Skip to comments.Occupy Wall Street's Anti-Semitic Origins
Posted on 10/18/2011 3:24:03 PM PDT by Nachum
When it comes time to discuss Israel, Adbusters finds a way to describe the Jewish State in the most offensive of terms. While not specifically mentioning Jews, Adbusters substitutes other terms to make false and border-line anti-Semitic comments, or trying to set up the Jews/Israel as the scapegoat for America's problems.
From an article called Revolution in America: Not content with stripping us as citizens of our sovereignty, our corporate-backed rulers have instituted a foreign policy that delights in permanent war and international instability. From cynically squandering billions of dollars of taxpayer money each year in gifts to the apartheid state of Israel
In an article called Enough Boycott Israel, Adbusters re-engineers the old "Blood Libel" by talking about a "bloody occupation" and aparthied with no mention of the terrorism coming out of Gaza which Israel withdrew from in 2005: "It's time. Long past time. The best strategy to end the increasingly bloody occupation is for Israel to become the target of the kind of global movement that put an end to apartheid in South Africa... Every day that Israel pounds Gaza brings more converts to the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions cause - even among Israeli Jews.
More blood libel-In Jazz and the Jihad we lean that the Jews forced the US into Iraq and Afghanistan, are trying to force America into Iran and commit war crimes daily. The Ziocons have some big appetite to satisfy. The same lo
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Why be nice about it. They’re Nazi Socialists and what they are spewing is no different than what Hitler and his party was saying in the 20th century.
Adbusters may have some anti-semitic members, or just members that are opposed to Israeli policy, or just naive about the way the world works.
But even if adbusters was 100% anti-semitic, they are only one of the groups using OWS to make a case for their causes.
There are a bunch of liberal Jews, and probably a few libertarian Jews, attending these OWS meetings. And none of the ones I know are self-hating Jews or anti-semitic.
Do we have to sink to the same low tactics that the MSM and the Democrats use to defame the Tea Partiers?
Unfortunately the answer on FR seems to be a most emphatic "Yes we must!"