The media is not being honest about the story of Rep. Omar’s Antisemitism, and downplaying the Democratic Party’s Jew-hatred. Some are claiming that she is being ostracized because all she is doing is presenting a pro-Palestinian view, or the Democratic Party’s Jew-hatred is a relatively new thing or even that it is limited to a few freshmen Democrats in Congress. Some are saying she shouldn’t be criticized because President Trump is worse.
Here’s the truth the media isn’t telling you about. Rep Ilhan Omar is only a symptom of the Democratic Party’s move toward Antisemitism. The move has been happening for almost two decades, first appearing on Democratic/Liberal websites, The Huffington Post and The Daily Kos.
Before I continue, allow me to explain that much of the Democratic party Antisemitism in recent years(such as that of Rep Omar’s) comes out of their support of the Boycott, Divest and Sanctions (BDS) movement. The BDS movement grew out of the 2001 UN World Conference Against Racism, held in Durban, South Africa. It was an anti-Jewish hate fest. Copies of the anti-Semitic work, The Protocols of the Elders of Zion, were sold on conference grounds; anti-Israel protesters jeered participants chanting “Zionism is racism, Israel is apartheid,” and “You have Palestinian blood on your hands”; fliers depicting Hitler with the question, “What if I had won?” circulated among conference attendees. The answer: “There would be NO Israel and NO Palestinian bloodshed.” The leader of that conference, Mary Robinson was awarded a presidential medal of freedom from former president Barack Obama
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