Tag Archives: anti-Semitism

Trump Cemetery Desecration (Toppled)

Trump turns America over.

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(Trump) Cemetery Desecration (Missouri 2017)

Across the country and up into the White House, what’s new is the scale of the new anti-Semitism. Trump America looks like anti-Semites vandalizing 170 to 200 gravestones at Chesed Shel Emeth Cemetery in University City, Missouri near St. Louis. … Continue reading

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New Antisemitism in American Politics (Trump and Turx)

This is a sea change in the public sphere of American and American-Jewish political life. Watch the exchange posted below between Trump and journalist Jake Turx. The President expects a “friendly” question from Turx, obviously, because Turx is an orthodox … Continue reading

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Anti-American & Un-Jewish (Jared Kushner)

Given the force with which Jewish neo-conservatives have taken a stand against ┬áTrump and Trumpism, I want to parse this statement with some precision. Jared Kushner is the great hope of the Netanyahu wing of the Jewish right, especially on … Continue reading

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America First (American Jews & American Nazism)

Preparing for a faculty workshop, I was asked to comment among a collection of texts on the idea of Jewish peoplehood. One set of readings were taken from C.B. Sherman’s The Jew Within American Society, a text from 1965, with … Continue reading

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Nazi Detector App (Daniel Sieradski)

Love him or hate, from the twisted and fearless mind of Daniel Sieradski, it’s the Nazi Detector App. Right off his op-ed against anti-BDS legislation, you can read the latest here at the Forward. A technological tool for gutter politics, … Continue reading

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Jews and the Left in the UK (Keith Kahn-Harris)

For those following the story about Jews and the left, anti-Semitim and anti-Zionism in the United Kingdom, you can find here the wise words of Keith Kahn-Harris, whose problem is this. On the one hand, he’s resisting the hype. No, … Continue reading

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