Posted on: November 9, 2023 Posted by: Mitchell Plitnick Comments: 0

The Biden Administration marching full lockstep with Israel as it commits massive war crimes including collective punishment, ethnic cleansing, and genocide. Congress censuring the sole Palestinian-American in either chamber for defending her own people.

A passionate attachment to Israel alone doesn’t explain this. There is a flip side to that coin. A new report that I authored with Prof. Sahar Aziz and released through the Rutgers University Center for Security and Rights looks at that flip side.

Presumptively Antisemitic: Islamophobic Tropes in the Palestine-Israel Discourse examines an understudied and little-understood aspect of Palestine-Israel discourse: how Islamophobia works to fuel and sustain spurious allegations of antisemitism used by the Israel Lobby and its Zionist supporters to shame and silence critics of Israeli ethnic cleansing and apartheid. Download and read the report here.