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Forget the Clinton emails—the BIG story (89,800 results on Google News as of 11:00 tonight) is that one (1) Trump supporter of the thousands attending his Phoenix rally on Saturday night took the opportunity of the crowd’s chanting “USA! USA!” to yell “Jew-S-A” at the press pen, who seem to have been upset. My own less excited reaction is well expressed by my fellow Jew Joel B. Pollak writing on Breitbart.com: Media Finally Find One Antisemite at a Trump Rally [October 30, 2016]

On my recent visit to the post office in our rural village in Central Pennsylvania, the postal worker, who is a Trump supporter, engaged me in conversation about the American Left. Without any idea of my Jewish background, he expressed wonder that Jews, who in other ways are so accomplished, are so “weird” in their political and social attitudes.

At first, I thought I would make my usual remarks about how Jews harbor obsolete negative attitudes about Christians and. more generally, about white people. But as I figured out that my acquaintance wouldn’t be able to catch the drift, I responded that the Jews he was referring to may be clever on tests, but they’re also unfortunately nuts.

Although I usually read Kevin MacDonald on Jewish attitudes with a sense that he may be overstating his case, his analyses of Jewish support for Hillary’s campaign against Donald Trump cannot do justice to the utter lunacy on display. This madness may indeed defy any attempt to describe it. Whether I’m reading the Forward about the terror that overcomes a self-identified Jewish woman with a Mexican-American baby when her “Trump Nazi nightmare” comes to mind [How Do I Explain My Trump Nazi Nightmare to My Mexican American Daughter?, By Anna Keller,Forward, October 21, 2016 ], a Jewish website deploring the rising tide of anti-Semitism in our universities caused by the Donald’s nomination [Antisemitism and the College Campus] or Bret Stephens [Email him] in the (onetime) conservative Wall Street Journal ranting against Trump for (entirely in Stephens paranoid imagination) reviving the idea of an international Jewish banking conspiracy [The Plot Against America, WSJ, October 17, 2016] I feel I’ve stumbled into the looney bin.

This doesn’t even get us into the subject of the hundreds of millions of dollars that identifiably Jewish donors have raised for “Crooked Hillary.” One particularly munificent donor, Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs, has explicitly forbidden his employees to give anything to the Republican nominee for president. [Goldman Sachs Bans Employees from Donating to Trump, by Lucinda Shen, Fortune, September 6, 2016] Trump apparently terrifies Blankfein, no less than he does Mark Zuckerberg, Barbra Streisand, and the Anti-Defamation League’s Abe Foxman. Foxman, who is no stranger to Leftist hysteria, even insists that when Trump asked supporters raise their right hands and pledge to support him, it was a “fascist gesture” which looked like the ‘Heil Hitler’ salute. (It didn’t.) Maybe Trump should tie his arm down? [Ex-ADL director: Trump pledge ‘is a fascist gesture’, By Eliza Collins, Politico, March 7, 2016]

I’ve literally no idea how Jewish celebrities and multi-millionaires can view Trump as a dangerous anti-Semite. His daughter Ivanka, who is now herself an observant Jew, is married to Jared Kushner, an Orthodox Jew, and one of Trump’s closest advisers. Among Trump’s other advisors and his frequent TV surrogates are other Jews, like investment banker Boris Epshteyn and Trump’s lawyer Mickey Cohen. Perhaps no other American presidential candidate has been so surrounded by Jews—and yet the attacks on him from Jewish quarters as a second Hitler (for some of the neocons he may be the hundredth) just won’t let up.

Nevertheless, let the record show that there are some what we might call “Righteous Jews”—besides me! Two of the three conveners of a Scholars for Trump declaration that has just reached sixty names, are Jewish, Walter Block and myself. (Walter is defending the motion “Libertarians Should Vote For Donald Trump In the Presidential Election” against the appallingly unreasonable ReasonEditor Nick Gillespie [Email him] at New York’s SohoForum on November 1). (Anyone wishing to sign our Scholars For Trump Declaration should email me). And a declaration for Trump that was posted on the American Greatness website, included such Jewish public figures as Michael Ledeen, David Goldman [Spengler] and Robert Weissberg.

Indeed, even the neoconservative icon Norman Podhoretz (unlike his Hillary-leaning son) is openly supporting Trump. Norman explained in a July interview with the New York Post that “Say what you will about Trump, she’s worse.” [Trump is plainly the best bet for the Jews, by Seth Lipsky, July 20, 2016.

