So long as Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib are hailed as the future of the Democratic party, hatred for Israel won’t be confined to the political margins.
The idea that Jews are a rich, powerful, turbo-white elite has plenty of purchase.
Don’t let BDS wrap itself in the American flag.
A former anti-Semite has some advice for her fellow Somali-American.
Compassion out of one side of her mouth, contempt out of the other.
Couching its rhetoric in slogans like “social justice,” “due process,” and “resistance.”
The logic behind attacks on Chelsea Clinton, and on “white Jews.”
Some embrace it sincerely, others with duplicity.
If Jewish Democrats don’t get tough, they will soon find themselves unable to be tough about anything.
An end to philo-Semitism?
What does the Ilhan Omar fracas portend for the party’s future?
Is Corbynization on the horizon?
Her nativist and anti-Semitic rhetoric deserves sharper condemnation.
The enemies of the Jewish people ultimately wind up being enemies of freedom.