Six months ago, I wrote about seeing a resurgence of anti-Semitism in the world, and in the last half year it has gotten worse.
Last month, scholar David Horowitz spoke at UCSD and, during a question and answer session, confronted a young woman who asked him why he identified her student association with terrorists. Horowitz turned the question on her and asked her to denounce Hamas, the internationally labelled terrorist organization in charge of Gaza which calls for the destruction of Israel in its charter. When the woman demurred, Horowitz directed another question at her: are you for or against the destruction of Israel? She said she was for it.
Watch the video:
(Incidentally, the answer to the student’s question about ties between her student association and terrorist networks is well documented, such as here.)
Of course, since then we’ve seen the international controversy over Israel’s raid of a Gaza-bound flotilla, Continue reading