Some of Trump’s Jewish supporters are far from friends with each other. The American Greatness webmasters specifically excluded the names of the conveners of our declaration from their listing. Yet there are Jews on both declarations, who obviously don’t regard Trump in the manner of Bret Stephens or Anna Keller of Forward, as a threat to the survival of American Jews.

Although only 19 percent of likely Jewish voters support Trump (roughly the same percentage that went to George W. Bush in 2000), a plurality of Orthodox Jews do. In a poll recently taken at Yeshiva University, 37% of the students declared for Trump, but only 27% for Clinton. [The Orthodox Vote for Trump, by Armin Rosen, Tablet, September 27, 2016]

Let me also note that a group of contrarians, all of whom are probably supporting Trump, meet each month in the basement of an Irish pub in Midtown Manhattan. Peter Brimelow, John Derbyshire, Edwin S. Rubenstein and I have all addressed this coterie that seems equally divided between Jews and Irish. All the attendees however express roughly the same Old Right views, which bring pleasure to my ears. Were my parents still alive, I’ve no doubt they’d be sporting a Trump sign on their lawn in Bridgeport, Connecticut even larger than the one on mine in Elizabethtown, PA.

It may run in families. My brother, who is a prominent physician in Litchfield County, CT (near Peter Brimelow’s residence) and my sister-in-law who is descended from Manhattan’s old German Jewish elite, will likewise be pulling the lever for Trump on November 8. And so will most of my cousins—although not, alas, their children, who are now in their forties and who sound politically (alas) like Jennifer Rubin ,[email her] Max Boot, etc. This may reflect their Jewish and non-Jewish peer groups in their elite universities.

What Jewish and other critics of Trump find the scariest is his determination to deal decisively with illegal immigrants. Although Trump may have toned down his initial stand to deport all illegals, he has promised that if elected he’d deport illegals who’ve committed crimes. He would then defer any decision about other illegals until he’s deported the criminal ones and built a wall to protect our Southern border.

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This has obviously upset Jewish civic and organizational leaders who would like the next president to put illegals on an instant path to citizenship. Motivating these scaremongers, as MacDonald correctly observes, “a concern that a homogeneous White America could ultimately rise up against Jews, as occurred in Hitler’s Germany; and historic antipathy toward Christian Europeans, an outgroup seen exclusively in the context of the Jewish preoccupation with anti-Semitism.”

MacDonald is entirely correct, on the basis of my personal observations, about why Jews remain radicalized on the (cultural but no longer economic) Left. What seems less obvious to me than it may be to MacDonald: whether this political response reflects real Jewish group interests. To me, it shows no rationality—it’s the perpetuation of phobia that no longer in any way corresponds to everyday reality. The fears and antipathies that Jewish leaders exploit arise from a determination to identify as a group enemy those who are objectively on the same side as American Jews, namely traditional white Christians.

Focusing on an invented enemy, as I have argued—see my autobiography Encounters, p. 22-26—may enhance Jewish solidarity in the face of an imaginary threat. But it is also a flight into what for want of a better name is collective psychosis.

Remember that in the 1990s, the present imagined savior of the Jews—a.k.a. the anti-Christian, anti-white presidential candidate—along with hubby Bill, were calling for sterner measures against illegals than those that had been taken under the Bush administration. [1996 Flashback: Bill Clinton Talks Like Trump On Immigration: “We Are A Nation Of Laws” , By Ian Schwartz, RealClearPolitics, May 17, 2016 ]Then Jewish voters who are now fearfully awaiting a second Holocaust if Trump is elected were drooling over the Clintons, despite the fact that Bill was calling for deporting illegals in his State of the Union address in 1996. Jewish voters didn’t seem to mind this view back then when the person who expressed it was characterized in the Main Stream Media as a left-of-center Democrat.

Were the criterion for a threat to Jewish survival then set higher by American Jewish spokesmen and journalists? Has Jewish antipathy for what is perceived as the dominant group actually increased? Or is this merely part of overall intensifying Cultural Marxist totalitarianism as the goal of Electing A New People comes in sight?

Paul Gottfried [ email him ] is a retired Professor of Humanities at Elizabethtown College, PA. He is the author of Multiculturalism and the Politics of Guilt and The Strange Death of MarxismHis most recent book is Leo Strauss and the Conservative Movement in America.

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  1. Jason Liu says:

    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don’t feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism — but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged — and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

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    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don’t feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me).
     
    People are always fighting the last war, unfortunately. So American Jews are very concerned with Neo-Nazis, David Dukes, and other throwbacks of the 70s and 80s, and not very in tune with the current deadly threat of Muslim antisemitism.

