaking to the Sunday Times, former Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams expressed his concern at rising levels of anti-Semitism on British university campuses. There are, he said, “worrying echoes” of Germany in the 1930s. Two days later, in The Times, Chris Bryant, the Shadow Leader of the House of Commons and a senior member of the British Labour party, warned that the political left was increasingly questioning the right of the state of Israel to exist, a view he called a “not too subtle form of anti-Semitism.”
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UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA CONDEMNS AND PROHIBITS ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA CONDEMNS AND PROHIBITS ANTI-SEMITISM ON CAMPUS

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Contact: Nicole Rosen
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 LARGEST U.S. PUBLIC UNIV. UNANIMOUSLY PASSES LANDMARK POLICY TO PROTECT JEWISH STUDENTS FROM RISING ANTI-SEMITISM

UC condemns anti-Semitism & anti-Semitic forms of anti-Zionism; 1st university to take this critical step

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ATTACKS ON JEWS GO UNREPORTED BY THE MEDIA

ATTACKS ON JEWS GO UNREPORTED BY THE MEDIA

From my friend, David P. Steinmann:

99% of American Jews have no idea this kind of thing is happening pretty much all the time. On the streets, and on college and university campuses.

 

Why don’t they know? Because, with a very few exceptions, the media doesn’t think it fits their news narrative so it isn’t reported. But if someone is overheard saying something negative about, say, a Muslim person, the District Attorney launches a full-scale investigation. That does fit the media’s definition of news.

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