Communism, anti-German criticism and Israel
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Communism, anti-German criticism and Israel

Greek translation here Jens Misera: You are a member of the Viennese group “Café Critique”, a pool of anti-German communists. What is your definition of communism? Stephan Grigat: Communism is a concept which cannot be defined in terms of the established social sciences. Strictly speaking, communism is nothing more than the movement of materialistic criticism. … Continue reading

Far-right Golden Dawn MP calls Israel ‘eternal enemy’ of Greeks
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Far-right Golden Dawn MP calls Israel ‘eternal enemy’ of Greeks

source against antisemitism blog Via The Times of Israel Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos called on the Justice Ministry to take action against a neo-Nazi lawmaker after he made anti-Israel comments in parliament. Speaking during a debate in parliament on Monday, Christos Pappas, from the Golden Dawn party, called Israel an “eternal enemy of Greece … Continue reading

Discussion in London “The left and anti-semitism”
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Discussion in London “The left and anti-semitism”

source: workers liberty Recent controversies in the Labour Party have brought the issue of antisemitism on the left to wider attention. “Left-wing” antisemitism is not a new phenomenon: from pre-First World War conspiracy theories about Jewish financiers (a critique which German revolutionary August Bebel labelled “the socialism of fools”) to anti-Jewish campaigns in Stalin’s USSR, … Continue reading

Interview with Moishe Postone “Zionism, anti-semitism and the left”
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Interview with Moishe Postone “Zionism, anti-semitism and the left”

by Martin Thomas posted at workers liberty UK website Moishe Postone is a Marxist academic based at the University of Chicago. As well as writing extensively on Marx’s political economy, he has also been central to the development of theories of “left anti-semitism”, which look at ways in which positions taken by left groups, particularly … Continue reading

Chip Berlet interviews David Hirsh on Contemporary Antisemitism and Conspiracy Theory
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Chip Berlet interviews David Hirsh on Contemporary Antisemitism and Conspiracy Theory

source: engage antisemitism Chip Berlet’s interview with David Hirsh is on PublicEye.org. This conversation happened on Monday, June 29th, 2009 but was not published until September 2012. The Public Eye: Interview with David Hirsh Chip Berlet is a US-based investigative journalist and expert on the far right and conspiracy theories. David Hirsh is a Lecturer … Continue reading