    There is also nothing short of what must be a conspiracy to keep people from understanding the true history of Arab and Muslim treatment of Jews. Most American Jews are not aware that there were huge deadly anti-Jewish pogroms in Arab countries and Iran in the 1800s, and that one million Jews were ethnically cleansed from these countries after 1948. Many are barely aware of the genocidal anti-Jewish rhetoric preached in Saudi-funded mosques throughout the world. This is the kind of thing that the media ought to be paying a lot of attention to, but the latest Kardashian outfit is more important, apparently.
    , @HdC
    Definitely not Holocaust II, but Holocaust 6, 7, or even 8 (I lost count). Surprised? Check out the New York Times archives for the appropriate references.

    For all the Jewish "brilliance", they are the only humans who befoul their own nest ie. the country they live in. Even the dumbest mature mammals don't do that. HdC
    , @Reg Cæsar

    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable.
     
    Pogroms and mass slaughter are not an Anglo-Saxon thing. The few in America were used on blacks, not Jews.

    We're more into covenants, and turning ships away.
    , @Karl
    > Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are

    could it be that The Forward doesn't get (much to Jane Eisner's chagrin, I'm sure) to speak for "the Jews"?

    , @laura r
    care to comment on richard spencers circus pony act? the media is running away w/this. you started the alternative right, please speak out. richard was either careless or did this on purpose. radix can be upsetting and reflects the true RS. inviting the girl w/the nazi hat was no accident, the salute at the end was not a toast. another mark against trump and nationalism.
    , @laura r
    jewish people over identify w/the other. they can not see apples from pears, its an audomatic response. european jews are not somolian/syrian migrants, they are not running away from poland. the NYT's spins this 24/7. i am insulted by the jewish shill media.
    , @Andre
    "Pathological sense of altruism;" very interesting.
    , @Art
    Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism

    Please --- the political support for blacks and other minorities by Jews, is purely just that -- political. There is nothing altruistic about it.

    The Little Jews may feel good about themselves - but they and the Big Jews know the score - political power.

    Peace --- Art
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  2. biz says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don’t feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me).

    People are always fighting the last war, unfortunately. So American Jews are very concerned with Neo-Nazis, David Dukes, and other throwbacks of the 70s and 80s, and not very in tune with the current deadly threat of Muslim antisemitism.

    There is also nothing short of what must be a conspiracy to keep people from understanding the true history of Arab and Muslim treatment of Jews. Most American Jews are not aware that there were huge deadly anti-Jewish pogroms in Arab countries and Iran in the 1800s, and that one million Jews were ethnically cleansed from these countries after 1948. Many are barely aware of the genocidal anti-Jewish rhetoric preached in Saudi-funded mosques throughout the world. This is the kind of thing that the media ought to be paying a lot of attention to, but the latest Kardashian outfit is more important, apparently.

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  3. Sad. A pity that for so many Jews, America will always be The Ukraine circa 1880, with the Cossacks about to sweep down into the shtetl. For these Jews, merely substitute “Conservative Republican” for “Cossack” and the election of a Republican is a pogrom in the making.

    There are far too many Lloyd Blankfeins and far too few Paul Gottfrieds within the Jewish community.

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  4. HdC says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    Definitely not Holocaust II, but Holocaust 6, 7, or even 8 (I lost count). Surprised? Check out the New York Times archives for the appropriate references.

    For all the Jewish “brilliance”, they are the only humans who befoul their own nest ie. the country they live in. Even the dumbest mature mammals don’t do that. HdC

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    Squirrels foul their nests repeatedly.
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  5. @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable.

    Pogroms and mass slaughter are not an Anglo-Saxon thing. The few in America were used on blacks, not Jews.

    We’re more into covenants, and turning ships away.

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    "The Bishop is sorry to hear that Miss Huddle has a headache. He is issuing orders that no firearms shall be used near the house; any killing that is necessary on the premises will be done with cold steel. The Bishop does not see why a man should not be a gentleman as well as a Christian."
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  6. Dan Hayes says:

    Regarding the Jews, I’ve always thought it can be succinctly summed up this way:

    How can a people so smart be so stupid!

    Smart (Nobel Laureates, world champion chess players, etc, etc). Stupid (self-destructive politics, etc, etc).

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  7. Anonymous says: • Disclaimer

    “One particularly munificent donor, Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs, has explicitly forbidden his employees to give anything to the Republican nominee for president.”

