Posts Tagged ‘Zionism’

Cross-posted from Bob From Brockley with added material at the bottom Jessica Goldfinch writes at Greens Engage on what Greens might or might not want to affiliate to. This is interesting on the echoes of the anti-apartheid movement in the “Palestinian solidarity” movement. For the record, I can’t remember any anti-white racism in my Anti-Apartheid branch, but […]

By Olaf Kistenmacher  in Jungle World. In German (extract below the fold), but the conclusion in English is this: The view that an anti-Zionist antisemitism first emerged after the Six Day War is a common belief in contemporary discussions on the Left, as the recent debate on antisemitism in the German Left party shows. According to this view […]

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First, for my one regular reader, Who Cares?, some coverage of the revolution in Egypt, extracted from BobFromBrockley: Islamism: Alan A reports on the secular, liberal nature of the movement for freedom in Egypt so far, with a cautiously optimistic assessment of the chances of the Muslim Brotherhood gaining the upper hand from the chaos. He […]

On anti-Zionists who flirt with Nazis: Viva Palestina stands with fascist killers of Palestinians Sir Gerald Kaufman and Hamas Chic On the anti-Zionism of the 1970s: Via It’s Complicated: How Nasser pushed anti-Zionism in Africa by Michelle Seiff in Z-Word On weird anti-Zionism: Edith Lutz, representative of German Jews on “the Jewish boat” for Palestine, is […]

Is there such a thing as anarcho-Zionism? I’m skeptical, but see here: At the back of the hill: Anarcho-Zionism defined (also at AZ Indymedia) IN THE GLOAMING: Musings of an Anarcho Zionist B’Zayon! Bostonian Zionist Anarchist Youth Organization Naw! Zionist Freedom Alliance These guys, to be honest, seem as much anarchists as the “autonomous nationalists” […]

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Israel/Palestine Joint Struggle Focuses on Gaza. Migrant workers join Histradrut. Critique and theory Crash Course: new text by Krisis, on the financial crisis. I’ve been going through Letters Journal lately (see also blog). Some text well worth reading, including: Manifesto Against Labour by Gruppe Krisis, Invaders From Marx by Michael Heinrich. More texts from Ifinsiturcon: […]

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Loren Goldner: Turkey and on anti-imperialism. Snip: The “anti-imperialist” ideology of the 1960’s and early 1970’s died a hard death by the late 1970’s. Western leftist cheerleaders for “Ho- Ho- Ho Chi Minh” in London, Paris, Berlin and New York fell silent as Vietnam invaded Cambodia, and China invaded Vietnam, and the Soviet Union threatened […]

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// Israel/Palestine: Oktoberfest in Palestine. // Germany: Antisemitism on stage: Fassbinder’s late appearance. Politics or Pathology? Review of The Baader-Meinhof Complex. To Whom Honor is Due: A disgraceful capitulation. // UK: Nick Griffin denies Iranian nukes. // US: Crummy student occupations. // From the archive: 1. Unweaving The Tangle: Zionism, Anti-Zionism, Antisemitism. 2. On antisemitism […]

Essential reading from Principia Dialectica: Leninist Goebbel-de-gook on Iran and Israel More on Left-wing antisemitism Also: Moishe Postone at SOAS.

STOP PRESS: ANDY NEWMAN SAYS SORRY. The title of this post echoes that of a post on the widely-read British left blog, Socialist Unity, by its main blogger Andy Newman: SRI LANKAN SUFFERING CYNICALLY USED FOR PROPAGANDA BY ZIONISTS Who are these “Zionists”? And how are they cynically exploiting the Sri Lankans? Well, it turns […]