Ignoring Anti-Semitism in the BDS Movement Is Intellectually Dishonest

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Within the Jewish community, there are people (albeit a minority) who genuinely believe that all criticism of Israel is rooted in anti-Semitism. They are wrong. But so too is the inversion of their position, as exemplified in a recent Forward column by Mira Sucharov, which shows the author’s apparent unwillingness to recognize any anti-Semitism within the ranks of the BDS movement. Her column reminded me that, when we rightly oppose something, it is all too easy to become a mirror image of the very thing we oppose.

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