    Is that even legal? Couldn’t (and shouldn’t) his employees sue for violating their basic rights? What business does an employer have in telling their employees who they can support? Wasn’t that one of the reasons for making the ballot box private (which some unions have had to get slapped around over before they learned)?

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  8. Anonymous says: • Disclaimer

    “…a concern that a homogeneous White America could ultimately rise up… ”

    What’s so depressingly sad about the whole thing is how, by condemning Trump, by trying to destroy white America through illegal immigration, by attacking Christmas and Christianity, etc, that they completely create the risk of bringing about the very things they’re so terrified could happen. Is this so hard to see? White Christian Americans behavior towards them has probably been one of the highest support and acceptance rates towards any outgroup anywhere in history, and instead of simply being appreciative or even just peacefully accepting it, some have been abusing the kindness as a tool try to strike down the very group that’s been so accepting of them out of a misguided idea that, ‘we’ll cut them down first before they might attack us’. It’s insane.

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    Indeed so. You might say that the tendency is their greatest tragedy as a tribe. So hard to let go of old habits. Despite their vaunted intelligence, they can't seem to help themselves, with the exception of a few enlightened souls such as Mr Gottfried.

    So much effort is being directed at controlling--and ultimately dispossessing--Anglo-American males, the very people who saved their (kosher) bacon in WW2. It almost doesn't seem logical. What if Anglo-American males figure it out one day?

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    "...a concern that a homogeneous White America could ultimately rise up... "

    What's so depressingly sad about the whole thing is how, by condemning Trump, by trying to destroy white America through illegal immigration, by attacking Christmas and Christianity, etc, that they completely create the risk of bringing about the very things they're so terrified could happen. Is this so hard to see? White Christian Americans behavior towards them has probably been one of the highest support and acceptance rates towards any outgroup anywhere in history, and instead of simply being appreciative or even just peacefully accepting it, some have been abusing the kindness as a tool try to strike down the very group that's been so accepting of them out of a misguided idea that, 'we'll cut them down first before they might attack us'. It's insane.

    Indeed so. You might say that the tendency is their greatest tragedy as a tribe. So hard to let go of old habits. Despite their vaunted intelligence, they can’t seem to help themselves, with the exception of a few enlightened souls such as Mr Gottfried.

    So much effort is being directed at controlling–and ultimately dispossessing–Anglo-American males, the very people who saved their (kosher) bacon in WW2. It almost doesn’t seem logical. What if Anglo-American males figure it out one day?

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  10. FKA Max says:

    The most Righteous one of them all, in my opinion, is Mr. Ron Unz.

    He published Professor MacDonald twice before the election. That takes guts!

    http://www.unz.com/author/kevin-macdonald/

    He provides this incredible and indispensable website, without which Mr. Sailer and all the other Alt Right/Dissident Right writers could not do the amazing jobs they all have been doing.

    He supports the Alt Right/Dissident Right financially, and takes flak for it, which is probably the most important and admirable thing one can do:
    Overseers Candidate Donates to ‘Quasi-White Nationalist’ Group

    http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2016/4/14/ron-unz-donations/

    As I commented a few months ago here on the Unz Review:

    The technology/mindset to successfully tap these deposits/reserves with, is a mysterious and magical formula. Akin to discovering the Holy Grail. I feel Mr. Unz is one of the very few people close to discovering/formulating it. Peter Thiel is another person on the right(eous) path.

    http://www.unz.com/runz/when-viacom-ceo-philippe-dauman-still-had-an-iq-of-260/#comment-1525753

    Thank you, Mr. Unz, from the bottom of my heart. You and Peter Thiel are true American Patriots.

    Entrepreneur Peter Thiel speaks to RNC

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    FKA MAX,

    Seconded.

    Ron Unz deserves every single one of your accolades.

    He truly is the Righteous one of them all!
    , @Seneca
    I also second your comments!

    Long live Mr. Unz and Mr. Thiel too!

    IMO they are both true patriots.
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  11. Dan Hayes says:
    @FKA Max
    The most Righteous one of them all, in my opinion, is Mr. Ron Unz.

    He published Professor MacDonald twice before the election. That takes guts!

    http://www.unz.com/author/kevin-macdonald/

    He provides this incredible and indispensable website, without which Mr. Sailer and all the other Alt Right/Dissident Right writers could not do the amazing jobs they all have been doing.

