BDS Is Antisemitic

Analysis

BDS Is Antisemitic

By Daniel Schwammenthal

Is the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel antisemitic?  The rhetorical question about the Pope and his faith comes to mind. The German Bundestag, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, and former British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt are among a growing number of political players to recognize the BDS movement’s bigoted nature.

And yet, not everybody seems to understand that when the world’s only Jewish state is singled out for de-legitimisation and worse, we are dealing with the latest mutation of the world’s perhaps oldest hatred.