One of the reoccurring themes in anti-Semitic rhetoric is the idea that the Jews behave as a monolithic body to reach their alleged perverted ends. By treating the Jews as a united organization, one is then able to justify any injustice against individual Jews. This is because, according to this mindset, there are no individual [...]
The lies have got to stop. They will not stop–but they are far too dangerous to go unchallenged.
Yes, I am talking about how our world well has been poisoned by brazen, crazy lies about Israel and about the Israeli Defense Forces. These lies come at us day after day, week after week, year after year, [...]
After Israelis rightfully fought back when they were attacked by so-called “peaceful protesters” on board of the now infamous Freedom Flotilla, Western progressives inside and outside the mainstream media cried foul. How could these aggressive and overbearing Israelis attack well-intentioned peace activists who only wanted to provide aid and comfort to “suffering” Palestinians in Gaza? [...]
Remember back in January, when the Anti-Defamation League accused Rush Limbaugh of anti-Semitism?
Reading the new book Rush Limbaugh: An Army of One, I learned that this isn’t the first time such a stupid charge has been made against the pro-Israel host, and based on even flimsier “evidence.” Let’s travel back in time to 1988:
The following [...]
ZIONISM is a national liberation movement, identical in most ways to other liberation movements that leftists and progressives the world over — and in virtually every case but this one — fervently support. This exceptionalism is also visible at the reverse end of the political spectrum: In every other instance, [...]
Ghandi famously charted the trajectory of his protest movement thus: “First they ignore us, then they ridicule us, then they fight us, then we win.”
In the aftermath of the hand-to-hand combat that was the Health Care Reform bill I think it is safe to say we are well into step three. (For the guardians of [...]