    He supports the Alt Right/Dissident Right financially, and takes flak for it, which is probably the most important and admirable thing one can do:
    Overseers Candidate Donates to ‘Quasi-White Nationalist’ Group
    http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2016/4/14/ron-unz-donations/

    As I commented a few months ago here on the Unz Review:

    The technology/mindset to successfully tap these deposits/reserves with, is a mysterious and magical formula. Akin to discovering the Holy Grail. I feel Mr. Unz is one of the very few people close to discovering/formulating it. Peter Thiel is another person on the right(eous) path.
     
    - http://www.unz.com/runz/when-viacom-ceo-philippe-dauman-still-had-an-iq-of-260/#comment-1525753

    Thank you, Mr. Unz, from the bottom of my heart. You and Peter Thiel are true American Patriots.

    Entrepreneur Peter Thiel speaks to RNC

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9RPNa5dhCM

    FKA MAX,

    Seconded.

    Ron Unz deserves every single one of your accolades.

    He truly is the Righteous one of them all!

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  12. Karl says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    > Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are

    could it be that The Forward doesn’t get (much to Jane Eisner’s chagrin, I’m sure) to speak for “the Jews”?

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    The Forward can not say to speak for all Jews. There are many strains of Jew and one Torah. The rest is details.

    A struggle for Jews is how to explain historical bad actions to offspring. Do not speak ill we are told, do not admit we are told. Until we bare our souls to man as we to to G_d there will be no peace. We do not say we are perfect and we must admit we are imperfect as that is humanity.
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  13. 5371 says:
    @Reg Cæsar

    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable.
     
    Pogroms and mass slaughter are not an Anglo-Saxon thing. The few in America were used on blacks, not Jews.

    We're more into covenants, and turning ships away.

    “The Bishop is sorry to hear that Miss Huddle has a headache. He is issuing orders that no firearms shall be used near the house; any killing that is necessary on the premises will be done with cold steel. The Bishop does not see why a man should not be a gentleman as well as a Christian.”

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  14. @HdC
    Definitely not Holocaust II, but Holocaust 6, 7, or even 8 (I lost count). Surprised? Check out the New York Times archives for the appropriate references.

    For all the Jewish "brilliance", they are the only humans who befoul their own nest ie. the country they live in. Even the dumbest mature mammals don't do that. HdC

    Squirrels foul their nests repeatedly.

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  15. Anonymous says: • Disclaimer

    Jewish voters didn’t seem to mind this view back then when the person who expressed it was characterized in the Main Stream Media as a left-of-center Democrat.

    The zeitgeist of 1996 and 2016 is very different.

    While the economic left was made to die (you’d suppose it didn’t die of natural causes, wouldn’t you?), it has become shameful to remember countries have borders and not all can pass them freely in the entire West (where “West” means also Australia).
    For whites, all but being ashamed of their identity has become a shame.

    In 1996, your middle school teacher of literature would be embarrassed for you if you expressed your belief in the superiority of white culture to black, while the class would keep silent.
    In 2016, teachers and at least one third schoolmates would jump on you.
    All cultures have the same value, or, alternatively, white culture is the lower one.

    Do you see superiority of any kind in Rachmaninov’s concertos as compared to drum beating?
    Congratulations: you are a racist, and a white supremacist.

    In 1996 democracy was near its expiration date; in 2016 it is allowedly past it.

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  16. De Gaulle says:
    @Karl
    > Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are

    could it be that The Forward doesn't get (much to Jane Eisner's chagrin, I'm sure) to speak for "the Jews"?

    The Forward can not say to speak for all Jews. There are many strains of Jew and one Torah. The rest is details.

    A struggle for Jews is how to explain historical bad actions to offspring. Do not speak ill we are told, do not admit we are told. Until we bare our souls to man as we to to G_d there will be no peace. We do not say we are perfect and we must admit we are imperfect as that is humanity.

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  17. Svigor says:

    I was glad to see this story start with the proper context.

    The big Jewish story is:

    71% voted for Clinton (second only to blacks)
    99.98% (real number) of the Hollywood money went to Clinton
    Jews are the brains of the Democrat party
    Most of the political money going to Democrats in presidential elections comes from Jews
    Big Media is heavily Jewish at the top, and conducted an unprecedented scorched Earth campaign against Trump
    Big Media Jews were in lockstep against Trump, frothing at the mouth.
    Prominent Jews were in lockstep against Trump, frothing at the mouth.
    Prominent Jews repeatedly played the “ANTI-SEMITISM!!!” card against Trump

    The really small story is:

    Some insignificant* Jews supported Trump. *At the big-picture level, Paul. You know I love you.

