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or an·ti·sem·i·tism (ăn′tē-sĕm′ĭ-tĭz′əm, ăn′tī-)
1. Hostility toward or prejudice against Jews or Judaism.
2. Discrimination against Jews.
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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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Was Putin really blaming the Jews for corrupting American elections?
Israeli Labor Party lawmaker Itzik Shmuly, who is pushing for a counter bill in the Israeli parliament to criminalize the denial of Nazi collaboration, quipped on Twitter that "the next step of Morawiecki's pathetic project to erase the crimes of the Polish people is probably going to be blaming the Jews for their own Holocaust and presenting the Nazis as victims of the circumstances.
The notorious Daily Stormer, a neo-nazi website, posted an article titled "Netanyahu's son posts awesome meme blaming the Jews for bringing down his Jew father.
He too became elected on an entirely negative message, blaming the Jews, blaming the punitive Versailles Treaty; surrounded by his own bunch of influential, charismatic nutters, he built the Nazi ideology and power base.
Gibson made headlines in 2006 after he was heard blaming the Jews for "all the wars in the world" during a drunken arrest.
Politically correct progressives feel righteously justified in blaming the Jews because they say Israel is an apartheid state; that is not true, of course.
But his 2004 film The Passion of the Christ was also criticised for blaming the Jews for the crucifixion.
At that time in Germany, Hitler was ranting and raving, spreading hatred and blaming the Jews.
Hitler, in particular, exploited the poverty of the depression, blaming the Jews for all the problems.
The Tudman regime failed to acknowledge Croatia's part in the Holocaust and employed a "xenophobic policy toward undesirable 'minorities'" that ultimately sanctioned local acts of antisemitism, blaming the Jews for "all the negative media attention Croatia was getting" internationally for its undemocratic actions at home (p.