Questioning the Jewish state’s legitimacy is not anti-Semitic

Ireland“UCC academic conference on Israel is about decolonisation, not demonisation. To criticise the state of Israel is to demonise Jewish people. This has been the default charge levelled by an Israeli government seeking to undermine dissenting voices – from international diplomats who oppose settlement expansion to its own soldiers who speak in Israeli schools about the army’s treatment of Palestinians …” (more)

[John Reynolds, Irish Times, 18 January]

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