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism — but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged — and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    Laughable. Truly laughable. Jews have a tendency to do this, to try to glom on to Christianity’s mojo when it suits their purposes. More opposite the truth, than true.

    “The little guy,” lol. I can definitely agree with one thing: if there’s a class of “little guy” that the Jews are “altruistically” supporting, you can bet they are rather distant, and aren’t the ones Jews are feeding on, or the ones who can compete with Jews.

    The thing people miss is that Jews have been around for thousands of years. You don’t stick around as a distinct group (as a diaspora group!) that long by playing nice and assimilating.

    This is not some big mystery. It’s completely expected.

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    Not all the Jews supporting Trump were insignificant. Carl Icahn, Sheldon Adelson, and Steve Wynn are billionaires. Stephen Miller's help on policy and speech writing was pretty significant. Apparently son-in-law Jared Kushner was one of Trump's closest advisors during the campaign. Etc.
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  18. Svigor says:

    How could I forget the open-borders oligarch class? Forbes 400 is at least 35% Jewish, rabidly pro-open-borders, and overwhelmingly anti-Trump.

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  19. Rehmat says:

    Sorry Mr. Gottfried the “righteous” American Jews I noticed during the US election charade like Steve Lendman, Roger Tucker, and a few others – but your friend Pollak is not among them. In fact anyone who contributes to Israeli propaganda filth Breitbart.com cannot be “righteous” Jew or Christian.

    “You cannot be objective when it comes to right and wrong. And Israel is the right. So, I’m a biased journalist, and I’m having a great time doing that,” Andrew Breitbart speaking at the Republican Jewish Coalition event in 2001.

    Andrew Breitbart, Republican Jewish media moghul from Los Angeles, collapsed and died while walking near his Westwood home. He was 43. His family and his Jewish lawyer said that Andrew died of natural cause. However, according to the Daily Mail Reporter (March 3, 2012), many Zionist bloggers believe Andrew Breitbart was killed on president Obama’s orders.

    “Andrew Breitbart’s untimely death has sparked wild conspiracy theories that the publisher was murdered on the President’s orders,” says DMR.

    Breitbart.com was named to honor the “proud Zionist Jew” Andrew Breitbart.

    https://rehmat1.com/2012/03/07/who-killed-the-proud-jew-andrew-breitbart/

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    "Many Zionist bloggers believe." Whoa. Irrefutable proof.
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  20. Ben Frank says:

    And why are Jewish Americans so in love with Muslim immigration?

    Another commentator paraphrased Voltaire:
    “I disapprove of your coming to America to kill me, but I will defend to the death your right to do it. “

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    One doesn't need a PhD to solve your puzzle.

    American Organized Jewry loves Muslim immigrants because they don't want Israeli Mossad false flags pinned on Christians or Jews.

    For example, Russian REN-TV aired a new short film recently blaming Jews for committing the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

    The film is claimed to be an updated version of a 2012 film which blamed Jews for committing various disasters such as the Sinking of the Titanic, a Rockefeller-Morgan conspiracy in order to create an international crisis, Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 (here), and the 9/11.

    The film claims that Muslim Arabs were unjustly blamed for the September 11, 2001 attacks. Watch below an interview with Zionist prime minister Ehud Barak below showing the pre-knowledge of what is going to happen to Iraq, Libya, Syria, and Iran in the future.

    The commentators said the film was made to prove what is happening in the world today is exactly as predicted in the notorious The Protocols of the Elders of Zion published in Russia in 1903, which purports to be the leaked master plan for Jewish world domination.....

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/08/23/russian-tv-jews-did-911/
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  21. Rehmat says:
    @Ben Frank
    And why are Jewish Americans so in love with Muslim immigration?

    Another commentator paraphrased Voltaire:
    "I disapprove of your coming to America to kill me, but I will defend to the death your right to do it. "

    One doesn’t need a PhD to solve your puzzle.

    American Organized Jewry loves Muslim immigrants because they don’t want Israeli Mossad false flags pinned on Christians or Jews.

    For example, Russian REN-TV aired a new short film recently blaming Jews for committing the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001.

    The film is claimed to be an updated version of a 2012 film which blamed Jews for committing various disasters such as the Sinking of the Titanic, a Rockefeller-Morgan conspiracy in order to create an international crisis, Chernobyl nuclear disaster in 1986 (here), and the 9/11.

    The film claims that Muslim Arabs were unjustly blamed for the September 11, 2001 attacks. Watch below an interview with Zionist prime minister Ehud Barak below showing the pre-knowledge of what is going to happen to Iraq, Libya, Syria, and Iran in the future.

