Why “Anti-Semitism” Didn’t Make It into the Original “Oxford English Dictionary”

In a recently discovered letter, James Murray, the founding editor of the Oxford English Dictionary, responds to a query about why he did not include an entry for anti-Semitism. Zack Rothbart writes:

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More about: Anti-Semitism, Language, Moses Montefiore

BDS, Unable to Harm Israel, Has Turned Its Sights on Jews in the Diaspora

Feb. 26 2021

March 15 marks the beginning of this year’s Israel Apartheid Week, during which campus groups around the world hold rallies and events for the purpose of defaming the Jewish state and mustering support for the movement to boycott, divest from, and sanction it (BDS). Richard Kemp comments:

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