A Racism Hardly Mentioned

Why is anti-Semitism, the racism leveled at Jews, hardly mentioned?  We hear and read all the time about racism against African-Americans or Latinos, but racism against Jews is hardly ever exposed by the media or castigated as it should be. It was hardly mentioned -- only once in my experience at a breakout session -- at the AIPAC (American Israel Public Affairs Committee) Conference convened in early March in Washington, D.C.  There were many politically powerful and noteworthy speakers at the conference: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President Barack Obama, Israeli President Shimon Peres, Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, former Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, and all of the executives of AIPAC.  And in their speeches to all conference attendees, not once did they talk extensively about anti-Semitism in the world being an insidious plague that must be eradicated.  It's a pity it wasn't unanimously and vociferously condemned at the plenary...(Read Full Article)