In the administration’s rage against the Jewish state, an anti-Semitic trope emerges.
Edward Alexander is the author of Irving Howe: Socialist, Critic, Jew (Indiana University Press, 1998), and The State of the Jews: A Critical Appraisal (Transaction Publishers, 2012).
Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at email@example.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.
Every political community includes some members who insist that their side has all the answers and that their adversaries are idiots. But American liberals, to a degree far surpassing conservatives, appear committed to the proposition that their views are correct, self-evident, and based on fact and reason, while conservative positions are not just wrong but […]