Denouncing white supremacy, shrugging at anti-Semites

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
 | 
Bob Kellogg (OneNewsNow.com)

I Stand With IsraelAlt-right propagandists recently plastered a community college campus in Oregon with anti-Semitic, pro-Nazi literature but an organization that tracks such incidents is more concerned about those on the radical Left.

The posters, distributed by white supremacists on the Portland Community College Cascade campus, appear to attempt to recruit new members.

The posters directed people to a website for a Texas-based white supremacist group that took part in the violent Charlottesville, Virginia rally last August.

However, Tammi Rossman Benajmin of AMCHA says this kind of anti-Semitism seems to draw opponents of such hatred together to resist it.

"It's met with such resistance on campus on all fronts by everyone," she says. "And everybody can come together as a community to oppose that kind of bigotry."

A bigger problem, she says, is the kind of hatred and bigotry that comes from anti-Zionists and anti-Semitics on the far Left, which she believes bring substantive harm to Jewish students.

"We don't find the campus community rallying against that," she complains. "In fact, we see parts of the campus actually exacerbating that and making it even more difficult for Jewish students."

Consider Supporting Us?

The staff at Onenewsnow.com strives daily to bring you news from a biblical perspective. If you benefit from this platform and want others to know about it please consider a generous gift today.

MAKE A DONATION

Comments

We moderate all reader comments, usually within 24 hours of posting (longer on weekends). Please limit your comment to 300 words or less and ensure it addresses the article - NOT another reader's comments. Comments that contain a link (URL), an inordinate number of words in ALL CAPS, rude remarks directed at other readers, or profanity/vulgarity will not be approved. More details

SIGN UP FOR OUR DAILY NEWSBRIEF

SUBSCRIBE

VOTE IN OUR POLL

Do you predict the Mueller report will help President Trump in 2020?

CAST YOUR VOTE

GET PUSH NOTIFICATIONS

SUBSCRIBE

LATEST AP HEADLINES

Report: Sri Lanka failed to heed warnings of Islamic terrorist attacks
Nothing wrong with help from Russians, Trump lawyer says
US increasing pressure on use of Iranian oil
Quest for food stamp data lands newspaper at Supreme Court
Accuracy at core of Supreme Court case over census question

LATEST FROM THE WEB

No, God is not your personal Santa Claus waiting around to pay off your student loans
Pastors face orders to watch if parents deprive kids of 'warmth'
Citi's gun crackdown gives ammo to 2nd Amendment foes, advocate says
Transgender privilege: Why must we all be forced to bow to it?
Student newspaper editorial board endorses nonwhite segregated housing

CARTOON OF THE DAY

Cartoon of the Day
NEXT STORY
Push at state level for Bible elective in schools

Student Bible on deskMany public school students in Iowa will have the opportunity of studying the Bible in class if a bill introduced in this legislative session passes.