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