With anti-Semitic rhetoric and hostility against Jewish people on the rise in Europe and abroad since the offensive in Gaza began, I was surprised to find that there is apparently no shortage of anti-semitism in my own backyard.
And, just in case the tweet is deleted – a screenshot for posterity..
Exactly?! Yes, I remember Hitler and Goebbels warning the Jews of an imminent attack, and that they should evacuate their neighborhoods. Apparently someone has been reading Vox, or inhaling exhaust fumes – either, or.
The blame for what is happening in Gaza right now belongs to Hamas. Breaking a brokered cease-fire. Using innocent civilians as human shields. Hiding rockets and weapons in schools. Digging tunnels into Israel from heavily populated areas. Relentlessly firing rockets into Israel until Israel finally defends itself. Ask yourself a question, if someone repeatedly punched you in the face, wouldn’t you defend yourself with any means necessary – even if those means happen to be a blunt instrument?
Being curious, I let my fingers do the typing over to CupCakeCrew’s Facebook page. Considering the fact that New York’s Jewish population steadily growing...