‘Jewish Privilege’ Is Newest Display of Unchecked Anti-Semitism from the American Left

Article Link: https://www.westernjournal.com/jewish-privilege-newest-display-unchecked-anti-semitism-american-left/

Discussion posted by: David McNamara

The recent surge of anti-Semitic rhetoric coming from left-wing voices is highlighting a startling reality of the American left — a strain of anti-Semitism has been growing within the progressive left for quite some time. Various left-wing celebrities, politicians and activists have all voiced bigoted rhetoric against Jewish people, often without the appropriate backlash from other left-wing voices. The most recent example of anti-Semitic rhetoric coming from the left has been shown in the idea of “Jewish privilege” and is quickly gaining momentum.