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Predator and Prey

Continuing from last time, why is it that the twentieth state government officially denouncing the BDS movement last week created so little stir among BDS opponents and proponents, even as stories about the occasional student government passing a meaningless divestment resolution continues to cause loud public cheers from the Israel haters, and equally loud teeth-gnashing from our side? […]

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Anyone know who BDS Clip-Art Guys Is?

You’ve all seen him: on Wikipedia, on blogs, and at the top of almost every mainstream news story that needs an image about the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions “movement” (i.e., BDS). In our lazy journalistic age when an illustration to your story is just a right click away, I’ve always wondered why this guy seems […]

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Inauthentic Israel Hatred?

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Existentialism

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series ExistentialismUsing the language of existential self-creation, the BDSers are involved with the project of filling their own nothingness with a witch’s brew of manufactured lies , destructive beliefs and behaviors, and self-righteous fury.

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