    The commentators said the film was made to prove what is happening in the world today is exactly as predicted in the notorious The Protocols of the Elders of Zion published in Russia in 1903, which purports to be the leaked master plan for Jewish world domination…..

    https://rehmat1.com/2016/08/23/russian-tv-jews-did-911/

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  22. Dave Pinsen says: • Website
    @Svigor
    I was glad to see this story start with the proper context.

    The big Jewish story is:

    71% voted for Clinton (second only to blacks)
    99.98% (real number) of the Hollywood money went to Clinton
    Jews are the brains of the Democrat party
    Most of the political money going to Democrats in presidential elections comes from Jews
    Big Media is heavily Jewish at the top, and conducted an unprecedented scorched Earth campaign against Trump
    Big Media Jews were in lockstep against Trump, frothing at the mouth.
    Prominent Jews were in lockstep against Trump, frothing at the mouth.
    Prominent Jews repeatedly played the "ANTI-SEMITISM!!!" card against Trump

    The really small story is:

    Some insignificant* Jews supported Trump. *At the big-picture level, Paul. You know I love you.

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism — but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged — and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?
     
    Laughable. Truly laughable. Jews have a tendency to do this, to try to glom on to Christianity's mojo when it suits their purposes. More opposite the truth, than true.

    "The little guy," lol. I can definitely agree with one thing: if there's a class of "little guy" that the Jews are "altruistically" supporting, you can bet they are rather distant, and aren't the ones Jews are feeding on, or the ones who can compete with Jews.

    The thing people miss is that Jews have been around for thousands of years. You don't stick around as a distinct group (as a diaspora group!) that long by playing nice and assimilating.

    This is not some big mystery. It's completely expected.

    Not all the Jews supporting Trump were insignificant. Carl Icahn, Sheldon Adelson, and Steve Wynn are billionaires. Stephen Miller’s help on policy and speech writing was pretty significant. Apparently son-in-law Jared Kushner was one of Trump’s closest advisors during the campaign. Etc.

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  23. Seneca says:
    @FKA Max
    The most Righteous one of them all, in my opinion, is Mr. Ron Unz.

    He published Professor MacDonald twice before the election. That takes guts!

    http://www.unz.com/author/kevin-macdonald/

    He provides this incredible and indispensable website, without which Mr. Sailer and all the other Alt Right/Dissident Right writers could not do the amazing jobs they all have been doing.

    He supports the Alt Right/Dissident Right financially, and takes flak for it, which is probably the most important and admirable thing one can do:
    Overseers Candidate Donates to ‘Quasi-White Nationalist’ Group
    http://www.thecrimson.com/article/2016/4/14/ron-unz-donations/

    As I commented a few months ago here on the Unz Review:

    The technology/mindset to successfully tap these deposits/reserves with, is a mysterious and magical formula. Akin to discovering the Holy Grail. I feel Mr. Unz is one of the very few people close to discovering/formulating it. Peter Thiel is another person on the right(eous) path.
     
    - http://www.unz.com/runz/when-viacom-ceo-philippe-dauman-still-had-an-iq-of-260/#comment-1525753

    Thank you, Mr. Unz, from the bottom of my heart. You and Peter Thiel are true American Patriots.

    Entrepreneur Peter Thiel speaks to RNC

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z9RPNa5dhCM

    I also second your comments!

    Long live Mr. Unz and Mr. Thiel too!

    IMO they are both true patriots.

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  24. lavoisier says: • Website

    I love Paul Gottfried for many reasons. But he is a voice crying in the wilderness, imploring far too many members of his tribe to stop being so destructive to a nation they should call their home.

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  25. laura r says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    care to comment on richard spencers circus pony act? the media is running away w/this. you started the alternative right, please speak out. richard was either careless or did this on purpose. radix can be upsetting and reflects the true RS. inviting the girl w/the nazi hat was no accident, the salute at the end was not a toast. another mark against trump and nationalism.

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    National socialism is not nationalism. Take it from there.
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  26. laura r says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    jewish people over identify w/the other. they can not see apples from pears, its an audomatic response. european jews are not somolian/syrian migrants, they are not running away from poland. the NYT’s spins this 24/7. i am insulted by the jewish shill media.

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  27. Ace says:
    @Rehmat
    Sorry Mr. Gottfried the "righteous" American Jews I noticed during the US election charade like Steve Lendman, Roger Tucker, and a few others - but your friend Pollak is not among them. In fact anyone who contributes to Israeli propaganda filth Breitbart.com cannot be "righteous" Jew or Christian.

