antisemitism

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an·ti-Sem·i·tism

or an·ti·sem·i·tism (ăn′tē-sĕm′ĭ-tĭz′əm, ăn′tī-)
n.
1. Hostility toward or prejudice against Jews or Judaism.
2. Discrimination against Jews.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.antisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish peopleantisemitism - the intense dislike for and prejudice against Jewish people
racism - the prejudice that members of one race are intrinsically superior to members of other races
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His murder stirred debate on anti-Semitisim in France after police initially refused to consider the case as a hate-crime.
Livni did, however, manage to get a few things right with her next sentence: "The battle against anti-Semitisim is not detached from the battle over our existence, and the global struggle between moderates and extremists.
Even if those wishing to stage the performance had pure intentions, the staging of the play at Notre Dame would appear to endorse or at least acquiesce in a tolerance of an anti-Semitisim whose consequences are only too clear to us.