Friday, November 30, 2012

Palestinian State? Anti-Semitic Tropes

Some people wonder: Are people who support the Palestinians really motivated because they are pro-Palestinian, or because they are anti-Israel? These people have never read the Huffington Post, because it is immediately obvious on every thread just want the motives of the people who spew hatred against Israel really are. We saw a great example of this yesterday when the Huffington Post had its intro the Palestinian statehood stunt (the latest, that is) and most of the top favorited comments were not about how this is a good thing for the Palestinians but about how much they hate Israel and Jewish people. The classic anti-Semitic tropes of ZOG and dual loyalty were also given prominence:

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