    “You cannot be objective when it comes to right and wrong. And Israel is the right. So, I’m a biased journalist, and I’m having a great time doing that,” Andrew Breitbart speaking at the Republican Jewish Coalition event in 2001.

    Andrew Breitbart, Republican Jewish media moghul from Los Angeles, collapsed and died while walking near his Westwood home. He was 43. His family and his Jewish lawyer said that Andrew died of natural cause. However, according to the Daily Mail Reporter (March 3, 2012), many Zionist bloggers believe Andrew Breitbart was killed on president Obama’s orders.

    “Andrew Breitbart’s untimely death has sparked wild conspiracy theories that the publisher was murdered on the President’s orders,” says DMR.

    Breitbart.com was named to honor the "proud Zionist Jew" Andrew Breitbart.

    https://rehmat1.com/2012/03/07/who-killed-the-proud-jew-andrew-breitbart/

    “Many Zionist bloggers believe.” Whoa. Irrefutable proof.

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  28. Ace says:
    @laura r
    care to comment on richard spencers circus pony act? the media is running away w/this. you started the alternative right, please speak out. richard was either careless or did this on purpose. radix can be upsetting and reflects the true RS. inviting the girl w/the nazi hat was no accident, the salute at the end was not a toast. another mark against trump and nationalism.

    National socialism is not nationalism. Take it from there.

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  29. jack ryan says: • Website

    It’s a rough subject, pretty much a taboo subject.

    We’ve tried to write about this rough subject in a fair way at OD.

    We note that Jewish people are like other people, only more so.

    Just as Black Kenyan men tend to be rather good at long distancing running events (17 out of the last 20 Chicago marathon winners were Black Kenyan runners), Americans Jews, Jews outside of Israel in the Jewish Diaspora tend to be good and rather not so good in other areas.

    One area that American Jews are “not so good” is in the curtail area of mass immigration to the USA/Western Europe/Australia – the West.

    The Jews are overwhelmingly terrible F- on immigration, including supporting virtual limitless mass Muslim immigration, migration invasions to the West – anyone who disagrees is smeared and marginalized as an Evil Nazi who is the same as the evil nativists in the 1940s who wouldn’t accept Jews fleeing the Holocaust.

    We noted that American Jewish congressman and US Senators all receive failing immigration grades from NumbersUSA

    http://www.occidentaldissent.com/2010/12/20/yes-virginia-jews-suck-on-immigration/

    My recommendation is just to accept this very unpleasant truth and be positive and work with decent Jewish Americans who are good at other things.

    Just as we wouldn’t bet the family house that some 250 lbs “Good Ol Boy” from Alabama is going to defeat the best Black Kenyan runner in a marathon race, we expect the worst from American Jews on immigration.

    We’re not gong to kill these idiot/traitor American Jews for their insane, traitorous immigration views/policies, we ‘re just not going to let them dictate our immigration policies.

    Would Jews in Israel allow White gentile Americans to dictate open borders, mass Muslim immigration to Israel?

    Of course not.

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  30. Andre says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    “Pathological sense of altruism;” very interesting.

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  31. BTampa says:

    As a whole – they are doing America far more harm than good.

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  32. I strongly agree with the author on this subject. For a long, and quite good, article on the subject, see “High Noon to Midnight: Why Current Immigration Policy Dooms American Jewry” by Stephen Steinlight. This article is recommended reading for all Americans on immigration (Jews and non-Jews).

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  33. Art says:
    @Jason Liu
    I find the odds of a homogeneous white America enacting Holocaust II to be outlandish and improbable. If anything Jews are more likely to suffer in a society with many non-whites who don't feel guilty or care about anti-semitism (i.e. Me). Jews have thrived almost entirely in white, western countries, with Jews elsewhere being marginalized or expelled by other peoples. Would the highly intelligent Jews on the academic left really make such a flawed assessment of their situation?

    There was another recent article in Forward that states Judaism is the religion of rooting for victims, sympathizing with the little guy, etc. Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism -- but only for those they perceived to be disadvantaged -- and therefore go to such extremes to elevate them and denigrate the advantaged?

    Could it be that Jews are simply afflicted with a pathological sense of altruism

    Please — the political support for blacks and other minorities by Jews, is purely just that — political. There is nothing altruistic about it.

    The Little Jews may feel good about themselves – but they and the Big Jews know the score – political power.

    Peace — Art

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  34. The bigger question is: why do the productive societies of the world spend any time on the neurosis of the parasites.

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