[Marxism] Anti-Zionism Isn’t the Same as Anti-Semitism

A.R. G amithrgupta at gmail.com
Mon Dec 10 12:26:22 MST 2018

I note how Palestinians don't play much of a role in her piece. The entire
thing is about the relationship (or lack of one) between Jews and Israel.
The real question isn't whether anti-Zionism is anti-Semitism, the issue is
why such obvious chauvinism has been adopted by Western governments. That
aspect is lacking. Still, given the low bar at the NYT, it's better than

On Dec 9, 2018 9:59 PM, "Michael Meeropol via Marxism" <
marxism at lists.csbs.utah.edu> wrote:

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what a courageous piece of writing by Michelle Goldberg --- it is easier to
oppose Israeli government policy in Israel than in the US!

NY Times Op-Ed, Dec. 8, 2018
> Anti-Zionism Isn’t the Same as Anti-Semitism
> By Michelle Goldberg
> l
> In today's NYTimes Week in Review, there is an ad by FLAME asserting that
> anti-Zionism IS racism.   The reason -- by denying Zionism one denies the
> right of the Jewish people to exist!   (again -- Israel = ALL Jews  ---
> really lousy logic but it works for too many!!)    In the same section
> there is an very interesting article about the Holocaust Memorial in
> having to kowtow to right wing dignitaries who practice anti-semitism at
> home and make a grand gesture of respecting Israel and the memory of the
> holocaust -- truly disgusting!

Think Goldberg has the much better argument!!!

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